Today we will tell you about what Karelian balms are, what their cost is, and how they should be properly consumed.
Karelian balsams are alcoholic beverages, produced by the distillery "Petrovsky" (OJSC "Rosspirtprom"), located in the Republic of Karelia, in Petrozavodsk.
Karelian balsams are quite strongdrinks (alcohol content 45%). They include an infusion of 30 different types of herbs, berries and roots, which are recommended for therapeutic purposes by the Ministry of Health. Among other things, the composition of this drink includes natural mineral water.
The taste of the presented balm is bitterish, the color is brown with a red tinge, and the aroma is peculiar and complex. On sale, it comes in a glass bottle with a volume of 0.5 and 0.25 liters.
How much does Karelian balm cost? Prices of this drink can vary significantly depending on the region where it is sold. On average, half a liter of this balm costs about 600 Russian rubles.
Despite the fact that the presented balsam is a strong alcohol, it refers to drinks that are used for tonic and medicinal purposes.
In order for it to have a healthy effect on your body, it must be properly drunk.
So, for the preparation of such a remedy we need one of the following drinks:
So how to drink Karelian balm? In view of the fact that this drink contains about 45% alcohol, it is not recommended to consume more than 140 ml per day. To drink such balm follows small liqueur wine glasses. In addition, it can be safely added to freshly made coffee or hot strong tea. In this case, one cup should have one dessert spoon of alcohol.
If you drink this way, it will definitely have a positive effect on your immune system, increase your tone and raise your spirits.
It should also be noted that therapeutic KarelianBalsams are often added to various home-made cocktails, enhancing their effect and flavoring drinks. One can not but note the fact that the use of this drink during the preparation of desserts (creams, ice cream, cake, mousses) in the amount of 2 small spoons positively affects their flavor and taste.
If you do not want to use this balm together with regular tea or coffee, we recommend using one of the methods below for preparing a therapeutic cocktail.