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Red Beet Swirls Smoothie

March 4, 2021
Red Beet Swirls Smoothie Category Featured Recipes Ingredients 1 tbsp Flora Red Beet Crystals 1 cup frozen strawberries ½ cup spinach or kale ¼ cup cashews, soaked for 2-3 hours ¼ cup plain yogurt ½ cup plant based milk or water Instructions Blend all ingredients on high until smooth about 2 minutes. Divide among two cups. To create this swirl, first spoon 4-6 pea-sized dots of yogurt on top of the smoothie. Take the sharp edge of a knife and...

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Red Pesto

August 13, 2020

What an easy way to spice up your pesto recipe. I love swapping out basil for other herbs or greens and using beet crystals as a source of betalain — beets are great for the blood and capillaries. I’ve used this on pizza, over pasta, in salad dressings and on chicken. The color is striking and the flavor is savory and intense. I hope you enjoy it as much as I have. Red Pesto Category Featured Recipes Serving Size 1…

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Beet ‘N’ Berry Overnight Cauli Proats

October 25, 2019
beet and berry overnight oats

This is one of my absolute favorite overnight oat combos.  Honestly, I am addicted to the color, the taste, and how happy and satisfied I feel after eating them. Red Beet Crystals have become a staple in my home. Even if you don’t like beets, these are worth a try. They’re naturally sweet, less “earthy” than regular beets, and rich in vitamins, minerals, and plant-based compounds such as betalains and nitrates.  Dr. Tara’s passion is to inspire and empower others…

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Family Recipes

Sunburn ‘Sicles: Red Beet Ice Pops

August 1, 2019
ice pops

For the kids and the kids at heart, try this electrolyte replenishing, oxygenating ice pop post-play. I’m fairly certain it’s well known that when we engage in physical activity, we lose important electrolyte minerals through sweat and exertion. To restore that fluid balance and help our muscles recover from exercise, beverages that contain these electrolytes are extremely important. Where do we get these electrolytes if not from Gatorade? Of course, filtered water should contain trace minerals that allow us to…

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Honey-Roasted Veggie Salad

July 24, 2019
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This warm honey-roasted salad is the perfect wholesome lunch or dinner featuring delicious honey-sesame baked veggies, nutrient-dense kale, protein, and fiber-rich chickpeas, avocado (to keep you feeling full), and probiotic-rich sauerkraut. The dressing features Flora’s Red Beet Apple Cider Vinegar & Manuka Honey mixed with tahini and lemon juice. Zesty, creamy and sweet. The Red Beet Apple Cider Vinegar is absolutely delicious on its own as a wellness shot. I love to have mine with a glass of water before…

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Red Beet Malabi Pudding

June 18, 2019
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Malabi pudding is the perfect cold, summer dessert. Not only is it delicious and special, but it’s also fast and simple to make. It’s a unique dessert, perfect for celebrating a birthday. Its versatility makes it a crowd pleaser. There are endless regional variations; change the toppings to suit yourself or the preferences of those being served. Best of all, it can easily be made ahead. There is a gorgeous visual contrast between the white pudding and bright syrup, as well…

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Lifestyle Recipes

Pre-Hike Smoothie from Simply Straws

May 14, 2019

Drink this smoothie with a friend, preferably before enjoying the great outdoors. It is reminiscent of all kinds of lovely spring things—fields of wildflowers, grassy green hills, picturesque sunsets that light up the sky. Pre-Hike Smoothie Category Lifestyle Recipes Persons 2 Ingredients 1 cup frozen mango chunks 2 tbsp. Flora Omega Sport+ 1 cup frozen strawberries 2 tbsp. Red Beet Crystals 4 celery spears 1 scoop Green Blend/Beyond Greens Instructions Blend two ingredients at a time for a layered visual…

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Spring Chill & Cut Cookies

April 11, 2019
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Spring! After our region of the Midwest was hit with a historically bad winter, I have never been happier to see spring. With warmer weather and sunshine finally reemerging, my training has picked back up and with it my craving for sweets. Growing up I always eyed those prepackaged sugar cookie rolls that people sliced and baked, but I was raised in a natural household where my mother would tint food with natural ingredients and make all baked goods from…

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Health

The Healthy Smoothie Boosters You’ve Been Missing

July 31, 2018

We’re going to say it: whoever invented the smoothie is basically a genius, right? These yummy blends are the perfect healthy breakfast on the go, a liquefied lunchtime checklist of vitamin-rich fruits, veg and supplements to boost your energy mid-day, and even a mineral/protein-spiked post-workout sip. No matter what you’re looking for, smoothies have your back. While smoothies can be the answer for an easy way to stay on top of a healthy diet, not every smoothie is created equal….

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Rhubarb & Red Beet Stamina Smoothie

April 24, 2018

With less than a week left in April, we’re ready to officially ring in springtime—even if the weather doesn’t quite agree with us. Nothing says spring like the tang of rhubarb. Pair it up with the fun color and serious goodness of our Red Beet Crystals (US/CA) and you’ve got yourself a smoothie in the making! Whatever the weather, this recipe will give you a reason to celebrate. Rhubarb & Red Beet Stamina Smoothie Ingredients 1/2 cup coconut water 1…

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