Called “TEDO” in Burkina-Faso which means monkey bread, the Baobab tree is a sacred tree with magical properties. Carbon dating indicates that these trees can live 3,000 years or more. In addition to providing food and shelter, the fruit, leaves, and bark of the mighty tree have been used medicinally for centuries in natural remedies for everything from fever to digestive issues the tree can hold 30,000 gallons of water, its truck is fire resistant and its flowers are white and luminous. Baobab powder is a super fruit. It is eaten to boost health and vitality. The powder can be used as a health supplement and as a food ingredient. The powder has a natural sweet and citrus taste and the beverage foams naturally It is rich in vitamin C, calcium and magnesium. Baobab powder is an antioxidant and has prebiotic properties. Baobab is high in fiber, which may improve digestive health and prevent conditions like constipation, intestinal ulcers, inflammatory bowel disease and hemorrhoids.
Couple fun facts:
1- 6x the antioxidants content of blueberries and cranberries.
2- Twice the antioxidant in acai berry
3- 6x the vitamin C in oranges
4- 6x the potassium in banana.
5- It has the same amount of potassium and magnesium of coconut water ounce for ounce.
6- gram for gram, 66% more iron than spinach.
7- twice the calcium in milk.
8oz West African Baobab fruit powder
Mix 1 teaspoon in ½ cup of warm water and drink twice daily
Add 2-3 spoons in smoothies/baked goods/yogurt
Add 2 teaspoon baobab powder with 1 cup of moringa hibiscus infusion