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Sparkling Ginger Beet Lemonade with Salus Red Beet Crystals

March 29, 2018
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Packed full of antioxidants from the goodness of red beets, this simple sparkling drink is a great way to replenish vitamins post-workout or before a night out! Whether you’re in charge of refreshments for after soccer practice or just looking for a delicious juice to spike for happy hour, look no further than our sparkling lemonade infused with ginger and red beets. Sparkling Ginger Beet Lemonade 3 cups sparkling water or club soda 1½ cups fresh lemon juice 4 scoops…

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Blood Orange, Flax & Beet Smoothie – Gotcha Covered

March 27, 2018
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It’s blood orange season! And while all our citrusy friends are known for being high in vitamin C and antioxidants—perfect for keeping your immune system strong on these cold early spring days—the blood orange takes the slot for our favorite citrus thanks to its beautiful red color. The star of a colorful smoothie This tart blood orange sipper gets a hit of sweetness and omega-3 essential fatty acids from Flora’s Flax Oil (US/CA). This premium organic oil provides omega -3 and -6…

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Beet Risotto with Salus Red Beet Crystals

March 11, 2018
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Risotto is one of those dishes people think is much harder to execute than it actually is. Make this tasty beet risotto even easier by using Flora’s organic beet crystals (US/CA) in place of messy beet pulp and give your risotto a beautiful color with a delicious beet taste to match. Top with poppy seeds and goat cheese and you’ll have a dish that seems deceptively difficult—ready to impress even the fussiest foodie at your dinner party. Beet Risotto with…

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Vegan Pink Pancakes with Salus Red Beet Crystals

February 11, 2018
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There’s nothing like brightening up your weekend morning with a food that’s as Instagram-worthy as it is tasty. Even better when it’s healthy! These pink pancakes, colored with antioxidant and vitamin-packed Salus Red Beet Crystals (US/CA), are just what your Saturday morning was looking for. Plus, they’re a fan favorite for the little ones! Want to bring it up a notch? Mix 1 scoop Red Beet Crystals into ¾ cup maple syrup for a dark magenta syrup to top off…

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Beetroot Steamer with Salus Red Beet Crystals

January 28, 2018
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I get a lot of questions about my favorite superfoods and smoothie add-ins, so I thought I’d start sharing about some of them! I’ve been a fan of Flora’s products for years now, from supplements to superfoods and oils. I got to try a few of their products, like their Green Blend (US) / Beyond Greens (CA) powder—great for morning smoothies—and their Udo’s Oil Blend (US/CA), full of omega-3 and -6 fatty acids. The one I’ve fallen in love with…

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Getting Back on Track with Your Resolutions

January 16, 2018

When you feel it’s time for a change, there’s sometimes the mentality to “go big or go home.” While that’s great in theory, resolutions to make large changes to lifestyle, diet, or fitness out of the blue often set you up for failure as they are too difficult to execute over the long term. Since your body is an interconnected machine, making a few small changes can radically change how you look and feel in 2018. Instead of the big…

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Holidays Recipes

Christmas Tree Mint Toast by Adeline Waugh Using Flora Beet Crystals

December 13, 2017

When you don’t have time to get a real tree so you just put one on your toast. Adeline Waugh (@vibrantandpure) made this festive minty toast using GF bread, thick coconut yogurt mixed with Flora Red Beet Crystals (US/CA) for that pop of pink (works the same as fresh beet juice & makes life much easier) + a drop of peppermint extract, topped with a mint leaf tree + banana star ⭐️. How to make this vibrant holiday toast featuring…

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Upgrade Your Smoothie with Our Vitamin-Packed Smoothie Boosters

October 17, 2017

Let’s face it: modern life needs smoothies. They’re a great way to make sure you’re getting everything you need for your body all in one delicious sip. While smoothies can be the saving grace you need for the quick pre-work breakfast or post-workout refuel, you may not be helping yourself out as much as you think if you’re not putting the right stuff in there. Our smoothie boosters are here to help! Using our organic Red Beet Crystals (US/CA), our…

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Fitness Lifestyle

Beet the Bonk with Beet Crystals

June 21, 2017

Preparing to run Canada’s largest road race for the first time in 25 years, I put Salus Red Beet Crystals (US/CA) to the test in training, feeling less fatigued when I used them. I wanted to know the science behind why it works, to be sure it wasn’t my imagination. Here are the questions I asked, and what I discovered: Why the excitement over beet juice, beet crystals, and beets? Beets have a unique mix of nutrients and attributes that line…

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Red Beet Chocolate Cups Recipe

May 29, 2017

Let them BEET cake, I’ve got something better. These gut friendly red beet cups have got me movin’ and groovin’ to the sound of….beets! You better believe these are good for you, gut lovin’ treats…with NO food coloring!   Red Beet Chocolate Cups Recipe Ingredients 1 large ripe banana (1 cup sliced) 1 tsp. Salus Red Beet Crystals 1/4 cup hot water 2 tsp. Vital Proteins grass-fed gelatin Chocolate of choice for coating Instructions In a small blender, puree banana….

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Feel The Power of Beets!

May 20, 2017

Beets have an undeniable hearty and healthy appearance. Their rich, deep-red color is unmatched as are their wide range of health benefits. Traditionally, they were considered blood builders. Eastern Europeans would customarily eat beets in their borscht and women used them to prevent pregnancy-induced anemia and birth defects due to the unique combination of iron, vitamin C, and folate. Since blood carries oxygen and nutrients, it affects every part of the human body; hence the benefits of beets are plentiful…

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Beet Tzatziki Recipe With Salus Red Beet Crystals

May 8, 2017

This tzatziki recipe just can’t be BEET! Adding Salus Red Beet Crystals (US/CA) to this classic Mediterranean spread creates a sweet taste and beautiful pink color for any dish, including falafel pitas. Spread this tzatziki on your toast or add a bit more olive oil and use it as a dressing! It’s bursting with flavor and packed with nutrition. Beet Tzatziki Recipe Ingredients 2 tbsp. Greek yogurt 2 tsp. lemon juice 1/2 tsp. chopped fresh dill 1/2 tsp. Salus Red Beet…

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