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Artichoke, Green Olive and Balsamic Vinegar
Artichoke, Green Olive and Balsamic Vinegar

Artichoke is one of the oldest plants known to have some therapeutic value through controlled studies. This has been a favorable helper to digestion.

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Basil with Tomato-Goat Cheese Terrine
Basil with Tomato-Goat Cheese Terrine
As general rule with chemtherapy, the recommendation is to avoid hot, red and smelly food and advices rather, white, cold and non smelly food. The following recipe follows those recommendations. It...
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Blimi
Blimi

This recipe is helpful when you are having a hard time swallowing. Blimi literally dissolves in the mouth making it easy to taste and swallow.

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Braised Beet with Feta Cheese and Lime Juice
Braised Beet with Feta Cheese and Lime Juice
Beets are very nutritious as they contain heavy amounts of carbohydrates without tasting sweet. Lime juice becomes very stimulating o the taste while adding feta cheese helps the level of fat you...
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CHIPOTLE SOUP
CHIPOTLE SOUP

As the roasted pepper is modified it has a sweeter taste, but it still has Capsaicin. Capsaicin is a chemical in pungent peppers that has therapeutic value.

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Cuisine Type MEXICAN
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Deviled Eggs
Deviled Eggs
Hard eggs are slick and easy to swallow, requiring very little chewing and lubrication; making them very appropriate for the mouth changes associated with radiation therapy, in particular dry mouth.
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Garlic Foam with Avocado
Garlic Foam with Avocado
The relative new technique of foaming, allows for the production of multiple flavors. The texture is wasy for people to dissolve, distribute and swallow. It's typically served cold and mixed with...
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OLIVE OIL GEL
OLIVE OIL GEL

Olive oil is a culinary and cultural legacy used over centuries and it is not only used for cooking, but used for health benefits.

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Papaya with Plantain Pepper Sauce
Papaya with Plantain Pepper Sauce

The current recipe adds large amounts of calories from carbohydrates without the overbearing sweetness.

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PlantaIn Croquettes
PlantaIn Croquettes

Plantain is a relative to the banana and has a significant effect on intestinal function, providing the body with help on days of hyper or diminished bowel function.

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Roasted Beets, Blue Cheese. Rock Salt in Lime/Beet Juice
Roasted Beets, Blue Cheese. Rock Salt in Lime/Beet Juice

Beets provide nutrition and high fiber that helps intestinal rehabilitation which is also aided by lactobacilli from the blue cheese.

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Roasted Pepper, Mozzarella Cheese and Bacon
Roasted Pepper, Mozzarella Cheese and Bacon
Very simple recipe. Added to the collection because of its versatility; tremendously easy to prepare; added nutritional value by the content of fat and protein (cheese); cold product easy to swallow...
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Sautéed Melon with Cactus Fruit and Ginger Piquin Pepper Sauce
Sautéed Melon with Cactus Fruit and Ginger Piquin Pepper Sauce

The reason for sautéing melon is to soften so the texture is easier to chew and swallow. The melon will provide fluid for hydration and fiber for better bowel function.

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Spicy Curried Cashews
Spicy Curried Cashews
This is ideal recipe for the days of mucositis. As the pepper and curry will intensively stimulate the blood flow to the mouth, favoring healing; as well as cleansing the taste buds for flavoring.
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Spring Onion Ice Cream with Dates and Horseradish Cone
Spring Onion Ice Cream with Dates and Horseradish Cone

The main complain from patients is in the immediate recovery phase of chemotherapy with the inability to taste.

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Cuisine Type AMERICAN