Entries by Andrew Bruck

“Nature’s Gummy Bears!”

10 Healthy Snacks You’ll Actually Want to Eat Originally Posted on: SnobEssentials.com By: Sharon Feiereisen on March 4, 2016   Snacking is an inevitable part of most of our days, especially as the temperatures drop. You can never go wrong with veggies or a piece of fruit (say what you want…I don’t trust any diet […]

Is Africa’s Ancient Baobab Tree Growing the Next Superfood? via National Geographic

Is Africa’s Ancient Baobab Tree Growing the Next Superfood? Originally Published on National Geographic, March 1st 2016, by Geeta Maker-Clark Driving out of Dakar into the fine sandy dust of the Senegal countryside, people become scarce along the dirt tracks. All I see for miles are a few scattered thatch-covered homes, some patches of greens growing beside […]

Pomegranate Baobab Chocolate Chip Cookies

Pomegranate Baobites Chocolate Chip Cookies Ingredients: • 4 cups almond meal • ½ cup nuts, if desired. • 1 teaspoon baking soda • 4 cups almond meal • ½ cup nuts, if desired. • 1 teaspoon baking soda • ¾ cup chocolate chips (and/or white chips) • ¾ cup of Pomegranate BaoBites™ Superfruit snacks Mix […]

Baobites Trail Mix

Baobites™ Trail Mix (Makes 5 Servings) Ingredients: • ¼ cup whole shelled (unpeeled) almonds • ¼ cup unsalted dry-roasted peanuts • ¼ cup dried cranberries • ¼ cup chopped pitted dates • 2 ounce Baobest™ Baobab BaoBites Superfruit snacks (your favorite flavor) Combine almonds, peanuts, cranberries, dates and Baobest™ BaoBites Superfruit snacks in a medium […]

Strawberry Baobab Smoothie

Strawberry Baobab Smoothie: (Makes 1 serving) Ingredients: • 2 tablespoons of Baobest™ Baobab Fruit Powder • 8 frozen strawberries • ½ cup pourable plain yogurt • ½ cup shredded, unsweetened coconut In a blender, combine all ingredients. Cover and blend until smooth then pour and enjoy!

Peach Mango Baobab Muffins

Peach Mango Baobab Muffins (Makes 12 servings): Ingredients: • 1 ½ cups flour • ½ cup sugar • 1 teaspoon salt • 2 teaspoons baking powder • ¾ cup soymilk • ¼ cup oil • 1 cup Peach Mango Baobest™ Baobab BaoBites Superfruit snacks Combine flour, sugar, salt, and baking powder in a mixing bowl. […]

Baobab in Beverage Daily

Baobab Foods predicts baobab will explode in the US beverage industry: Featured on BeverageDaily.com Originally Posted by: Douglas Yu, February 16th 2016 SPINS data shows baobab sales have increased 208% in all natural sales channels from June 2014 to July 2015, and 267% in supplements. US supplier Baobab Foods is working with beverage companies, including […]

Fruits of Their Labor- Package Design

Fruits of Their Labor:  Featured on Package Design Magazine Originally Posted By: Keith Loria, February 19th, 2016 When reviewing the performance and packaging for its Baobest BaoBites and Baobab Superfruit powder, Baobab Foods wanted to increase the appeal of both products to different target consumers in boutique brand’s fan base. “We had done a design […]

Snacks That Give Back- Oxygen Magazine

Snacks that Give Back: These 7 between-meal bites not only satisfy your hunger but they also go the extra mile and give back to charity Originally Posted By: Lara McGlashan MFA CPT, January 7th, 2016 Whether you’re fending off a mid-afternoon snack attack or need to eat on the go, stave off the hangries with these 7 […]

Loving Right Now: Baobest BaoBites by Triathlete

Featured on Triathlete and Triathlete Magazine, January 2016 On the package of Baobest BaoBites superfruit snacks ($9.99 for 5.5 ounces, Baobabfoods.com), it warns that they’re “deliciously addictive,” and the Triathlete staff can attest to that. These small fruit cubes, available in pomegranate, peach mango and blood orange flavors, are made with real fruit concentrate and organic baobab […]