While most of us have experienced the refreshment and deliciousness that is watermelon fruit, the seeds are not typically something we give much thought to, let alone value as a source of nutrition. Until now. Introducing our NEW stone ground watermelon seed butter from Dastony!
Happy National Oatmeal Day! Oatmeal is one of those staple cold weather comfort foods many of us couldn't imagine life without. It's filling, nutritious, affordable, and each bite feels like a hug from the inside out. It's also really easy to spruce up with loads of superfoods, which is always a win in our book.
If you've had the great pleasure of experiencing our Dastony nut butters, you've likely realized that they are a different breed of nut butter all together. The first trait that people generally notice is the unique consistency: viscious, creamy, silky, with zero clumps or grit and very minimal oil separation if any. This is due to our old world stone grinding manufacturing technique.
We'll be the first to admit - it can be challenging to make excellent brownies from scratch. While not seemingly complicated ingredient-wise, there's a reason why many people choose to go the pre-mixed box route. Add into the equation an absence of eggs and gluten, and your odds for mastering that perfect brownie just moved a little further from your favor.
Have you ever gifted someone you care about chocolate as an expression of your love? Most of us can affirm that we have - and while it might just seem like the classic, fool-proof thing to do (who doesn't love chocolate?!), there is actually science behind why chocolate has remained synonymous with love...
Today's raw chocolate Valentine's Day theme is all about that Antioxidant Love. Within the last decade chocolate has gone from being a not-so-healthy guilty pleasure to an actual superfood bursting with anti-aging capabilities and nutrition.
Whether the discussion involves macrominerals such as calcium, magnesium, and potassium, or trace minerals such as iron, manganese, copper and zinc, one thing is for certain - our bodies need minerals (although in very variant amounts!) in order to both survice AND thrive.
Who doesn't love banana ice cream? Cold, creamy, sweet, totally indulgent yet 100% guilt-free and positively healthy. This recipe takes the concept a few steps further by bringing into the mix some potent superfoods - a few of which happen to have proven aphrodisiac properties - namely cherries, raw chocolate, and maca.
It can be a challenging world out there for a foodie with high standards; picking up jars of nut butter only to set them back down, disgusted with a nutritional label full of refined sugars, salt, and processed oils. However, before you feel too disheartened, let us just say, we feel you, and in fact have crafted products just for you.
Chocolate is clearly our jam here at Windy City Organics. While our signature stone ground raw chocolate base is fantastic on its own, we have to admit, we do really enjoying enhancing it further with fun superfood toppings. Our range of Rawmio Gourmet Stone Ground Chocolate Barks went from just 1 flavor (our original Sprouted Hazelnut and Fig) to now over 9 different flavors with a plethora of delicious toppings