Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Peru is voted best in the world culinary destination at World Travel Awards

Peru is voted best in the world culinary destination at World Travel Awards

Peru today won the award for Best Destination Culinary World at World Travel Awards (WTA) 2012, which this year was given in New Delhi (India).

The announcement was made today by the Minister of Foreign Trade and Tourism, José Luis Silva, referring also to Machu Picchu, one of the New Seven Wonders of the World, won the award for Best World Green Destiny in the WTA 2012.

WTA with 19 years of experience rewards excellence in all sectors of the tourism industry and travel around the world.

Thursday, November 22, 2012

People who loves sweet tastes are usually friendlier.

People who loves sweet tastes are usually friendlier.

A study published in the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology to become known that people who feel fondness for sweet tastes tend to be more friendly and are more willing to help as volunteers.

This shows that the character can also vary as nourish us but moreover the gourmands are less outgoing than the average population.

Research also resulted that the basic tastes (salty, sour, bitter, umami) do not affect the behavior or plaz short, so it is believed that this behavior is presented over the years.

Sunday, November 18, 2012

Eating one apple a day Reduces Cancer Risk According to Study

Eating one apple a day Reduces Cancer Risk According to Study

According to the Annals of Oncology, people who eat an apple a day have a lower risk of cancer, to reach this conclusion, a study coordinated by the Mario Negri Institute in Milan, comprised 8209 patients with tumors in various locations which matched with a group of 6729 subjects recovered in hospital for acute non-neoplastic diseases.

Half of the patients consumed one or more blocks, the other half not. According to the results, the risk of tumor apple consumers was decreased by 21% for oral cancer, 25% for esophageal cancer, 20% for colorectal cancer, 18% for breast cancer, 15% to 9% for ovarian and prostate cancer.




Other studies have found that regular consumption of apple polishing teeth, prevents aging, tones the face, ravenous hunger and may help prevent vascular diseases.

Dr. Eva Negri, head of epidemiological research laboratory Mario Negri Institute explained that "The nutritional benefit derived from the consumption of apples is associated with a high intake of proanthocyanidins, the major class of apple polyphenols."

Monday, November 5, 2012

Jack Daniel's launches a special edition of its whiskey in honor of Frank Sinatra

Jack Daniel's launches a special edition of its whiskey in honor of Frank Sinatra

Frank Sinatra was a big whiskey drinker. But not for everyone, but his favorite Jack Daniel's. So, as a tribute to this great artist and true lover of his drink, the brand has just announced the launch of a special edition.

Yes, an issue devoted entirely to "The Voice" and they have given the name of Sinatra Jack Daniel's Select that comes in a liter bottle with a label which shows the classic hat Sinatra and within a gift box in which you can also find a book that tells of the singer's devotion to whiskey called Nectar of the Gods.

But that is not all, because their presentation is not only unique, but also its taste, color, maturity and preparation.

With accents of orange, Frank's favorite color, made in barrels selected by the Master Distiller Jeff Arnett to give a fuller flavor and darker color, then mix it with the classic Old No. 7, resulting a soft drink, but turn with spicy and smoky flavors.

This year, it was learned, can be purchased at major airports around the world and the exclusive shops of the U.S. and perhaps other countries.

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