FunFresh Foods - Taste Waves Omega Seed Ground Chia - 6 oz (168 g)
FunFresh Foods Taste Waves Omega Seed Ground Chia naturally contains significant levels of omega fatty acids (typically >60% by weight). This s one of the highger percentages of Omega-3 from plant or vegetarian sources. These nutrition packed seeds come from a desert plant that is a member of the mint family. In pre-Columbian ties, Salvia hispanica L was a component of the Aztec and Mayan diets and the basic survival food of Aztec warriors. Known as the "running food", these seeds were consumed by the Aztecs for energy and endurance.
Salvia hispanica L may well be the first functional food! Folklore suggests that the ancients believed that a small handful of seeds could sustain a person for 24 hours!
About FunFresh Foods
The FunFresh Foods brand was created in 2003 as a commitment to bring Fun foods and Fresh ideas in food to natural and health stores. The brand focuses on offering healthy beverages, snack foods, and spices. They source organic and fair trade products whenever possible. From their herbal teas, to their gourmet hot chocolate, each product offered by the FunFresh Foods brand is developed with health benefits in mind.