Organic Raw Cacao Nibs
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Stacked with flavonoids, antioxidants and essential minerals including large amounts of magnesium, Cacao nibs are the unprocessed cacao bean, full of healthy fats. Their health benefits are wide-ranging and include maintaining cardiovascular health, promoting healthy muscle and nerve function, and are a potent mood enhancer.
Cacao nibs are a more raw form of Cacao than the powder and can be enjoyed on their own, in smoothies or in baking. People often confuse Cacao with cocoa as they both come from the Coco bean. The difference is that cocoa is usually highly processed to the point where it loses a lot of its health benefits.
An amazingly healthy, nutritious energy boost
Stacked with flavonoids, antioxidants and essential minerals including large amounts of magnesium, the rich taste of organic cacao nibs can be added to a wide variety of dishes to deliver an incredibly rich flavour along with a range of health benefits.
Raw cacao nibs have four times the amount of antioxidants than goji berries, helping protect the body eradicate free radicals. Free radicals are unstable chemicals that damage cell membranes and attack healthy cells which can lead to disease and damage of the body. Raw cacao powder is so high in antioxidants it tops the ORAC chart (Oxygen Radical Absorbance Capacity), a rating system devised by the USDA to measure levels of antioxidants in food.
Along with its high antioxidant content, cacao nibs contains a massive 10% total flavinoid content. Flavinoids can have a substantial positive impact on overall heart health, and are have been shown to prevent various types of cardiovascular disease.
A natural and happy high
The presence of seratonin, dopamine, PEA & anandamide in raw cacao nibs explains the high or happy feeling people associate with eating chocolate. These neurotransmitters regulate the pleasure centre in the brain, and cacao nibs has enough of these pleasure-boosting chemicals to provide a noticeable increase in mood and general feelings of well-being.
|Where Does It Come From?||
Our certified organic Cacao Nibs comes from the Peruvian Amazon and you know they support the local economy as they are fair trade and single origin.
Our Cacao nibs have no fillers, additives and comes to you raw and unprocessed. Fantastic on their own and in replacement of chocolate in baking.
|Best Before||12 - 24 months|