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NVNA10019 Navitas Naturals

Navitas Naturals Chia Seeds - 227g

by Navitas Naturals
£5.93£7.13
5.93
  • Ancient cultures throughout Central America have long enjoyed chia seeds as a key part of their food and medicine
  • Navitas Naturals Chia Seeds
  • The seeds were even used as currency
  • Navitas Naturals Chia Seeds are loaded with omega fats, protein, antioxidants and dietary fiber
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    • The Maya and Incans revered the tiny, but nutrient-dense, chia seed as a staple food along with corn and beans
    • It's white, blue and purple flowers produce small, shiny, oval seeds
    • These statements herein have not been reviewed by the FDA
    • Aztec traders and warriors are said to have subsisted on chia to endure long expeditions, and even used the seed as a currency in trade.

      Navitas Naturals Chia Seeds have a mild nutty flavor
    • Navitas Naturals products are not intended to treat, diagnose, cure or prevent any disease.

      Chia has been cultivated by and was a key part of the diet for the ancient civilizations of the Aztecs, Incans, and Maya
    • The Tarahumara and Chumash people in Mexico roasted, crushed and mixed chia seed with water to make a gel that was consumed as an energy boost or ‘running food’
    • They may be used much like flaxseeds as an egg replacement
    • In fact, 'chia' is the Maya word for 'strength.' You'll find lots of strength in Navitas Naturals Chia Seeds, which contain an abundance of good-for-you nutrients that can be added to virtually any meal.

      Chia was cultivated by Aztecs, Incans and Maya for centuries and was so valuable to the Aztecs that it was used as a currency
    • Now a popular modern crop, Navitas Naturals Chia Seeds are grown on organic chia seed farms in Mexico, Argentina and Paraguay.

      Chia is a fast-growing herb that is part of the mint family
    • Sprinkle a spoonful of chia seeds into oatmeal, granola, cereal or yogurt
    • They have a mild nutty flavor, and since they absorb liquid, they’re ideal for hydration and feeling full
    • A common dish among the Tarahumara people is ‘iskiate’, prepared with chia, water, sugar and lime
    • This makes chia especially good to use as a thickening agent in recipes like soups and smoothies, or enjoyed as a pudding with a touch of sweetener.
    • They also work very well as a flour substitute and can be used to make hearty breads, crackers and other baked goods.

      Chia seeds are very hydrophilic - the seeds have the unusual ability to absorb liquid and form a gel
    • To ensure quality, flavor and nutritional integrity, our farming partners follow the strictest growing and processing standards.

      Navitas Naturals Chia Seeds are an excellent source of healthy essential fatty acids - containing eight times more omega-3 fatty acids than salmon! Chia seeds are also one of the most digestible plant proteins, an excellent source of dietary fiber, and a powerhouse of vitamins, minerals, amino acids, and free-radical fighting antioxidants.

      Chia's superior hydrating capabilities, protein and fiber can keep you feeling full and satisfied for hours.

      Chia is a healthy food, not a miracle drug
  • HCODE

    NVNA10019

  • MPN

  • MANUFACTURER

    Navitas Naturals

  • EAN CODE

    811961020507

  • CONDITION

    NEW

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