Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Cheers To Our Good Health

Wine's Amazing Secret: Resveratrol

from first for women 

Here is just a few benefits of wine,
1 Increases energy.by activating  the energy producing  cells called mitochondria, a study in the journal cell found that higher resveratrol  intakes increased subject's stamina and endurance during physical tasks by 180 percent.
2 A daily dose of sangria can reduce the formation of new fat tissue up to 80%, Purdue University study and  reports wine's resveratrol produces a metabolic by-product that blocks receptors on immature fat cells, preventing them from taking in fat and growing or maturing.
3 Soothes inflammation,  the Phytonutrient activates a key gene called SIRTI this suppresses production of pro-inflammatory proteins, from a study at Harvard medical. This  in turn reduces cellular inflammation known to cause weight gain, diabetes and heart disease.

Three Sangria recipes that will help you look and feel Great!  cheers to better health!

Sparking Apple Surprise  The vitamin A in peaches boosts immunitys
1 Bottle red moscato, like Gallo
2 Fuji apples,sliced
1 Lime,sliced
1 Peeled mango, sliced
1 Pear,sliced
2 Cups sparkling lime water, chilled
In a pitcher, mix first 5 ingredients. Chill over night for best favor.Add sparkling water just before serving.
Makes 6 servings

Ruby Red Rendezous  The pectin in grapefruit lowers" bad" LDL cholestleral 
1 Bottle Chianti, like Carlo Rossi
2 Granny Smith apples,sliced
1 Red grapefruit, sliced
2 Cups sparkling apple cider, chilled
In large pitcher,combine all ingredients except the sparkling apple cider.Chill over night for best favor flavor. Add sparkling cider just before serving.
Makes 6 servings

Orange Peach Zen-gria  The quercetin in apples balances blood surgar
1 Bottle Pinot noir like Robert Mondavi
2 Peaches, sliced
1 Lemon,sliced
1 Orange, sliced
1 Cup strawberries
1/4 Cup sugar or agave nectar
1/4 Cup peach liquor
In large pitcher, combine all ingredients, chill over nigh for best flavor.
Makes 6 servings

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  1. Just try some of these tasty drinks,relaxing and healthy

  2. Love these recipes. To me nothing says relaxation like a glass of wine. Visiting from Bloppy Bloggers.

  3. I don't think I knew all that about wine.. :) I knew once and a while wine is good.. esp red wine.. but wow!.. I was looking at the recipes.. they all look delicious!.. I am saving them! lol

  4. I have read about resveratrols and the benefits it has on heart disease, high blood pressure and diabetes..thanks for the great recipes

  5. So what you are saying is.. we can drink.. jk! I have heard of some of these resveratrols in the past.. Actually wine saved my father in laws life.. His blood was so thinned from drinking wine all day.. that's what the DR told us anyway..

  6. Yay, finally a solid reason to drink wine! I had heard of this reservitrol before, thanks for the reminder!

  7. I didn't know there were so many benefits when drinking wine! I am having problems with inflammation in my knee..I wonder if this would help.

  8. wow...this is really great! I am totally bookmarking this page.. Who knew wine had such good qualities :)

  9. Dr Oz speaks about resveratrol frequently, mentioning the benefits. Wonder how non-wine drinkers can take advantage.

  10. Thanks for these great recipes.. I will have to try them out..

  11. Good win and healthy, I'll go for it any time

  12. 1 Timothy 5:23 "Stop drinking only water, and use a little wine because of your stomach and your frequent illnesses."

    The Apostle Paul was giving this advice to a young new church leader (probably around 45-55 AD)

    The benefits of natural wine are truly amazing.

  13. Yes Resveratrol rocks!! I LOVE wine and these drink recipes look great:)

  14. I have to try the apple surprise. We love wine and our Dr even encourages a glass per day for the health benefits.