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Coconut blossom sugar- article in the hindu metroplus

It may have the same calorific count as refined sugar, but in nutrition the prettily-named coconut blossom sugar is far healthier   I like sugar in my mug of coffee. I can’t bear the thought of drinking the brew unsweetened. Hence, I am always on the lookout for natural sugars to use in place of […]

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Soursop fruit

http://www.thehindu.com/features/an-experiment-with-fruit/article7134270.ece On a windy evening at the Coimbatore Golf Club I was introduced to M. R. Chinnasamy. And he asked me if I had heard of the Soursop fruit. I actually had and so he offered to send me one from his next yield. Soursop is the fruit of the Graviola tree. I was curious […]

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Cold pressed oils- article in the hindu

http://www.thehindu.com/features/metroplus/Food/cold-comfort/article7109236.ece Cooking oils come with a variety of benefits and flavours. And if they are cold pressed, they are even healthier. A little over a decade ago, there was a shift in the use of cooking oils. Traditional oils were passed over for the then new entrant, sunflower oil. It jostled for space on the […]

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