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Green tea and chickpea soup

With winter upon us, here’s a delicious recipe for green tea and chickpea soup that will nourish you and promote good health. From Top With Cinnamon. Green tea, chickpeas and kale supply first-class nutrition. Healing Green Tea & Chickpea Soup with Garlic Tortilla Triangles INGREDIENTS 2 cups vegetable or chicken stock 2 small carrots, sliced […]

Green tea chocolate

Green tea chocolate! Different, delicious and healthy – combining all the health virtues of chocolate and green tea. The Just One Cookbook offers a step-by-step video on how to make green tea chocolate. In addition to chocolate, matcha – a green tea leaf powder, is used. As an article in The San Francisco Chronicle points out, […]

Chinese Starbucks feature green tea Frappuccino

Chinese Starbucks feature green tea Frappuccino,® according to an article in The Daily Mail. The Starbucks in China are offering up a green tea Frappuccino topped by sweetened whole kernels of red beans. Frappuccino is a name trademarked by Starbucks for a beverage made with coffee or tea and blended with ice and other ingredients. Green […]

Green tea promotes healthy runners

Green tea promotes healthy runners, according to a new study. The study, by David Niemann, Ph.D. and six other authors, examined the consumption of green tea and blueberry polyphenols and its impact on the ability of hard-training runners to resist upper respiratory infections. Other studies have indicated that hard-training runners are susceptible to upper respiratory […]

Green Tea for World Heart Day

An Indian cardiologist recommends drinking green tea for World Heart Day, and throughout the year. Quoted by the Indo-Asian News Service in New Delhi, Anil Bansal, chief cardiologist at Columbia Asia Hospital in the city of Gurgaon, India, extolled the benefits of green tea for heart health. He recommends Indian tea drinkers switch from black to […]

Green tea polyphenols market growing

Is the global green tea polyphenols market growing? Yes, according to Grandview Research, Inc., which issued a market research report on the overall global market for tea polyphenols. Green tea polyphenols accounted for more than 70 percent of the global tea polyphenols market and was also the fastest growing segment. Green tea polyphenols are expected […]

Supermodel swears by green tea

A supermodel swears by green tea as one of her seven body secrets in the current issue of Marie Claire. In “Seven Perfect Body Secrets Supermodel Missy Rayder Swears By,” Rayder reports drinking “cups and cups of green tea – all the time.” Rayder says she especially drinks green tea after flying, to “de-puff.” Rayder […]