Cucumbers seeds are a popular home remedy for hemorrhoids. Many people don't know how to use these seeds but they can be an effective way to treat your condition. Seeds of cucumbers have a lot of health benefits. It is high in potassium and magnesium, which can help you with a multitude of problems. Here we will take a look at how you can use the seeds of cucumber and make some delicious recipes.
Most people use the seeds just by themselves in a salad. You can flavor them however you want. One thing that you will need to make sure of is that the seeds are not undercooked. If you overcook them they will become soggy in texture.
To use the cucumbers seeds in a salad you will first crush them. The seeds should still be damp but not wet. Once you have crushed them you can add them to a large bowl along with some olive oil, salt and pepper. Stir the mixture and let it sit for about 15 minutes. This will allow the flavors to meld with the other ingredients in the mixture.
After this step to remove the seeds from the bowl and place them in a food processor. Slowly blend the seeds until they have completely mixed with the other ingredients. You can use your hands or the blender to accomplish this task. When the mixture is blended enough you can strain it out onto a strainer and transfer it to your plate. You can refrigerate the strained seed mixture if you wish to make a snack for your family soon.
If you don't like the taste of the seed you can always mash them up. You can use your hand to do this or a blender. Once you get the consistency of the mashed seed nice and smooth you can strain it again into a cup. Add enough water to the cup to make it more like tea.
You can drink this beverage as is or you can add in additional ingredients to give it a little bit of kick. Add in some cumin or red pepper flakes to the drink for an extra dose of spiciness. Another idea for taking this cumin seed beverage is to add it to a pot of water and steep for about 10 minutes. Let this steep for another five minutes before serving.
This little cumin seed drink can be made from a number of different ways. The key to making it different is to alter the proportions of the seeds in the recipe. For instance, if you have a glass of water with the seeds in it then adding in one teaspoonful of cumin would be just right. If you want a thicker consistency then adding in two teaspoonsfuls of seeds.
Another way to make this cumin seed recipe a little spicy is to throw the seeds into a warm bottle of tequila. Shake well and serve with some corn or rice. You could also sprinkle cumin powder over mashed potatoes and serve that with some baked beans and fried tortillas. Be creative and make your own unique seed recipes and enjoy the wonderful health benefits of these little seed gems.
I like to serve this beverage with some fresh lime juice. For the best effect try to substitute lime juice for lime juice. You can also add some salt and pepper to bring out the flavor of the seed. If you enjoy sipping on things spicy then try sprinkling some pepper flakes into the glass of water. You will not only get a kick out of it but will also be adding much-needed flavor to your beverage. There are many recipes out there that can be used as a dip or in salads.
If you do not like any cumin seed recipes at all then consider making this seed a part of your daily diet. You can eat it as a snack or mixed into your favorite yogurt. It can be served plain, added to curry or even mixed into mustard. In fact, cumin is so popular these days you can find cumin seeds in just about any type of nut butter or dressing.
One of the most important things to remember is to add the cucumbers seeds at the end of cooking. If you overcook them they will burn and lose their crunch. When they are uncooked they can add a lot of flavor to your meal. For a more mild tasting drink use the seeds right at the beginning and you will not have any problems with burnt taste. The best way to serve your cucumbers seeds is to mix them with honey.