'Cocoa Bee' Bee Bar
The 'Cocoa Bee' Bee Bar
Is made in Boulder, Colorado from organic sesame seeds, organic sunflower seeds, organic almonds, coconut, organic flax seeds, organic peanut butter, local honey, sea salt, cocoa and butter. Indulge your chocolate cravings the healthy way with these delicious gluten free
snacks! Bee Bars
are high in antioxidants and immune boosting botanicals.
*Each case of Bee Bars contains 12 bars.
The natural ingredients in Bee Bars
have been carefully selected for their health benefits as well as for their delicious taste!
Health benefits by ingredient:
are a very good source of manganese and copper, calcium, magnesium, iron, phosphorus, vitamin B1, zinc and dietary fiber. In addition to these important nutrients, sesame seeds
contain two unique substances: sesamin and sesamolin. Both of these substances belong to a group of special beneficial fibers called lignans, and have been shown to have a cholesterol-lowering effect in humans, and to prevent high blood pressure and increase vitamin E supplies in animals. Sesamin has also been found to protect the liver from oxidative damage.
supply high levels of health enhancing vitamin E, magnesium and selenium.
are technically the seed of the fruit of the almond tree although we commonly refer to them as "nuts". Almonds
are high in monounsaturated fats, the same type of health-promoting fats as are found in olive oil, which have been associated with reduced risk of heart disease. Almonds
are also very high in Vitamin E and Magnesium.
is highly nutritious and rich in fiber, vitamins, and minerals. It is classified as a "functional food" because it provides many health benefits beyond its nutritional content. Coconut oil
is of special interest because it possesses healing properties far beyond that of any other dietary oil and is extensively used in traditional medicine among Asian and Pacific populations.
is the richest plant source of omega 3 fatty acid. Benefits of flax seed
as shown in many studies include lowering total cholesterol and LDL cholesterol (the Bad cholesterol) levels. Other benefits show that flax seed
may also help lower blood triglyceride and blood pressure. It may also reduce the risk of a heart disease.
contains high amounts of monounsaturated fats, niacin, Vitamin E, calcium, copper, potassium, iron, and magnesium.
contains tiny amounts of several compounds thought to function as antioxidants, including chrysin, pinobanksin, vitamin C, catalase, and pinocembrin. The specific composition of any batch of honey
depends on the flowers available to the bees that produced the honey.
in addition to being a known "mood elevator", cocoa
contains flavonoids which are plant pigments capable of acting as antioxidants to counteract some of the cellular damage that can lead to chronic diseases such as cancer and heart disease.