Why you can light your fire without an ounce of guilt
Organic raw cacao, not to be confused with cocoa, is made by cold-pressing un-roasted cocoa beans, preserving the enzymes that are destroyed in the production of cocoa powder. Raw cacao is rich in antioxidants and also contains magnesium, calcium, zinc, iron, potassium, B and E vitamins, and an essential heart-healthy fat called oleic acid. It’s also a good source of protein and fibre.
Organic Ceylon Cinnamon, known as “true cinnamon”, has been used for medicinal purposes since ancient times. It regulates blood sugar levels, which helps curb sugar cravings. Scientific studies have shown it may also help lower cholesterol and triglycerides.
Organic mesquite powder has been a staple in deserts of Southern Asia, Africa, North and South America for thousands of years. It helps regulate blood sugar levels, is a great source of soluble fibre and protein, calcium, magnesium, potassium, iron and zinc.
Organic liquorice root powder has a number of healing benefits. The key therapeutic compound “glycyrrhizin” is thought to be 50 times sweeter than sugar and is used in the treatment of a number of ailments, including digestive problems, inflammation, stress, PMS and fighting off viruses.
Organic naturally evaporated Australian sea salt contains trace minerals that help regulate blood pressure
- Beyond Organic Wholefoods – 513 High Street, Prahran.
- iRevive – 5/459 Toorak Road, Toorak.
- Palate Cafe – 132, Greville Street, Prahran.
- Ripe the Organic Grocer – Prahran Market, 7/1673 Commercial Road, Prahran
- Altona Fresh Fine Food – 62-76 Second Avenue, Altona North.