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Dark Chocolate | Heart Healthy Superfood

DARK CHOCOLATE – Good for your heart, good for your taste buds. What is Dark chocolate? Cultures in Mexico produced chocolate as early as 1900 B.C. Originally, it was consumed as a bitter beverage. The cacao beans were fermented, roasted, and then ground into a paste that was mixed with water and spices like chili peppers… Read more »

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Maca | Miracle Root Superfood

MACA – The miracle root. What is it? Maca is a plant that grows in central Peru and has been cultivated as a medicinal crop in Central and South America for at least 3000 years. Maca is a relative of the radish and has an odor similar to butterscotch. The root is most often used to… Read more »

3 Reasons you'll love Redd Bars.

3 Reasons You’ll Love Redd Bars

Before starting Redd, we can remember staring at the wall of bars at our local grocery store wondering “what makes a bar better than all these others?” But the fact is, every bar we tested compromised on either health benefits or flavor. The ones that tasted great were loaded with sugars, and the ones that were healthy didn’t… Read more »

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Yerba Mate | Brain Energizing Superfood

YERBA MATE – Strength and euphoria. What is it? Yerba mate comes from a tree that has been utilized and cultivated first by the Guaraní people in South America and in southern Brazil, prior to European colonization. For centuries the leaves have been used in a traditional tea which is still incredibly popular, particularly in Argentina, Bolivia,… Read more »

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Acai berries | Fiber Rich Superfood

Low in sugar, high in nutrients. What is it? These small, reddish-purple berries are similar to a cross between a grape and a blueberry, the acai (pronounced ah-sigh-ee)  harvested from tall palm trees found around the Amazon River basin of South America.   Why is it a superfood? Acai berries are low in sugar, but contain… Read more »

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Schizandra Berries | Detoxifying Superfood

Schizandra Berries A detoxifying superfood that balances the body. What is schizandra? Schizandra berries also spelled “schisandra”, are a deciduous woody vine-growing species that produces fragrant flowers and develop long fruiting clusters of bright red berries. Native to northern China, Manchuria, and parts of Russia, the plant has been used for centuries for it’s healing properties. Unlike other… Read more »

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Pumpkin Seeds | Complete Protein Superfood

PUMPKIN SEEDS A complete (and awesome) protein. What is it? Pumpkin seeds—also known as pepitas—are flat, dark green seeds. They are often roasted after being separated from the body of the pumpkin gourd itself. Why is it a superfood? Pumpkin seeds are a special source of hard-to-find minerals like zinc, magnesium and are uniquely packed… Read more »