Beets tied up with string and lying on a grey brown wooden table

Kanji

October 9, 2018 smitsa 0

Ever tried kanji ? It is an Indian fermented beverage which has an extremely strong flavour. For some it is the Indian version of kombucha. […]

Green tea in a black bowl with a clear glass cup of the beverage next to it.

The Promise Of Green Tea

September 30, 2018 smitsa 0

Green tea has become one of the most popular beverages consumed globally with about 120 ml in volume drunk by virtually everybody, every year (Graham, 1992) […]

Chaga mushroom (inonotus obliquus) on white background

Chaga – A Mushroom for 2018

December 11, 2017 smitsa 1

One of the developing trends for foods and beverages in particular may well reside with the chaga mushroom. Chaga (Inonotus obliquus) is particularly interesting at […]

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Kava Kava

November 29, 2017 smitsa 0

Kava Kava or to many of us don’t need to name it twice, just kava is the Polynesian plant with the intoxicating powers. It is […]

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Ochratoxin A

November 1, 2017 smitsa 0

Ochratoxin A (OTA) is a mycotoxin. It is a well-known nephrotoxic agent and has been associated with fatal human kidney disease, referred to as Balkan Endemic […]