According to a new research report -Non-Alcoholic Drinks Market: Opportunities Brazil- by RNCOS, the health and energy drinks are expected to emerge as the most preferred choice in Brazil. The consumption of health and energy drinks will increase at a rate higher than that of soft drinks in future. Changing lifestyle and rising health awareness will further stir the demand for health and energy drinks in coming years.

The rising health awareness has given a new dimension to the non-alcoholic beverages industry in Brazil. The report anticipates the health and energy drinks consumption to increase by at least 15% from 2008 to 2011. This will be close to 2.5 times of the consumption of soft drinks during the same period. The mineral water consumption will emerge as the fastest growing category followed by fruit juice in Brazil.

Seeing the vast potential the health and energy drinks have in the Brazilian non-alcoholic drinks market, both the existing as well as new entrants to the market will focus on this segment. As the market has large potential, players will have to adjust their product lines to gain ground in it. As a result, the country will witness intensive product innovation, development and commercialization in health and energy drinks segment, says the RNCOS research.

-Non-Alcoholic Drinks Market: Opportunities Brazil- is an extensive research on the non-alcoholic beverage industry in Brazil. This research report provides a detailed overview of the non-alcoholic beverage industry with qualitative and qualitative analysis of the industry. It underlines the factors responsible for the growth of the industry, the opportunities lying and the challenges to be faced by the industry in coming years.

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Pumpkin Bread

Of all the wonderful flavors on which we’re able to indulge during Thanksgiving, pumpkin has to be one of the most delicious. It seems that it has become a trend around this holiday to find new and creative ways to infuse anything edible with the great flavor of pumpkin. However, it’s nice to sometimes go back to the standards and enjoy those treats that made pumpkin so popular.

The first of these recipes will be for Pumpkin Bread.

Cook Time

Prep time: 25 minutes

Cook time: 1 hour 30 min

Ready in: 1 hour 55 min

Yields: No. of servings depends on the size of the slices.

Ingredients

1-1/2 cup sugar
1/2 cup vegetable oil
2 eggs
1-2/3 cup all-purpose flour
1/4 tsp. baking powder
1 tsp. baking soda
1/2 tsp. salt
1/4 tsp. cloves
1/4 tsp. cinnamon
1/2 tsp. nutmeg
1/2 cup chopped walnuts
1 cup pumpkin, canned or steamed, drained and mashed

How to Prepare

Pre-heat oven to 350 degrees. Spray non-stick cooking spray on a 9 x 5 inch loaf pan.
Combine the sugar, vegetable oil and eggs into a large mixing bowl and set aside.
In a medium mixing bowl, combine the flour, baking soda, baking powder, salt, cloves, cinnamon, and nutmeg.
Add these dry ingredient mixture into the bowl containing the egg, oil, and sugar mixture. Mix until well blended.
Combine the pumpkin and chopped nuts into the bowl and mix well.
Pour into the greased loaf pan and baked for about an hour and a half or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.
Let stand for about 5 minutes, then turn it onto a bread rack to cool. Serve and enjoy!

In Conclusion

Pumpkin bread is similar in texture to banana bread and zucchini bread, but is a bit richer with a flavor best suited for cooler weather. It can be enjoyed plain, with some melted butter, or with a light powder sugar based glaze. It works great as a companion to a cup of hot chocolate while sitting by the fireplace.

Some additional ingredients you might enjoy in this recipe are a cup of raisins or chocolate chips, or experiment with other additions and let everyone know in the comments below how they turn out.

Hope you and your family enjoy this delicious treat and have a Happy Thanksgiving!

Have you always dreamed of spending a unique holiday in an exotic location? Do you picture yourself sitting on the beach, enjoying the wonderful crystal clear water? If the answer to either of these questions is yes, then you might be interested to discover the beauty of the beach resorts in Patong. A little corner of paradise situated in Phuket, this amazing beach resort offers everything you could wish for and even more.

Try to picture a place where tropical gardens, wonderful beaches and numerous entertainment opportunities come together. We are talking about the beach resort in Patong, the place where hundreds of thousands of tourists arrive every year to relax and discover more of Thailand.

Apart from comfortable accommodations ranging from THB 600 and up depending on the season (around US$ 18), tourists are attracted by the entertainments available. Here you can watch Thailands Elvis Presley singing, enjoy lots of bars and a wide variety of restaurants, massage places, enjoy the beach and the activities such as para-sailing, jet-skiing, shopping and fitness centers. In terms of sports, one can also take up golfing at one of the many sports clubs in Phuket with a short drive away. Patong beach has something for everyone. There are also sports bars in case you want to play pool and watch your favorite soccer team. As you can certainly see, there is no other holiday destination more interesting and exciting than the beach resort in Patong.

Patong beach is especially very popular among European tourists. There are numerous of hotels and resorts located in Patong beach. However, although there is plenty of accommodation, you should make sure to make bookings far in advance as this place is packed during the high season, which last from November-April. Compared to the other beach resorts on the island, the beach resort in Patong is the islands oldest and most developed area. Here you definitely can find western restaurants such as KFC, Mc Donalds and coffee shops such as Starbucks etc. If you want to learn more about the history of Phuket, we recommend to check out the Thalang National Museum, which was established 1985.

Patong has certainly a lot to offer, being today a very popular holiday destination. If you dont like a big crowd then you should consider staying at some of the more quieter beaches like Karon or Kata beach. There are plenty of activities offered and the finest accommodations all over the place ranging from budget hotels to 5 star resorts. At Horizon Patong Beach Resort & Spa, you can take advantage of cool discounts, staying for 7 days and paying for 6 at. This beach hotel also includes special offers for honeymooners, with welcome drinks, fruits baskets and flowers. What more could one wish for?

The Kenwood Cooking Chef range is a blender that follows the long tradition of mixers by this famous company(Kenwood). And if you are about my age,your late thirties, you will probably grown up with a Kenwood cooking chef hid away someplace in your kitchen. Taken out frequently to whip up cakes and puddings, for me, Kenwood Mixers are a fond memory of cosy kitchens, belly hungry smells and a family together.

The truth is that Kenwood, have been going for over sixty years and are without doubt, the grandmother of food mixers. Into this stable and proven background comes the Kenwood Chef food Mixer.

The Kenwood Cooking Chef,is a great standard bearer for the Kenwood Chef Mixers.

Now the Kenwood name aside, which let’s be honest is like the rolls royce of mixers, compared to other mixers in this price range, the Kenwood Cooking Chef comes with a very powerful motor and makes use of 4.6 litre bowl, giving you more than enough space to make that family cake. It also uses “Planetary mixing action” which is the best mixing action out there bar none.

Let take a look at the product features:

* 4 bowl tools: K Beater, Balloon Whisk, Dough Hook and Flexi Beater
* 1.5L glass liquidizer and food processor
* 1 Splash guard
* 1 x Recipe book
* 1 x Spatula
* 1 x Instruction CD/DVD

This Kenwood Cooking Chef is for everyone who wants to make cakes and puddings and create other recipes with ease, that look magnificent and taste marvelous. This is all because of the “Planetary mixing action” that all the Kenwood Chef Cooking Chef use, is renowned for its far superior blending of ingredients.

Why would you get a Kenwood Cooking Chef mixer? Simply because once you get one they can and will last you a lifetime. Not only that, the KMc560 is a quiet and yet powerful mixer that will cut down one your cooking time and also cut the amount of effort you have to put in.

Kenwood Cooking Chef go out and get one,You won’t be sorry and you will love it.

Do you want to fascinate your family members with something different? Or perhaps you have good friends that eat only vegan food? If this is the case then this recipe will be ideal for you. The present homemade variation of Orange Julius recipe doesn’t contain animal products and trust me – it’s extremely yummy and healthy.

In that recipe I used young coconut due to the fact its meat is perfect for smoothies and creams. The coconut is considered the most significant gifts on this planet and a very young coconut contains very little meat; the meat which it has is extremely soft, almost a gel.

The coconut water is incredibly nutritional and one of the greatest beverage to hydrate your body. It helps to remove toxic substances from the body and also has anti-fungal and anti-microbial properties. When I realized the great benefits of the coconut water I started taking it every day. This was the ideal isotonic beverage after my workout. I prefer it compared to the other sport beverages. Additionally, it helped me very much to feel good with my pregnancy and you simply cant imagine just how much the children enjoy it. Here you will find a number of the benefits of having coconut water:

Coconut Water is More Healthy than Orange Juice – Much lower calories
Coconut Water is better than processed baby milk- It contains lauric acid, that’s found in human mothers milk
Coconut Water is far more Nourishing than whole milk – Less fat and NO cholesterol!
Coconut water is similar to human blood plasma that makes it the universal donor.
Coconut water is ideal drink for weight loss

Coconut water is naturally sterile

Coconut water is absolutely pure clear as well as being among the highest sources of electrolytes known to man

Coconut water fight viruses helping develop strong immune system

Reduce PH and reduce risk of cancer
Coconut water control diabetes

The young coconut water is excellent for body detoxification purposes, particularly when it’s raw. It is extremely delicious, has a sweet taste and it’s also very satisfying for everybody.

The recipe listed here will give you a very nutritious version of the Orange Julius beverage. It really doesn’t cost that much, it is not going to require a lot of ingredients and it also takes no more than a few minutes to accomplish.

Ingredients:
1/2 cup water (or you could utilize the water from your coconut)

1/2 cup orange juice (fresh squeezed is often far better)
1 tsp. vanilla
Pinch of salt

the meat of young coconut

1 tbsp. honey or sugar

5 or 6 ice cubes

Directions:

Mix all the components and blend until the mixture becomes smooth enough.

Put the Orange Julius beverage from your blender in to a tall drinking glass. Place an optional small umbrella and serve.

Comments:
You can add some water or ice to your individual taste.