Articles tagged with: juice

Read on - here I take a look at these cute mini-pots of fresh growing herbs for your kitchen. Are they worth buying? Are they easy to look after?

Product Review: V8 Power Blend Juices

Convenience and taste have become the main criteria for our weekly supermarket shop. However, as the trend towards a more healthy diet with increased quantities of fruit and veg catches on, nutrition is becoming just as important. Enter the market, ready-to-drink juices. There are now whole aisles dedicated to them but they’re mostly made from fruit. There’s not much in the way of veg or fruit/veg combos, except Power Blend veg-fruit juices. So let’s take a look to see how they measure...

1 February 2017 by Catherine Saxelby

8 great reasons to love lemons

8 great reasons to love lemons

I always have a couple of lemons in my kitchen and on every shopping list. Whether for juice, zest or slices, I love lemons and find...

5 June 2015 by Catherine Saxelby

Q. How does eating a piece of fresh fruit, such as an orange, compare to drinking the juice after squeezing by hand?

Q. How does eating a piece of fresh fruit, such as an orange, compare to drinking the juice after squeezing by hand?

A. The juice has the same level of vitamins, minerals and plant antioxidants as in the original fruit. Only the fibre is reduced...

20 February 2015 by Catherine Saxelby

Q.  My family has a history of bowel cancer. Should I be eating more fibre?

Q. My family has a history of bowel cancer. Should I be eating more fibre?

The question in full: Q. As my family has a history of bowel cancer, should I be eating more fibre? Does the way I cook food affect...

31 May 2013 by Catherine Saxelby

Q. How can I keep food down with a hiatus hernia?

Q. How can I keep food down with a hiatus hernia?

The question in full: Q. I have a hiatus hernia and have trouble keeping food down. I feel full after a few mouthfuls and find I get...

30 April 2013 by Catherine Saxelby

Product Review: Golden Circle Probiotic Juice

Product Review: Golden Circle Probiotic Juice

This post has been sponsored by Golden Circle  When I think of 'probiotics' and 'friendly bacteria', I immediately think of...

31 August 2012 by Catherine Saxelby