The main ingredient of all of our great products is 100% Organic Peruvian Quinoa. However, apart from not knowing how to pronounce it, most people don’t really know what Quinoa really is. We’re here to help!
Quinoa (pronounced Keen-wah) is a Peruvian superfood that has taken the world by storm. It is one of the most ancient natural foods dating back to the original Incan Empire. During this time, the Incas called Quinoa the “Gold of Incas” Now, Quinoa has a new nickname as it has been coined as “superfood of the future” In addition, even NASA has been considering sending astronauts with Quinoa as it can be eaten in virtually any way possible. This versatily allows it to be made in a variety of interesting ways. In addition to this, Quinoa boasts an endless amount of benefits which include
1. Quinoa is one of the most complete proteins in the world containing over nine amino acids
2. Quinoa contains almost double the amount of fiber that is found in other similar grains
3. Quinoa is Gluten Free making it perfect for anyone that suffers from a Gluten allergy such as Celiac disease
4. Quinoa also has a very low glycemic index which is a measurement of how quickly a food makes one’s blood sugar levels rise
5. Quinoa is also ridiculously high in minerals such as magnesium, iron, and riboflavin
6. Quinoa is also great for people who are trying to lose weight as it both fills you up and helps with your metabolic rate
7. Most importantly, you can have all of these benefits by eating an Inti Bar !!!!
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