Vinegar: health-boosting super tonic?

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Vinegar: the latest health-boosting super tonic?

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    Don’t just put it on your chips – vinegar is now the fashionable drink for wellbeing.

    Peta Bee reports

    You might think of it as a condiment but, to the likes of Miranda Kerr, Gwyneth Paltrow and Megan Fox it is a health tonic second to none. Vinegar is being hailed by A-listers as the best thing for a healthy complexion and trim figure. Fox has said that she sips a cocktail of apple cider vinegar and water because it “cleans out your system”.

    It’s a trend that has spread from New York, where vinegar drinks are all the rage, to ultra-healthy London restaurants such as the Raw Duck in Hackney (“We take a healthful approach to eating… our ingredients are essential to a healthier mind and body”). At the Raw Duck they serve “hot apple drinking vinegar and heather honey” as a “delicious digestion aid”, while bars such as Barts in Chelsea serve vinegar infused cocktails including the Black Forest, made with balsamic vinegar jam. Read More…