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Marvelous Garlic – Health Benefits – Delicious Recipes – History

Allium sativum, is a species in the onion genus Allium. Garlic whether it is braided, loose, paste, preserved, used as  a medicine or simply to ward of vampires. It’s use goes back thousands of years. A gift originating in Asia and a staple in the Mediterranean. The ancient Egyptians used it as well. Because garlic was thought to increase strength, the slaves were fed garlic to increase their productivity while building the pyramids. The Codex Ebers (the medical text of Ancient Egypt) prescribed it for improving circulation, along with various other ailments.it has proven it has real health benefits, from hypertension, diabetes, high blood pressure,dementia, cancer, common cold and much more.

Spiritual and religious uses. In European cultures have used garlic for protection or what was referred to as white magic. Protections against demons, werewolves and vampires.  Explore our site it contains everything to do with this wonderful plant. From history, medicine, folklore to recipes. Enjoy it.

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Health Benefits of Garlic – FreshGarlic.org

Health Benefits of Garlic – FreshGarlic.org

Garlic from the Allium family is a widely known food ingredient. Not only is it used for flavoring foods but also used as a medicine since prehistoric times. It has the ability to prevent and treat many different diseases. Garlic is closely related to vegetables like...

Guide to Storing Garlic

Guide to Storing Garlic

Different Ways You Can Make Your Garlic Last Longer   Garlic is an essential ingredient in any kitchen. Fresh garlic may not be available in certain parts of the world so, Storing garlic needs to be accomplished in a certain way so its shelf life is increased. So,...

Black Garlic

Black Garlic

Black garlic is one of the ingredients that are the talk of the town. If you’ve never heard of it then keep on reading. The name is kind of gross and you won’t think that it is an edible ingredient but many people who have actually tried it swear that it is indeed an...

Garlic Bread

Garlic Bread

  Garlic Bread Recipe adapted from Carbone's Garlic Bread appearing in Saveur.com Serving Size: 2"  Ingredients SERVES 4-6   1 large baguette (about 12 oz.), sliced lengthwise 6 tbsp. unsalted butter, softened 1 tbsp. olive oil 1 tsp. crushed red chile flakes 1...

Julia Child Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Julia Child Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Ingredients 2 heads garlic, about 30 cloves 4 Tb butter 2 Tb flour 1 cup boiling milk 1/4 tsp salt Pinch of pepper 2 1/2 Lbs. baking potatoes 2 1/2 quart enameled saucepan 4 Tb softened butter Salt and...