Posted On: 03:24:14 - 19/12/16 - Viewed: 61107
Unlike in Asia where you can find bird’s nest at everyone corner, there are only a handful of brick and mortar stores in the US that sell birds nest. You can usually find bird’s nest at Chinese Herbs stores or small retailers in Asian communities in major cities. Once you have figured out the where, the next challenge is how. How to determine whether the nests for sale are genuine from a trusted supplier, whether they are free of chemicals and impurities, etc.
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Made from the saliva of swiftlets, the nests are expensive due to the difficulty in harvesting and the many benefits it brings. A bowl of bird’s nest soup is a prized delicacy. Lots of Asian celebrities consume this daily to look beautiful! Bird’s nest is believed to boost the immune system and raise the libido. Women believe that eating it daily enhances their complexion, making it a perfect gift for mums. Bird’s nest contains high levels of protein, calcium, iron, potassium and magnesium. In fact, bird’s nest itself is almost tasteless; it requires additional effort to render it tasty.