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15 super-easy and appetizing wrapped snacks to make and take

A tortilla with a fresh and delicate filling is the best snack for any home party or family picnic. That’s why we have made this list of the most delicious combinations of wrapped snacks, just for you.
1. Vegetable wrap Finely chop a bell pepper, cucumber and tomato. Add a pressed clove of garlic, chopped greens (spring onion, dill, or basil) and feta cheese, sliced into cubes. Dress the filling with seed oil, add salt, and toss everything well.
2. Cream cheese wrap Combine 180g of cream cheese (you can also use cottage cheese or ricotta) and 50g of sour cream. Add a chopped clove of garlic and slices of tomato. Mix everthing, then add dill and salt according to taste, and mix everything again.
3. Salmon wrap Slice 100g of light-salted salmon into thin pieces. Combine it with cream cheese. Then spread the rest of the cheese over a tortilla, and lay on the filling, chopped lettuce, and greens.
4. Chicken wrap Cut a chicken fillet into small pieces and fry in a skillet. Combine the chicken with…

Nine great tips to make drinking water taste better

We all know how important it is to drink plenty of water and stay hydrated. But many of us just don’t find drinking regular water all that enjoyable.
The steps are easy to follow in all the ‘recipes’: just chop up the ingredients, slightly squeeze them to get the juice out, put them in some water and leave it in the fridge. You’ll need about 34 US fl. oz (one liter) of water, and the amount of ingredients can vary depending on your preferences.
1. Lemon and strawberry
Chop half a lemon into wedges, add a cup of chopped strawberries. Squeeze the juice out of the ingredients. Add a sprig of rosemary (optional) and pour in some water.
2. Orange, lime and lemon
Put all the ingredients, sliced up, into a jar. Squeeze the juice out, add some mint, then add the water.
3. Mint and pineapples
You’ll need only a cup of chopped pineapple for this one. Squash all the chunks, add a sprig of mint, and pour in the water.
4. Raspberry and lime
Cut one lime into wedges or rounds, add half a cup of raspberries,…

10 awesome appetizers you can make just in 15 minutes

When you invite your friends over to your place, you want to delight them with something special. But let’s be honest, you’re probably not quite enthusiastic about making canapés for hours, are you?
1. Cherry tomatoes with cheese and cucumber
INGREDIENTS 24 cherry tomatoes 100 g of cream cheese 2 tablespoons of mayonnaise 1/2 medium-sized cucumber 1 tablespoon of chopped spring onion 2 tablespoons of chopped dill
PREPARATION 1. Peel the cucumber and cut into small cubes.
2. Cut off the tops of the tomatoes and carefully remove the flesh with a teaspoon. Place the tomatoes upside-down on paper towels to let the moisture drain.
3. Mix the cheese with mayonnaise and add the cucumber, spring onion and dill.
4. Fill the tomatoes with the filling and place in the fridge for a couple of minutes — this appetizer is more delicious when cooled.
2. Baked bell pepper rolls with cheese and oregano
INGREDIENTS 3 red bell peppers 200 g of cream cheese A pinch of ground oregano 1 tablespoon of olive oil Salt and pepper
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