Granola Bars - Chewy Chocolate Pecans, Almonds & Raisins (4 Bars)

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ORGANIC FOOD & BEVERAGE INGREDIENT PROFILE LISTING

                                        GRANOLA BARS – CHEWY CHOCOLATE PECANS, ALMONDS & RAISINS

Organic Whole Grain Oats:contain iron, zinc, magnesium, manganese, phosphorus, selenium, niacin, vitamin B6, and vitamin E, insoluble and soluble fiber, beta glucan (immune system booster), lignans and they are rich in B-vitamins, calcium, protein and they are low in sodium and unsaturated fat. They are absorbed into the bloodstream at a very slow rate, high in dietary fiber, and rich in antioxidants. Whole grain oats help reduce LDL cholesterol, fight digestive system problems and bowel related cancers. They combat colon, breast, ovarian, and prostate cancers. Whole grain oats help reduce high cholesterol, high blood pressure and they help prevent heart disease, obesity and diabetes.

Organic Steel Cut Oats:contain iron, zinc, selenium, and vitamin E, insoluble and soluble fiber, beta glucan (immune system booster), lignans and they are rich in B-vitamins, calcium, protein and they are low in sodium and unsaturated fat. They may help reduce LDL cholesterol and bowel related cancers. They combat colon, breast, ovarian, and prostate cancers. Steel cut oats may help reduce cholesterol, high blood pressure and help prevent heart disease, cancer and diabetes.

Unsweetened All Natural Chocolate:contains a good source of the minerals magnesium, sulphur, calcium, iron, zinc, copper, potassium, and manganese; plus some of the B Vitamins and flavonoids such as polyphenol which is an antioxidant. It increases the levels of HDL cholesterol (the good cholesterol), helps to lower blood pressure in people with hypertension, it assists in lowering levels of LDL cholesterol (the bad cholesterol), promotes cardiovascular health, helps to keep the bloodstream from oxidizing, detoxifies the liver, helps boost the immune system, may be beneficial in reducing levels of stress, helps to the clear artery walls, fights against free radicals, enhances healthy blood flow, helps improve anemia conditions, supports healthy functioning of the pancreas, may protect against certain types of cancer such as colon cancer, increases mental alertness, helps reduce blood clots, strokes and heart attacks. Cornell University food scientists discovered that cocoa powder has nearly twice the antioxidants of red wine, and up to three times the antioxidants found in green tea. Chocolate possesses anti-aging and inflammatory properties. It also strengthens hair, nails and skin.

Raw Pecans: are excellentsourcenutrients, minerals, antioxidantsand vitamins. They are richin vitamin-E, especially in gammatocopherol, a powerfullipidsolubleantioxidant, required for maintainingthe integrityof cellmembraneof mucusmembranesand skinby protectingit from harmfuloxygenfreeradicals. These nuts are richin monounsaturatedfattyacidslike oleicacidand an excellentsourceof antioxidants. They helpto combat coronaryarterydiseaseand strokesby establishing a healthybloodlipidprofile. Pecan nuts contain many phyto-chemicalsubstancesthat may contribute to their overallantioxidantactivity, including polyphenolicantioxidantellagicacid, vitaminE,beta-carotenes, luteinand zeaxanthin. They helpthe bodyremovetoxicoxygenfreeradicalsand thus, protectbodyfrom diseases, cancersas well as infections. Anti-proliferativepropertiesof ellagicacidare due to its ability to directlyinhibitthe DNAbindingof certaincarcinogenssuch as nitrosaminesand polycyclicaromatichydrocarbons, thus protectingbodyfrom cancers. The nuts are packed with many importantB-complexgroups of vitaminssuch as riboflavin, niacin, thiamin, pantothenicacid, vitaminB-6, and folates. Thesevitaminsfunctionas co-factors for enzymesduring cellularsubstratemetabolism. Pecans are also richsourcesof mineralslike manganese, potassium, calcium, iron, magnesium, zincand selenium.

Raw Almonds: provide cardiac protection and significantly lowered LDL cholesterol, and, it possesses high contents of antioxidants and fatty acids. Nuts contain low levels of saturated fats and high levels of unsaturated fats, and flavanols. Almonds contain some important phytochemicals such as sphingolipid, beta-sitosterol, daucosterol, uridine, and adenosine. Almonds also contain a protein called amandin which may reduce the risk of coronary heart disease, Vitamins C and Eactin synergy with Almond skin flavonoids to provide benefits of protecting LDL against oxidation, improve digestion, excellent source of the antioxidant vitamin, vitamin E, good source of vitamin B2 and B17, and almonds act as a snack that can lower unhealthy abdominal body fat, may reduce waist circumference and decrease overall weight. Almondshave probiotic properties. Finely ground almonds seem to significantly increase the levels of beneficial bacteria.

Agave Nectar: has been shown to fight colon cancer, has anti-inflammatory and anti-cancer properties, low in calories, no botulism, associated with lowering cholesterol, reducing the risk of certain cancers, and increasing the absorption of nutrients, such as isoflavones, calcium and magnesium, low on the glycemic index, high in fiber, improves digestion and packed with vitamins and nutrients and Vegan. When compared to raw sugar, refined sugar and high fructose corn syrup, agave nectar is: higher in fiber and, therefore, blood sugar does not spike as much because it is absorbed in the bloodstream at a much slower rate, much higher in nutrient content, all natural, not an ingredient that causes cravings for more sweet foods, sweeter in taste so that you can use less, drastically lower on the glycemic index and not genetically modified. When compared to artificial sugar, agave nectar is: higher in fiber and, therefore, blood sugar does not spike as much because it is absorbed in the bloodstream at a much slower rate, much higher in nutrient content, all natural and not chemically created, altered or genetically modified, not an ingredient that causes cravings for more sweet foods, sweeter in taste so that you can use less, drastically lower on the glycemic index, sweet and tasty as opposed to the bitter aftertaste of the artificial sweeteners, free of chemical toxins that destroy the body’s organs and immune system, therefore, causing many devastating diseases and harmful conditions.

Flaxseeds:Flaxseeds are rich in alpha linolenic acid (ALA), an omega-3 fat that is a precursor to the form of omega-3 found in fish oils called eicosapentaenoic acid or EPA and they include all ten essential fatty acids. They significantly reduce blood pressure, protection against atherosclerosis, improve cardiovascular health, lower cholesterol thereby significantly reducing the risk of heart disease, contain omega-3 fatty acids that include anti-inflammatory properties, reduce blood clotting; thereby lessening the chance of a heart attack and they protect against Angina (chest pain) and inhibits inflammatory reactions that cause artery-hardening plaque and poor circulation. Flaxseeds control constipation, hemorrhoids, diverticular disorders and gallstones, menopausal symptoms, menstrual cramps, female infertility and endometriosis. They fight against kidney disease, along with arthritis, prostate cancer, hypertension and even psoriasis.

Unsweetened All Natural Raisins: contains very good amount of vitamin-A, A-Beta Carotene and A-Carotenoid, anthocyanins, flavanols, resveratrol, calcium, oleanolic acid, polyphenolic phytonutrients, boron, potassium, magnesium, fiber, catechin  (a phenolic anti oxidant) and minerals such as selenium, copper, iron and phosphorus. Raisins relieve constipation, acidosis, fever, anemia, macular degeneration, cataract, inflammation, tooth decay, cavaties, heart disease, high cholesterol, obesity issues, colon cancer, viral infections and bacterial infections. They help promote eye, bone, weight gain through building muscle, and dental health.

Nutrition Facts – CHEWY CHOCOLATE PECAN ALMOND RAISIN GRANOLA BARS

Serving Size: 1 bar (46g)

Amount Per Serving

Calories 240 (All Natural)                           Calories from Fat

                                                                                          13  

                                                                                % Daily Value*

Total Fat (13g)                                                                 17%

  Saturated Fat (1g)                                                          5%

  Monounsaturated Fat (0g)

  Trans Fat (0g)                                                   

  Polyunsaturated Fat (0g)                                               0%

Potassium (188mg)                                                         

Cholesterol (0mg)                                                             0%

Sodium, Na (30mg)                                                         1%

Total Carbohydrates (18g)                                             7%

  Dietary Fiber (7g)                                                          25% 

  Sugars (4g)                                                                        

Protein (15g)                                                                    30%

Vitamin A                                                                           4%

Vitamin C                                                                            2%

Calcium, Ca                                                                         4%

Iron, Fe                                                                                6%

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet and your sex and age. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

                                                 Calories      2,000        2,500

Total Fat                                  Less than    65             80g  

   Sat Fat                                  Less than    20             25g

Cholesterol                              Less than    300mg      300mg 

Sodium                                    Less than    2,400mg   2,400mg

Total Carbohydrates                                   300g         375g

  Dietary Fiber                                               25g           30g