Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Cookbook Countdown #9: NSCRHR: Aloe Vera and Kalamasi Quencher

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For September 2016
naturally speaking Chinese Recipes and Home Remedies
See more books by Terry Tan HERE
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Aloe Vera and Kalamansi Quencher - page 15
finely diced fresh aloe flesh,
cane sugar syrup
squeezed kalamansi (or kasturi) lime juice
water
crushed ice
(background... all my cookbooks needing
my attention!)
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Benefits of Aloe Vera for Beauty HERE
Health benefits of Aloe Vera HERE
and Terry say that you can make your own fabulous face pack
for a real smooth complexion - 1 tbsp aloe gel with 2 tbsp fresh yogurt,
mix well, apply and leave on for 15 mins before rinsing!
alas, I ran out of aloe gel!
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4 comments:

Cheri Savory Spoon said...

We have aloe Vera growing in our backyard on Phoenix Az. This looks like a delicious and refreshing drink.

kitchen flavours said...

You are making me crave for aloe gel drinks!

TeaLady said...

Looks refreshing.

Karen Luvswesavory said...

Occasionally I will make some aloe vera sweet soup dessert. This glass of aloe vera drink with squeezed kalamansi taste so refreshing!