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Swedish Bitters (Alcohol-Free)

The modern diet is often lacking in one of its four cornerstones – bitter foods. Bitterness plays an important role in digestion, stimulating bile production, breaking down fats, lessening feelings of fullness or gas, and promoting regularity. If you struggle with digestive issues, we’ve got news: this bitter truth can be easy to swallow (and can improve your digestive health). Maria’s Swedish Bitters, developed by Austrian herbalist Maria Treben, is a natural tonic that blends traditional herbs that have been…

Swedish Bitters – Maria’s Formula

The modern diet is often lacking in one of its four cornerstones – bitter foods. Bitterness plays an important role in digestion, stimulating bile production, breaking down fats, lessening feelings of fullness or gas, and promoting regularity. If you struggle with digestive issues, we’ve got news: this bitter truth can be easy to swallow (and can improve your digestive health). Maria’s Swedish Bitters, developed by Austrian herbalist Maria Treben, is a natural tonic that blends traditional herbs that have been…

Gallexier®

Are you sometimes struck by the tell-tale feelings of sluggishness and fullness after a particularly heavy meal? Embrace a time-tested European tradition and end your meals on a bitter note (the good kind!). This mildly bitter tonic is traditionally used to support healthy digestion. Gallexier® Herbal Bitters combines stimulating herbs and bitter food extracts to support digestion, including artichoke leaves, dandelion, turmeric root, gentian root, blessed thistle, and 7 other time-honored herbs. Its taste is tempered by aromatic herbs and…

Bitters: The Secret to a Happy Tummy

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In today’s world, digestive problems are super common. Whether it’s indigestion, heartburn, or occasional constipation, an estimated 60-70 million Americans have some kind of digestive difficulty.[1] Turns out, our ancestors knew something about how to achieve the digestive harmony we’ve forgotten. What’s their secret? Bitters! What are bitters? Bitters are alcohol-based extracts of the flowers, leaves, bark, and roots of bitter-tasting plants. You may think of them as an essential ingredient to a good cocktail, but they’ve been used medicinally…

Swedish Bitters Summer Cocktails

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Celebrating a blood sugar friendly, digestion aiding cocktail for the weekend! This one is perfect for sweltering summer evenings after a big meal. It incorporates Flora Swedish Bitters (US/CA) which stimulate bile flow, stomach acid secretion, and aid in peristalsis of digestion! Spoiled this week in the presence of my beautiful and loving extended family, gathering around the kitchen collaborating on dinners and chatting until late. My two favorites for good digestion: good company, and bitters! Swedish Bitters Summer Cocktails Servings: …

Swedish Bitters Cocktails

Recipe and image courtesy of Lindsay Young, @eatyoungnutrition Makes: 2 servings INGREDIENTS 1/4 of a large seedless watermelon 1/2 an English cucumber Juice of 1 lime 4-5 fresh mint leaves 1/3 bottle of sparking rosé 2 tsp Flora’s alcohol-free Swedish Bitters* Lime zest, for garnish METHOD Cut watermelon into cubes and freeze it for at least a 2 hours.* Chill the sparkling rosé. Peel and cut cucumber into large chunks. The peel can act as a garnish for the drinks, but…

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Probiotics, Bitters, and Enzymes for a Better Boxing Day

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Too much turkey? Yeah, we feel you. Try as we might, every year overindulging and the holidays go hand in hand. If you’re like us, you might need a little extra help to get your digestion back on track. Our line of probiotics (US/CA), bitters (US/CA), and enzymes (US/CA) is just the thing your body needs to fight off that holiday bloat. You’ll be out of your food coma in no time! If there’s one player you want on your…

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Overindulged? Take Some Bitters!

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‘Tis the season of button-popping overindulgence. It’s so hard to stop eating when there are delicious food temptations everywhere! No matter how much willpower we have, we’ll usually feel overfull at some point this month. Fortunately, there is an unsung hero that can be your best friend when your pants start digging in: Digestive bitters! Oh, that bitter flavor. It’s something we frequently shy away from, but it can play an important role in our digestion. It’s so important that,…