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kefir

[ke′fir]
(food engineering)
A low-alcohol-content beverage prepared from cow's milk treated with Lactobacillus casei and then fermented by the action of Saccharomyces kefir on kefir grain.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Experiments with spontaneously hypertensive rats found that kefir, consumed for at least 30 days, produced a significant reduction in blood pressure levels as well as reduction in tachycardia and left ventricular hypertrophy, characteristic of these rats.
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She introduced me to milk kefir and its by-products like kefir cheese and whey.
"I make my own kefir using fresh live kefir grains or powders and organic whole milk a couple of times a week - it's so much cheaper than shop-bought versions and cuts out the plastic bottle waste too.
Then, in January, I started taking kefir - a traditional fermented milk drink - after a bout of flu for which I needed antibiotics.
Serves at least 6 INGREDIENTS For the stew: A little sunflower oil 1.2kg piece belly of pork 500g large baking potatoes Two carrots, cut thickly on the diagonal One large white onion, sliced Four cloves garlic, minced 50ml apple juice One litre pork or chicken stock Two bayleaves Maldon salt and freshly-ground black pepper For the kefir dumplings: 450g natural yoghurt 100ml water One tbsp cider vinegar One tbsp sunflower oil One tbsp unrefined golden caster sugar Large pinch of Maldon salt 700g plain flour, plus extra for rolling Two tsp bicarbonate of soda Extras: A nice deep casserole dish A few large gherkins One Savoy or green cabbage (optional) ]METHOD First, get the pork under way.
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