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What's Your View on Eating Cold Food in Winter and Hot in the Summer?

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Usually, it's preferable to eat cold foods or lighter foods in the summer to cool down while in the winter hot chocolate and soup are more preferred.

What's your view? Do you like to blend in or have opposite likes?

My grandma said it's better to eat hot soup during summer because it helps to keep cool! Anyone else?

Letgetfreestuff
a year ago
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blacklabrador
blacklabradora year ago

I heard something similar to your Grandma's theory.

If you eat too many cold things in summer your body has to work to bring it up to body temperature, thus creating energy and bodily heat.

I have been known to enjoy the odd Ben & Jerrys during winter, and the hottest of curries in a heat wave..

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BusySparrowMum
BusySparrowMuma year ago

I prefer salads etc in summer and hot comfort food in the winter. My nam always used to say a cup of tea in the summer was better than a cold drink but don’t find it works for me 🤷‍♀️

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Imnotcheap
Imnotcheapa year ago

We tend to eat hot food all year round but I do refuse to spend too long cooking on really hot days

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ACR
ACRa year ago

Aside from not eating al fresco in the winter my eating habits don't really change. If you're in a warm environment, such as in your home or in a restaurant, then I see no reason to stop eating cold food in the winter 🍨 ⛄

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davidstockport
davidstockporta year ago

Whether you eat or drink hot or cold things your body will try to keep the core temperature stable. so If you have a hot drink you will perspire more. . . the sweat has a cooling effect, but after a cold drink the body will sweat more slowly,

I probably consume about the same amount of cold food in both Summer and Winter

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Nadiaparveen
Nadiaparveena year ago

I'm that person that eats ice cream in the winter 😂😂

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BORDERJOE
BORDERJOEa year ago

well all I can say is that this week on two scorching days, we've polished off bowls of home made soup in order to empty Dad's freezer-I didn't fancy the idea but it worked out good!

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hspexy
hspexya year ago

I know hot drinks quench your thirst better in general. I prefer hot food and drinks all year round. Not a fan of cold stuff in general

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Moonstone22
Moonstone22a year ago

I always eat what I'm craving at the time. Whether it's hot or cold it doesn't bother me. But I would have an ice cream in the summer to cool me down

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