Characteristics of birch sap
The flow of spring begins in many trees. Only birch sap is used and collected commercially. The maple also “cries”, and the juice is sweeter, but there is not in it the life-giving force that is gathered in the whitish.
People understood that the healing liquid can be drunk, deepening the wound and collecting the draining moisture. Bereznitsa was mined to quench their thirst, to treat the kids after a monotonous winter meal. For two weeks of regular use of juice, people felt a surge of strength. Later it turned out, the use of birch sap in multisatura, and no one is harming it.
Collect the juice in early spring, before bud break from adult trees, in cross section more than 20 cm.
Taking away the gifts of nature, we weaken the tree. A careful picker will take a little juice from several trees, cover the hollow by drying the tears of the birch tree.
The undoubted benefits of birch sap in the composition, in terms of liter:
- caloric content - 240 kcal;
- carbohydrates - 58 g;
- fat - 0,0;
- proteins 1.0 g .;
- ash - about, 5 mg.
Micro and macronutrients are present in the fluid in a form ready for absorption. Dietary product waste-free, biochemical composition acts as a therapeutic and prophylactic apparatus of a wide range. There are no absolutely healthy people. What is useful birch sap, so it is its versatility. It can be drunk as a preventive, vitamin, stimulant. The body itself will find the use of valuable composition.
It is most useful to use fresh, non-canned juice, when biochemical processes are active. You can keep the healing drink in the refrigerator for 2 days.
How are they treated with birch sap
- in diseases of the heart and hematopoietic system;
- Gastrointestinal tract, including ulcers;
- arthritis, gout, rheumatism;
- for the treatment of outdoor diseases.
To get rid of rashes and pigment spots on the face is enough to wash in the morning with a healing liquid.
Treating birch sap seasonally, you need to seize the moment, and be at the right time close to the source of strength and health. Save the healing properties of the composition can be, if you freeze the liquid immediately after collection. All methods, including heat treatment, biologically active substances are removed from circulation. In the canned product, the trace elements remain, the beneficial effect from such a product will be, the healing - not.
Canned juice can be evaporated in a water bath at a temperature of 600 C, removing 75% of the water. The remaining syrup is rolled into sterilized jars.
Some simple recipes for applying juice:
- anemia - drink 100 g of juice 3 times a day;
- to remove stones from the kidneys to drink juice a glass 3 times a day;
- bronchitis is cured by drinking juice with honey;
- drink removes toxins and poisons.
So, the beneficial properties of birch sap are obvious. But caring for your own health can ruin a tree.
Kvass from birch sap is prepared in a glass bottle with a handful of raisins and 2 tsp. sugar per liter of drink. Close the bottle tightly, keep it cool. You can use the drink in 2-3 months, or in a few days.
The correct methods of collecting birch sap
The beneficial properties of birch sap persist until it wanders. Therefore, the container collector must be released daily.
The most gentle selection of the healing liquid will be the method based on cutting the branch. At the level of 2 meters above the ground a thick branch is cut off, a container is arranged for collecting juice. An open wound will expire with the juice to be collected, and the wound will heal for two weeks. The wound medicine will deliver the juice.
For industrial gathering, logging sites used for logging are used. In this case, it is not scary to pre-dry the tree. Currently, there are few juice processing enterprises left to buy such a product - good luck.