Terrie's "Who Knew-trition?" Blog : Who Knew it tips from Chef Tina Martini!
(from the interview in the May '10 issue of Luxury Las Vegas magazine)
Is Grape Seed Oil the new Olive Oil?:
Researchers are very close to curing Diabetes Type 2 with grape seed oil. It clears out the bile ducts and removes plaque. Grape seed extract is a very powerful antioxidant.
Health tidbit her audience seems most surprised to learn:
The benefits of Alliums (onions, leeks, shallots, garlics) – by leaving them on your cutting board for 10 minutes after chopping them up, you can increase their medicinal value by a minimum of 50 percent.