Galanga: properties and uses in the kitchen – Easy and Simple Home Cooking Recipes

  Hello Cocinacas! Do you know the galangal? Also known as galangal or blue ginger, it is a spice that belongs to the same family. It stands out for its important beneficial properties for health and its potential culinary and medicinal uses. Therefore, today we want you to know what its traditional uses are, its… Continue reading Galanga: properties and uses in the kitchen – Easy and Simple Home Cooking Recipes

Physalis: what it is, properties and uses in the kitchen – Easy and Simple Home Cooking Recipes

  Hello Cocinacas! Today we want to introduce you to an exotic fruit called Physalis. It is still not very well known in Spain but during its seasonal months (from August to November) it can be found in the markets. We want you to know it because it is a fruit that stands out for… Continue reading Physalis: what it is, properties and uses in the kitchen – Easy and Simple Home Cooking Recipes

Gooseberries: properties and uses in the kitchen – Easy and Simple Home Cooking Recipes

  Hello Cocinacas! Today we want to talk to you about currants, a type of red fruit that has many healthy properties and that are very versatile in the kitchen, since they can be used in many recipes. As you know, through our food section we want to introduce you to all those that we… Continue reading Gooseberries: properties and uses in the kitchen – Easy and Simple Home Cooking Recipes

Rooibos: properties and uses in the kitchen – Easy and Simple Home Cooking Recipes

  Hello Cocinacas! Did you know that rooibos is not a tea? It is popularly called that, but actually in an infusion. Its properties make it a very beneficial drink for health and in the kitchen it has proven to be an excellent ingredient with which to enhance flavors. Through this reading, you will discover… Continue reading Rooibos: properties and uses in the kitchen – Easy and Simple Home Cooking Recipes

Rooibos: properties and uses in the kitchen – Easy and Simple Home Cooking Recipes

   Did you know that rooibos is not a tea? It is popularly called that, but actually in an infusion. Its properties make it a very beneficial drink for health and in the kitchen it has proven to be an excellent ingredient with which to enhance flavors. Through this reading, you will discover why rooibos… Continue reading Rooibos: properties and uses in the kitchen – Easy and Simple Home Cooking Recipes

Amaranth: superfood, properties and uses in the kitchen – Easy and Simple Home Cooking Recipes

   Have you ever heard of amaranth? It is considered a superfood due to its fantastic properties. These seeds are very similar to those of quinoa, but smaller and with a high nutritional value. Today we will tell you where this food comes from, what are the benefits it brings and we will give you… Continue reading Amaranth: superfood, properties and uses in the kitchen – Easy and Simple Home Cooking Recipes

The tigernut: what it is, properties and uses in the kitchen – Easy and simple Home Cooking Recipes

You may know tigernut because it is the main ingredient with which horchata is made. However, what you may not know is that it is part of the so-called superfoods due to its excellent nutritional properties. Today we will tell you in more detail what tigernut is, the benefits it brings to health and the… Continue reading The tigernut: what it is, properties and uses in the kitchen – Easy and simple Home Cooking Recipes

Medlars: what they are, properties and uses in the kitchen – Easy and simple Home Cooking Recipes

Today we want to talk to you about medlars, also known as merlas in some areas. They are an orange fruit, with excellent properties and health benefits. In addition, they turn out to be very versatile in the kitchen, so it is worth knowing more about them and enjoying all their flavor in spring. Knowing… Continue reading Medlars: what they are, properties and uses in the kitchen – Easy and simple Home Cooking Recipes

Bluefin tuna: how to fish, properties and uses in the kitchen – Easy and simple Home Cooking Recipes

  Hello Coccineas! Today we want to talk to you about bluefin tuna, one of the healthiest fish and that for many centuries has been a prominent food in the Mediterranean diet. In addition to its excellent properties, we will teach you how to differentiate it from other species of tuna and the gastronomic importance… Continue reading Bluefin tuna: how to fish, properties and uses in the kitchen – Easy and simple Home Cooking Recipes

Lime, citrus fruit with healthy properties

  Lime is a citrus fruit rich in vitamin C, antioxidants, and other nutrients. Discover all the benefits that this citrus brings us. What is lime? The lime (Citrus aurantifolia) is a citrus fruit of the genus Citrus and that belongs to the Rutáceas family. In addition, this exotic fruit is very aromatic. It is… Continue reading Lime, citrus fruit with healthy properties