How to Make Homemade Kefir

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An excellent source of probiotics and calcium, kefir is a fermented beverage with many health benefits. With just two ingredients, kefir is free of added sugars, and it’s surprisingly easy to prepare at home. Read more on Foodal to get tips, tricks, and step-by-step instructions for successfully making your own batch.

Warm Up with a Mug of Chestnut Hot Chocolate

Recipe for the Best Chestnut Hot Chocolate |

Indulge in the creamiest, richest of hot chocolates this holiday season. This recipe uses roasted chestnuts and a touch of cinnamon to take the decadence over the edge. Embrace your inner child with a topping of marshmallows, or make it an adult treat with a splash of bourbon or rum. Read more now!

Nimbu Pani: Your New Favorite Thirst Quencher

Yoki Pani: Serving Refreshing Beverages in West Philadelphia |

Want a cool, refreshing drink to keep you hydrated and refreshed all summer long? Look no further! Foodal has the story behind nimbu pani, a minty, sometimes spiced limeade from India, and the bicycle-powered vendor who sells this delicious, tart-sweet beverage to West Philly residents. Get the recipe and read more now!