Coppell, TX (PRWEB) November 08, 2012
Leafy green vegetables, particularly the dark green variety, are a great source of vitamins, minerals and plant-based substances that can protect against heart disease, diabetes and even some forms of cancer.
Greens are the #1 food you can eat regularly to improve your health, said Jill Nussinow, MS, RD, a nutrition educator, registered dietitian and author known as The Veggie Queen. And #1 on my list is kale, which offers everything you want in a leafy green. Its an excellent source of vitamins, has a good amount of calcium for a vegetable and it supplies folate and potassium.
According to an interview with WebMD, Nussinow ranked kale as the top leafy green in terms of overall nutritional value, among those most commonly consumed. Kale is a nutritional powerhouse and comes in many varieties. However, its intricate, thick leaves and even thicker stems can take some time and technique to prepare.
To simplify and speed up the preparation of kale and other nutritious greens, Dexas introduces the Turbo Fan Salad Spinner-Dryer. The design of the Turbo Fan engine at the top of the spinner is an innovation that makes it easier and faster than ever to prepare and serve greens. Heres how:
The Turbo Fan Salad Spinner-Dryer features 100% more air intake into the spinner basket via a multi-blade fan and perimeter air intake vents. No other spinner on the market pulls in this much air to dry greens as they spin. You can actually plate the freshly rinsed greens right away with no additional drying.
The Turbo Fan Salad Spinner-Dryer is the first to be used exclusively in the sink or on a nearby towel. Thats because all rinse water is expelled, along with the moist air, through ports underneath and along the base of the outer bowl. No dirty rinse water is ever retained in the bowl, so there is no risk of it splashing back on the greens.
The spinner basket holds 5 quarts, equivalent to 10 daily vegetable servings of 2 cups of raw leafy greens. Adults should eat between 2