“Superfood” is a newly established term and combines products that are rich in vitamins, minerals and antioxidants. Which means good immunity, prevention of cardiovascular diseases and tumors. With regular training and a balanced diet, “superfoods” can do miracles. wonders.
The list is quite extensive, we will review a few of them today.
Matcha tea contains ten times more antioxidants than regular green tea. It accelerates metabolism and burns calories at the same time. According to the latest research, it is possible to burn an additional 10% to 40% of calories while training after drinking Matcha. It increases the physical endurance of the organism by 24%. It contains almost no calories. It is also effective means for detoxification. It relaxes the mind and body, but at the same time improves mood, increases energy, helps us to concentrate. Matcha is used as an ingredient in various drinks and in desserts.
Avocado is one of the most useful fruits on the earth. It contains a lot of necessary nutrients, is full of healthy fats that helps to reduce the cholesterol level. It is an essential product for weight loss. You can prepare a delicious guacamole with it, also use it as a salad ingredient or in sandwiches.
Dried fruits - raisins, dried plums, date palm, etc. The main thing is to be sugar-free, in which case their usefulness is great, because their concentration contain many useful nutrients. Goji berry- rich in dietary fiber, strengthens the immune system due to its vitamin C content. It is the best source for intaking iron and phosphorus.
Nuts and seeds: walnuts, hazelnuts, peanut, almonds, cashew, sunflower, pumpkin seeds, linseed, chia seeds, are rich in dietary fibers and fats essential for the body, vegetable proteins. It is an ideal snack among meals.
Dark chocolate - an ideal dessert with at least 70% cocoa, which you can enjoy even while losing weight. Daily intake of 60 grams of dark chocolate improves cognitive functions, memory and has the best effect on mood.
The energy bar, which is rich in “superfoods”, is easy to make, can be transported, and is an ideal snack for the adults and the little ones. To prepare you will need:
300 g dates
120 g almonds
20 g coconut flakes
80 g pumpkin kernel
40 g goji
40 g coarsely ground linseed
20 g raw cocoa
20 g chia
20 g cocoa beans
10 g coconut oil
⅓ tsp Himalayan salt
130 g dark chocolate
Blend all the ingredients except the chocolate in a food processor, add a few tablespoons of water to get a sticky mass. Spread out the baking paper in a square or rectangular mold, place the resulting mixture on it and flatten well. Melt the chocolate on a steam bath or in the microwave. Pour over the date bar, flatten with a spoon, add desired ingredients for decoration. Fridge for a few hours, then cut into desired shapes.