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by 322 · June 15, 2012 at 3:22 PM

Ok so a bit of background: Been eating paleo/phd style for 5 months and my digestion has improved but still not fully recovered. Generally my digestion is slow, for example if i stop eating at 8pm i still have a full stomach at 11pm. Lately I... (more)

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George_Brodie_1 0 · April 20, 2012 at 6:39 AM

The raisins aren't speeding up the digestion, they are speeding up the movement of food through your tract. Could be good, also, could be bad.

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by 12118 · September 04, 2013 at 1:20 PM

OK, this one is for all you who don't necessarily think of raisins as "turds from Satan's pet bunny rabbit". I see a lot of recipes (especially refined-sugar-free dessert recipes) out there calling for "date paste". My question is, why aren't... (more)

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Linda_29 0 · September 04, 2013 at 1:20 PM

I use raisin paste all the time in my BREAD baking where it calls for tablespoonful of honey or agave nectar. Why? Because raisin paste is a PRESERVATIVE. Not only does it sweeten, it preserves. It also tastes terrific in bread, not too sweet but... (more)