March 21, 2018
Yellow vs Green Mustard
When there is dampness in your body, it can make you quite tired and even lose appetite. Some people may choose to have some mustard, and the spice can stimulate taste buds. Western dishes are often accompanied by yellow mustard, and it is made with mustard seed. Sashimi is often accompanied with green mustard, also known as wasabi, and it is made by grating the wasabi stem into mud form.
Mustard is warm in nature with a spicy taste. It can warm the body and dispel cold, promote qi circulation and stimulate appetite. Alleviates cold stomach symptoms such as abdominal pain, vomiting, decrease in appetite. It is especially suitable for those with yang deficient body constitution and those with cold stomach. Those with yin deficiency, heat-related symptoms or prone to abdominal discomfort should avoid.