One thing we should admit is that most people love to eat foods that are high in seasonings. And sometimes these foods can be gotten from foods which are mostly acidic. Well, alkaline diet recipes will be the solution to preventing acid foods.
There can be many ways on how to prepare recipes that will suit our tastes. This can also be done with the fruits and vegetables that are alkaline foods.
You can easily prepare alkaline foods anytime. And here are the suggestions for alkaline juice, soup, snack and dinner.
o Alkaline Juice
This recipe is great for breakfast because it will boost your energy level. It awakens your digestive system while providing nutrition to your body.
You can mix cucumber, celery, spinach, lettuce leaves and any other green leafy vegetables. You can also use parsley and fresh alfalfa as optional boosters. Juice them together and mix 50/50 with distilled water. You can add optional lemon juice. You can also add prime pH to enhance the alkalinity of the juice even more.
o Alkaline Soup
This soup is very advisable while you are on a detox. This recipe contains avocado which is high in EFAs. It also contains cucumber which is well known for its cleansing properties. You can use herbs and spices, lemon and lime.
You will blend the avocado and stock it to form a light paste. After that, you will add spring onions, green or red pepper, cucumber, spinach and garlic. Add Bragg Liquid Aminos, light vegetable Boullion (yeast free) and juice of lemon or lime.
o Alkaline Dinner
For dinner, Detox Lime-Chili Stir ‘Fry’ is one of the likable alkaline diet recipes. The ingredients are Pak-Choi, carrots, mange-tout/sugar snap peas, beansprouts, broccoli, cabbage (red or green), fresh lime juice, chilli, coriander and vegetable boullion and brown basmati rice/wild rice.
The first thing you should do is to pulp the coriander with the mortar and pestle. And then add chilli and lime juice to make a sauce. Set it aside. And then, you will chop all the vegetables finely. After this you will steam them but do not fully cook so as not to lose the nutrients.
Now, you will cover the cooked stuff over the rice and then put the sauce.
It is so simple yet delicious. You can also steam fry the vegetable in a vegetable boullion stock if you do not have a steamer. If you are into seafood, you can also add prawns.
The amount of each ingredient is dependent upon your choice.
o Alkaline Snack
The alkaline recipe that will surely attract your taste is an asparagus dressed with lemon juice.
The ingredients are asparagus stems (bend towards the end and let them snap naturally), spring onions, melted (avocado) butter, grated lemon peel of half a lemon, fresh lemon juice of a whole lemon and fresh thyme.
Steam the spring onion and asparagus but avoid overcooking. Then mix the avocado butter, lemon juice, thyme and lemon rind to make the dressing. Add some cold-pressed extra virgin olive oil to neutralize the lemon juice a little. Now, stack the spring onion and asparagus and then dress.