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Is it true that some products cannot be combined

About why you can’t drink herring with milk, whether vitamins from different foods are at war with each other and what you can’t eat with meat.

Some foods are said to not be eaten together. Allegedly, milk with pickles brings indigestion, fruit for dessert is harmful, and whole grain bread should be eaten separately from everything. Lists of incompatible products are growing and multiplying. We did not dare to try dangerous combinations on ourselves (suddenly it’s really impossible) and asked a specialist. Continue reading

All About Beans

Legumes – seeds of legumes – the main sources of protein of plant origin. Also an excellent source of protein for vegetarians are nuts, seeds and cheese. Legumes in combination with grain serve as the basis for vegetarian nutrition. The benefits of beans are that, along with a high protein content, they are low in fat, they are rich in fiber and iron, B vitamins, and useful minerals.

Beans contain 25-40% of high-grade protein, and therefore their main value lies in the ability to easily replace meat products. Beans are the most important product not only for vegetarians, but also for those people who are contraindicated in the meat diet for health reasons. For better assimilation of beans by the body, as well as reducing cooking time, it is necessary to soak them in water for a while (preferably at night) before cooking, and combine the finished bean dishes with tomatoes, lemon juice and herbs. Continue reading

Is it true that some products cannot be combined
About why you can’t drink herring with milk, whether vitamins from different foods are at war with each other and what you can’t eat with meat. Some foods are said…

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