Blackberry gives a person leaves, roots, berries, branches. All this can be an excellent medicine if desired, because the useful components that are in the blackberry can be considered a whole vitamin complex. The composition of the blackberry includes vitamins B, E, C, P, PP, K, carotene, fiber, glucose and fructose, pectin substances. Also present are minerals: sodium, potassium, calcium, phosphorus, magnesium, iron, copper, manganese, chromium, barium, cobalt, strontium, and even titanium.
And after that, you do not need to be a doctor to say: “Eat a blackberry!”. She is strengthens the immune system, improves metabolism, reduces fever. In addition, blackberry improves digestion, it is useful in food poisoning, dysentery, ulcer. And everything else Blackberry - An Excellent Antioxidant!
Now the blackberry, even in large supermarkets is not easy to find. Therefore, shake on a mustache: if you have a tree with blackberries near you, try to please your body. Such moments do not fall out so often, because the blackberry bears fruit in August-September and by no means everywhere. But if you have the opportunity to make stocks of natural blackberry, do not be lazy. Narvite leaves, branches, and if possible, and rhizome. Although such chances are extremely rare. All these parts of the blackberry tree can work wonders.
What is useful blackberry?
Blackberry fruits are best consumed in their natural form. They are useful in the treatment of the bladder, vitamin deficiencies, diabetes, diseases of the joints.
Blackberry fruits prevent cancer, improve the activity of cerebral vessels, activate thinking and memory. Berries have a beneficial effect on the central nervous system, normalize sleep, reduce excitability.
The leaves have astringent, wound healing, blood-cleaning action. Perfectly from blackberry leaves tea turns out. It is useful for anemia and menopause.
Infusion of blackberry leaves acts as a diaphoretic, diuretic and anti-inflammatory agent. Also similar infusions are good. treat the nervous system, heart disease and gastritis.
Fresh leaves help with lichen and ulcers on the legs.
Blackberry root is used as a diuretic for dropsy. Tinctures from the root help with bleeding and poor digestion.
A decoction of the branches of blackberry is used for shortness of breath and neurosis.
As mentioned above, the blackberry is almost a universal "donor" of health and well-being. Therefore, below are selected the most interesting ways to please your stomach and the body as a whole with the help of this berry.
Blackberry Leaf Tea
To make tea, take fresh blackberry leaves and zaparte in a closed container to black in a water bath, then dry in the open air. Such a tea is best consumed before bedtime, and it is not inferior to green in its healing properties.
Of course, where without a feast of the stomach. These muffins have a positive effect on health and mood. In order to cook them, you do not need to be a gourmet or an avid cook.
- Low-fat sour cream - 1 tbsp.
- Flour - 2 tbsp.
- Baking powder -1 tbsp.
- Salt-0.5 st.l.
- Fresh blackberry - 300 g
- Eggs - 2 pcs
- Milk - 1 tsp.
- Vanilla sugar - 1 tsp.
- Butter - 150 g
- Sugar - 2/3 Art.
- Mix flour, baking powder, salt - this is in one bowl.
- In another bowl, beat the eggs, sugar, sour cream, milk, vanilla sugar
- Combine the contents of two bowls, stir until a homogeneous mass.
- Add berries.
- Spread the dough in a greased form and bake in a preheated oven at 200 ° C for 20 minutes
That's all! Warm and tasty muffins are already on your table. Enjoy your meal!
The main advice that all lovers of this berry need is to take a natural blackberry, do not buy frozen. This is the second grade. If there is no live blackberry, it is better to be patient and look in the shops and in the markets, by the way, you can find a lot of things in grandmothers. And quite recently, in Vitebsk, a candidate of agricultural sciences brought a new variety of berries to the blackberry. Just imagine what a yummy! But we will tell about this wonderful berry next time.