• Spice Queen Show Recipes,  Vanity Secrets from Asia

    Anti-Aging Mask

    If you are pressed for time and cannot make it to a spa, here is an anti-aging mask that can also be used as a scrub.  Hydrating honey and nutritional anti-aging powerhouse of health sesame seeds, pair together for a truly age erasing wonder. Watch a video of how this scrub is made and applied:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9H34-vMF1es SESAME HONEY AGE ERASING…

  • Asian Coffee Appreciation,  Drinks.,  Spice Queen Show Recipes

    Kopi Jahe

    Indonesians love Kopi Jahe (Ginger Coffee). The warm, invigorating ginger and cinnamon combined with coffee and palm sugar is very stimulating and a good pick me up in the morning. You can have it hot or cold; with milk or without. The palm sugar is essential for this recipe – it gives a robust flavour to the coffee.   Watch…

  • Spice Queen Show Recipes,  Vanity Secrets from Asia

    Banana Hydrating Mask

    Your skin can become very dry during hot weather or even during extreme cold weather. Dry skin makes your face dull! The best anti-aging treatment is to keep your skin hydrated at all time. This mask will make you look radiant, refreshed and moisturized.  Preferably apply this mask at night and do not apply any moisturizer that night. Watch the…

  • Asian Coffee Appreciation,  Drinks.,  Spice Queen Show Recipes

    Kumbakonam Degree Coffee

    Kumbakonam, a district in Tamil Nadu is famous for Degree Coffee also known as Meter Coffee. There are so many versions as to why the coffee is called “degree”. The lactometer used to check the temperature of the essential hot milk for the coffee was called “degree” by many. I think, since the decoction of coffee drips “degree by degree”…

  • Drinks.,  Kamasutra in the Kitchen,  Spice Queen Show Recipes,  Sweet. Desserts.

    Mango & Ginger Smoothie

    What gives a smoothie an aphrodisiac quality? It is the combination of ingredients that can get your motor running! The immense level of nutrients in mango promotes high energy levels and Vitamin C and the ginger promises a powerful, warming shot of stimulating enzymes! 1 tablespoon chopped ginger 1 teaspoon chopped red bird’s eye chillie 1 ripe mango, cubed 8…