Where to buy dry mustard
First of all, you should look for dry mustard in the grocery market, where they sell a variety of spices. In some places it may be represented by several species because of the varieties of dry mustard a lot. In Russia, for example, the most popular spicy Russian mustard, and in Europe – "Dijon" which is made from black French mustard.
Also mustard powder can be found on the shelves of grocery stores. Moreover, not only in big supermarkets, but in small frequent shops. This spice is usually sold in plastic or paper bags.
And buy some dry mustard at the pharmacy, which sells mustard. Because this product has long been used to treat a variety of diseases – from the common cold and bronchitis to hypertension.
What you can use dry mustard
First of all of dry mustard powder can be prepared the usual Russian mustard, which will be much tastier and healthier than store-bought. To do this, mix 1 tbsp. spoon of mustard powder and 2 tbsp of boiling water and then grind these ingredients into a homogeneous slurry. Then there is to add 1 teaspoon of lemon juice or vinegar, the same amount of vegetable oil and sugar. All thoroughly mixed, transfer to a glass jar and store it in the refrigerator.
Dry mustard is a constant ingredient in various sauces for meat and fish dishes. Without it, for example, it is impossible to make the usual mayonnaise. In addition, mustard powder is often added to ground beef when cooking meat dishes or used as a preservative.
Dry mustard can also be used for washing dishes or as an effective cleaning products. In combination with soda mustard powder removes dirt and grease.
In cosmetology dry mustard is part of different hair masks and body. So that the curls were thick, strong and shiny, you need times per week for 20 minutes to put on a hair mask of 2 tablespoons of ground mustard, the same quantity of decoction of herbs and 1 tbsp of good cognac. This mask should be rubbed into the scalp and to distribute on all length of hair. After the allotted time it should just wash off with warm water.
Mustard - a real klaesi of vitamins, minerals and biologically active substances. In its composition includes calcium, iron, potassium, polyunsaturated fatty acids, vitamins a, C, E and vitamins of group B.
In medicine mustard powder has long been used as an effective remedy against colds. At the first sign of this disease you just need to hover legs in hot water with mustard powder. Then put on socks and go to bed under the blanket.