Living Without Favorites: Ancient Eats: Navitas Naturals
Move over broccoli. Here’s a new (and old) way to get your vitamins, minerals, antioxidants and more. California company Navitas Naturals offers ultra-nutritious functional fare produced from plants that have nourished human beings for millennium. We’re talking remakes of historic foods eaten in ancient cultures like the Aztecs, Mayans, Incas. We sampled several Navitas products, including new offerings—acai powder, pomegranate powder, cacao nibs—and found them interesting and very tasty. All the test bowls emptied quickly with the cacao nibs declared our favorite. These premium organic ingredients, all gluten free, can enhance the taste of smoothies, trail mixes, soups, salads, cereals and baked goods. Plus they can literally skyrocket the nutrient count of your everyday diet. It’s your body. Try some new (and old) ways to keep it nourished.