Apple pie


  • Features cooking in a microwave oven
  • The recipe for the classic apple pie in a microwave oven

Perhaps, everyone is familiar with the childhood taste of charlotte - apple pie, with the preparation of which can cope even novice cooks. The main advantage of this tasty dish is a simple set of ingredients, and cooking does not take much time. And if we consider that the oven cake can be not only apples, but with bananas, berries, pineapple and a variety of other fruit fillings, charlotte can pamper their loved ones at least every day.

According to many mistresses, the best Charlotte obtained if it cook in the oven. Thus, the crust turns golden and crispy, and baked through a cake is always just fine.

However, as experience shows, Charlotte properly cooked in the microwave, it is often not inferior in its taste the cake, baked in the oven.

The main thing - to know a few subtleties of preparation of this dish, and microwave oven will not cause any problems.

 Charlotte in the microwave

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Features cooking in a microwave oven

Firstly, many housewives confuse that cakes prepared in a similar manner, and obtained without a golden brown crust. To cope with this problem in several ways. For example, a couple of minutes to cook the dish in grill. But the main thing - do not overdo it, because this cake is very delicate and can therefore quickly burn. If there is no function in the microwave grill, you can solve the problem by adding to the dough couple teaspoons of cocoa - prepares a cake with him not so pale and becomes more appetizing appearance.

The second point, because of which can be difficult to learn cooking in a microwave oven, it is that it is difficult to calculate the time for which the product is finally ready. Indeed, depending on the model of the microwave, the maximum heating temperature may differ from them. Here comes to the aid of the old-fashioned way - carefully pierce the crust clean wooden stick and see whether there was her raw dough. It should also be borne in mind that, if after the expiry of the allotted time for preparation, the cake turned out slightly moist, it can be left off the oven for 3-5 minutes and it dopechet. As a last resort you can always still a couple of minutes to use a microwave oven set at maximum power.

 Charlotte recipes in the microwave
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The recipe for the classic apple pie in a microwave oven

As mentioned above, charlotte can safely do almost any filling. There are even options with savory meat or mushrooms. However, a recognized classic of Charlotte is stuffed with fresh apples.   For its preparation will need the following ingredients:

  • 4 eggs
  • 4-5 pcs. big apple. Best suited solid varieties with mild acidity.
  • 1 tbsp. wheat flour
  • 1 tbsp. sugar
  • 4 tbsp. tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 1/2 tsp. Baking powder to the test
  • a pinch of vanilla sugar
  • 3 tsp Cocoa (optional)

Preparation charlotte start with cleaning and slicing apples. They should be cut into thin slices and cleaned of core. You can even remove the fruit peel - then stuffing will be more tender and better propechetsya. Followed in a separate container with sugar beat eggs. This is best done using a mixer. When the eggs are brought down into a thick foam, add 4 tablespoons of vegetable oil. Once in the pan pour the flour, vanilla, baking powder and cocoa, and then pour in a thin stream to the sugar-egg mixture, stirring constantly. Then the dough is well kneaded with a mixer until the consistency of thick cream.

To prepare charlotte best fit special forms for microwave ovens, although amiss pyroceramics or porcelain pot. Its bottom should be well lubricated with margarine or to lay oiled baking paper. At the bottom of the form should be carefully put a layer of apples, and here it is important not to overdo it, because the more toppings, the worse it will get baked through the cake. After the apples should be put on the dough and place the dish baked at maximum power for 10 minutes. Once the timer expires and the oven is turned off, it is necessary to leave the charlotte even for 3-4 minutes, that will give her final propechsya and cool. Before serving the cake can be decorated with fruit and whipped cream.

 Delicious and fragrant apple pie in a microwave oven

 the causes of yeast infection in newborns


  • Causes of thrush
  • The symptoms of thrush
  • Treatment and prevention of thrush

Thrush in the mouth of the newborn is a common disease. The normal oral mucosa contains various microorganisms including and the fungus Candida Albicans. Under the influence of certain factors, such as the breach of hygiene, reduction of immunity, there is an uncontrolled growth of the fungus, causing thrush develops in infants.
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Causes of thrush

If the mother has candida, a disease of the newborn may be even as it passes through the birth canal, so it is important to cure yeast infection before birth. Susceptible weakened and premature babies, as well as those who have had a cold. The cause of the disease may be the use of antibiotics as a child, and breastfeeding mothers. To avoid this, you should take drugs that support the intestinal microflora, such as "Linex", "Bifidumbacterin" etc. Very often, the thrush appears teething in infants.

At this time, the immune system is weakened, and the child is constantly pulling the handle in the mouth to ease the pain of itching gums. Often thrush occurs when the child begins to crawl, as it becomes available, many things that he can taste it.

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The symptoms of thrush

Normally, there is a small white patches on the tongue of every person.

However, its spread across the mouth should alert the mother. White cheesy plaque, which can be located on the tongue, gums, palate, and inside of the cheeks - a sign of thrush in infants. Sometimes formed white clumps or plaques. They are easily removed, and the mucosa underneath can bleed. Initially, the disease can not disturb the newborn, but later it may be burning, the child may refuse meals.

Sign of advanced disease - plaque spread throughout the oropharynx.

 treatment and prevention of yeast infection in newborns
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Treatment and prevention of thrush

For the treatment of thrush in infants used antifungal agents acting locally. It can be nystatin drops or drug "Candide" for the mucous membranes. Tampon or index finger wrapped with a sterile bandage, is soaked in a solution treated and the oral cavity several times per day. The duration of treatment is about 5-10 days. It is important to monitor the condition of the child, as the application of drugs may be an allergy or discomfort, a burning sensation in the mouth.

It is also recommended to treat the mouth with a solution of baking soda (to 1 cup of boiling drinking water 1 teaspoon soda). It should carry out this procedure swab or index finger, wrapped with a sterile bandage every 2-3 hours. The same solution is desirable to process, and the mother's breast, if the child is breastfed. "Miramistin" is a good tool in the fight against this disease. The mouth should be watering medication at least 3 times a day. In some cases, prescribe reception "Diflucan" inside.

Best of all, if certain drugs are used together, their use often does not have individually desired effect. In any case be sure to consult your pediatrician.   The doctor examined the child, confirm the diagnosis and prescribe appropriate treatment. Sometimes it may be necessary fence cheek swab for microscopic examination. If the child is breastfed, antifungal drugs are prescribed and mother. If this condition is not fulfilled in the future the possibility of reinfection, as infection easily passes from mother to child.

During treatment should be possible to observe good personal hygiene of the child. It is necessary to frequently wash their hands with soap newborn, toys and handle those items that the baby pulls into his mouth. If the child is able to crawl, you should daily damp mopping the floor with special means. Do not forget to sterilize bottles, pacifiers and teethers.

It must be remembered that not fulfilling certain requirements, you risk time and again faced with the disease. However, these guidelines will help you quickly get rid of yeast infection in the newborn once and for all.

 Treatment of yeast infection in newborns