New York Style Cheesecake Recipe

Written by Gary Gresham


New York style cheesecake recipes are made with a combination of cream cheese and Italian cheese cakes made with ricotta cheese. Inrepparttar early 1920's, this particular silky style of cream cheese was developed inrepparttar 141642 New York area. New York style cheesecake recipes were introduced by Jewish delicatessens in New York City. Arnold Reuben Jr., owner ofrepparttar 141643 legendary Turf Restaurant at 49th and Broadway in New York City and a descendant of immigrants from Germany, claimed his family developedrepparttar 141644 first cream cheese cake recipe. Reubenís cheesecake was so good, it won a Gold Metal atrepparttar 141645 1929 Worldís Fair. The superior qualities that make Reubenís classic New York style cheesecake are a graham cracker crust, a creamy texture, and distinct lemon flavor that is firm but light in density. Below you will find his Classic New York Style Cheesecake recipe. Classic New York Cheesecake Crust: Heavily coat 10-inch spring form pan with cooking spray 1 1/2 cups commercial graham cracker crumbs 5 Tbsp. butter 1 tsp. honey 1/4 cup sugar Mix ingredients together with hands until well blended and crumbs appear moist. Pour into pan. With hands, spread evenly acrossrepparttar 141646 bottom and pat down firmly. Filling: 5 8-ounce bars cream cheese, at room temperature 2 Tbsp. flour 1 Tbsp. confectioners' sugar 11/2 cups sugar grated rind of 1 lemon

Green Tea and Making Babies

Written by vaughn@tea-guide.com


While green tea has been studied for its numerous health benefits, thereís at least one area of interest that needs more attention.

Can drinking green tea really enhance fertility?

Now that'srepparttar one-hundred-thousand dollar question! Thereís a lot of conflicting opinions and research results pertaining to that subject. We'll try to be fair and present both sides ofrepparttar 141641 issue.

Any tea made fromrepparttar 141642 Camellia sinensis bush contains caffeine. Onrepparttar 141643 bright side ofrepparttar 141644 teapot, green tea has only one-sixth to one-tenth ofrepparttar 141645 amount of caffeine that a similar amount of regular coffee contains.

For those of us who are trying to watch our caffeine intake, thatís a good deal. If you need a caffeine fix though, green tea isn't going to give you what you're looking for. Better start looking forrepparttar 141646 nearest Starbucks.

How can drinking green tea increase fertility?

A study done byrepparttar 141647 Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program in Oakland, California revealed thatrepparttar 141648 chances of conceiving doubled for woman who daily drank more than one- half cup of green tea containing caffeine (American Journal of Public Health, 1998). Because this wasn'trepparttar 141649 case forrepparttar 141650 other tested caffeinated beverages, caffeine wasn't deemedrepparttar 141651 causing agent. Some credit was given torepparttar 141652 possibility thatrepparttar 141653 polyphenols and hypoxanthine, compounds found in tea, resulted in a greater number of viable embryos, and increased maturation and fertilizability of oocytes.

Another conclusion of this study was thatrepparttar 141654 healthy lifestyle of many green tea drinkers, such as regular exercise and decreased smoking and fat intake, might also play a role inrepparttar 141655 enhanced fertility levels ofrepparttar 141656 test subjects.

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