Baobab Health Benefits..In The Jungle of Superfruits This is The King!
Baobab health benefits.
Ok, before we discuss the baobab health benefits, here is an announcement..
would all superfruits to move over and take a bow..because here is a new kid on the block. Soon, every-one will be talking about this superfruit.
It's called the baobab, and is widely considered the be the king of all the superfruits.
Ok, now I have your attention, lets find out more about this amazing fruit...
Baobab Fruit Facts
The baobab fruit, aptly named after the iconic tree that it comes from, the baobab tree, originates from Africa, Madagascar and some parts of Australia.
The baobab tree is often referred to by many of the local folk as the 'tree of life', and the reason for that is that can survive for over 2000 years.
The fruit that the tree yields has been a food staple for many centuries.
Egyptian Pyramids have been found to have baobab seeds stored in them, so they were obviously held in very high esteem by the Egyptians, and were believed to have magical properties.
Baobab products, such as jams, teas, nutrition bars and powder ingredient mixes are already available in Europe and Africa, but they are now about to 'hit' the North American market like a twister out of control!
So watch out health-concious Americans, a new, superior superfruit option is coming your way....!
Baobab Health Benefits..How Good Is It?
Well, if you have been browsing this website, you will have learnt that
antioxidants are vital to your well-being.
disease causing free radicals,
to slow down the
and ultimately help to prevent diseases such as
dementia and Alzheimer's..to name a few.
Great news on the antioxidant side..baobab has
more antioxidants than the acai.
It also boasts more calcium than any fruit, and a plethora of nutrients including
The baobab nutritional levels are simply outstanding. So keep a look-out as an influx of new lines of baobab-enriched health products will be arriving very soon.
Baobab fruit, the organic version actually has as much as fifty per cent fiber and is considered a pre-biotic which means that it will be excellent for helping digestibility.The Fast Company Magazine has hailed the baobab as the “king of superfruits".
Baobab Food Products
To begin with, Baobab Foods are 'kicking off' with healthy fruit bars coupled with a nutritious, ingredient powder drink mix.
Their fruit bars will come in three yummy flavors...
- CherryBerry..I like the sound of that!
At time of writing the bars will be selling at $1.99 each.Diabetics will love these bars as they have a very low GI (glycemic index) and are very high in fiber too.
Of course, we have our regular high level
however because of the significantly higher antioxidant content that baobab offers, it has to be a serious alternative worth our consideration.
Next up is a product called BaoBest Fruit Powder. Costing $12.99 it's a 6-ounce canister of pure, soluble baobab. This is excellent for mixing into a wide range of foods and drinks, including sports drinks, yoghurt and water. You can even create your own great healthy
In due course the BaoBest ingredient mix will be sold to food manufacturers to produce a range of other products such as juices, jams, teas and cereals.
Also on offer will be a product called BaoBest Fruit Pulp which will be offered exclusively to Food Manufacturers.
Where Can I Buy Baobab Food Products?
Currently, everything is sold from the company's website.Visit the site for more information.
Baobab Foods Side Effects?
A Generally Recognized As Safe (GRAS) status has been granted by The Food and Drug Administration to baobab products..so Baobab Foods now have the 'green light' to launch it's new line of nutritional products. So we can be pretty sure that there are no real issues currently with baobab.
Baobab Health Benefits...Anything Else?
The target market for these products are health conscious men and women of all ages, along with baby boomers and active seniors. You will be hearing a lot more on the baobab health benefits, and I will keep adding anything interesting or ground-breaking here at my
blog Antioxidants and Beyond.
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