Cacao Powder by Sungods
Cacao beans are the seeds of an Amazonian fruiting tree and source of all chocolate and cocoa products. Sungods Raw Caco Nibs are simply the shelled and crushed chocolate beans. Raw Cacao products are a source of beta-carotene, amino acids (protein), Omega-3 EFA's, calcium, zinc, iron, copper, sulphur, potassium, and one of the best food sources of muscle relaxing, stress relieving magnesium.
Cacao itself comes from the bean and in turn can be turned into cacao powder and that can be used in chocolate or as a powdered drink. The main component in cacao is flavonoids. The compounds that is found in plants and in plant based foods and drinks. The health benefits that are linked to the cacao flavonoids is that the flavonoids are antioxidants.
Because it's concentrated, raw cacao powder has at least 33% more of many of cacao's most vital nutrients! In Raw Cacao Powder, much of the oil is removed, while nearly all of the active nutrients remain.Raw Cacao products are a source of beta-carotene, amino acids (protein), Omega-3 EFA's, calcium, zinc, iron, copper, sulphur, potassium, and one of the best food sources of muscle relaxing, stress relieving magnesium
o The amino acid Tryptophan is found naturally in cacao, enhances relaxation and promotes better sleep
o High in Magnesium
o High in Arginine,
o High in antioxidants
How to use this product: Eat as is or grind with coffee, add to smoothies, coffee, icecream, muesli, cookie batter/trail mix, or substitute in dessert recipes for chocolate chips.
Caution: All natural products vary, but it is generally considered to have about 1% caffeine (as compared to tea at 4% and coffee which can be more than 10%)