• Smoothies

    Everything You Need to Know About Smoothies

    Smoothies are drinks that are made by mixing fruit with a liquid or non-liquid base, with a blender. Usually the liquid is a fruit juice, but sometimes it can be vegetable juice as well. A smoothie may have a creamy liquid base like water, fruit juice, vegetable juice, or sometimes milk, yogurt, or cottage cheese. It is very common to see smoothies in a sports arena, and particularly popular among athletes, as they provide a quick energy boost. There are many different types of smoothies, some of which are more delicious than others. If you are not familiar with what a smoothie exactly is, take a look at the following…

  • Beverages

    Beverages Around the World

    Beverages have been around since time immemorial. They were the main source of nourishment for the ancient people. They are still the primary source of nourishment for millions of people today. The variety of beverages available in the market today has increased dramatically over the years due to changes in lifestyle and availability of fresh fruits and vegetables. Although they can be consumed in any quantity, some beverages are more beneficial than others. A beverage is a liquid designed for direct human consumption. Other than their basic purpose of quenching thirst, beverages play other important roles in modern society. Two drinks that almost everyone consumes on a daily basis are…

  • Beverages

    Different Varieties of Beverages

    Beverages are non-alcoholic beverages made from sugar, water, fruit, herbs or spices and sometimes other sources such as honey or sugar substitutes. A beverage is usually a very flavorful, thick liquid meant for consumption. In addition to their primary function of satisfying thirst, beverages play other important roles in modern society. Many common varieties of beverages are hot tea, cold beverages such as coffee, cold milk, energy drinks and soft drinks. Beverages can be separated into 3 groups: fruit based, milk based and water based. Milk-based beverages are considered the most popular, followed by fruit juice, water and vegetable-based drinks. It is believed that the invention of juices, which include…