Aloe Vera is a fleshy plant in shrub that can reach 1m in height. It has origins in South-East Asia, North Africa, Madagascar, Messico, Santo Domingo, Argentina, Paraguay e Colombia.
. Sliced, it can be directly consumed as a tasty snack or to eat while drinking a good cup of infusion or hot tea. It can be used as well to give a special touch to fruit salad or to put on top of chocolate cake or cakes flavored with cinnamon or ginger.
The fleshy part of the aloe is extracted and cooked to prevent its oxidation so that it retains all its properties. After drying it is cut into slices. Considered as an excellent plant, Aloe Vera is used as well as in food department, in cosmetics production.