Part One: What Everybody Ought to Know About Intoxicants

There are several types of intoxicants which are often called alcoholic beverages. Alcoholic beverages are broadly classified as wine, beer, and liquor composed of spirits and Liqueurs (Cordials). There are different types of beer on the market with varying levels of ...

The Happy Halal Cow

As Muslims we all know the meaning of the word halal.   In Arabic, halal means what is permitted and lawful.  It refers to many aspects of life, but is most notably known in relation to halal foods.  In order for foods ...

What Everybody Ought to Know About Halal Status of Organic Meat

It is clear that organic meat derived from halal animals (cows, goats, chickens, etc.) which are slaughtered in the Islamic way (following the rules of Islamic law) is halal for Muslims. However, there is a problem with meat derived from ...

What is Organic Meat and why is it important?

Consumers are becoming more aware of the importance of good health for living longer. That’s why knowing about food ingredients has now become a necessity. Consumers also begin to have questions regarding the meat that they consume not only in ...

Animal by-Products, What should We Pay Attention?

Animal by-products may include blood, skin, bones, leftover meat and their derivatives. We have to be concerned with the halal status of processed products since a lot of their ingredients originate from non-Muslim countries that are derived ...

Mango-Kiwi Smoothie

Mango has full pre-biotic dietary fiber, vitamins, minerals, and poly-phenolic flavonoid antioxidant compounds. It also has been discovered to protect against colon, breast, leukemia, and prostate cancers. Similar to carrot, mango is rich in Vitamin A and flavonoids like beta-carotene, ...

Fruity Juice

Many benefits can be obtained from watermelon that the author taken from several sources, for example to reduce the risk of prostate, breast, endometrial, lung, and colon cancers. Watermelon is  recommended for patients with kidney disease, heart disease, asthma, atherosclerosis, diabetes, ...

The Critical point of Chocolate (2)

Continuing our Chocolate quest… Lecithin Chemically, lecithin is phospholipids that act as an emulsifier. It ​​is a chemical that can make a mixture of water and oil mix evenly in the long term. Commercial lecithin used in the manufacture of food products is ...

The Critical Point of Chocolate (1)

Chocolate is made ​​from cocoa beans produced from the cacao plant (Theobroma cacao, L.). Cacao plant first was recognized by the Mayans in the Yucatan area of ​​southern South America. Cacao plants have been planted by the Aztecs in Mexico and the Incas in ...

Apple, Carrot, Orange Juice

According to several sources, benefits of apples are for weight loss, heart health, and exercise extender. While carrots are good to improve vision, to prevent lung cancer, breast cancer, and colon cancer. Carrot is also beneficial for anti-aging, beautiful skin, ...