Convenient ready-to-eat low carb snack bag with just 2 net carbs per 8 teaspoons. Low carb, gluten free and no artificial sweeteners. Delicious and satisfying low carb snack to go! This snack bag has a tasty combination of low carb dark chocolate chips (sweetened with erythritol - not maltitol), diced unsalted dry roasted almonds and dried barberries (zereshk). What a combination!
Enjoy right out of the bag or how about sprinkling some on your low carb yogurt? Add some to your low carb hot cereal for a decadent breakfast! Also great sprinkled on low carb ice cream... A good evening sweet tooth fix! Looking for a delicious low carb snack? Look no further!
Not familiar with barberries? They are tart and delicious! Very popular in the Middle East as a low glycemic fruit and a great source of antioxidents.
How have barberries been used in other countries? It seems every other culture in the world has known about the benefits and pleasure of barberries but the US. There are many delicious recipes you can find using barberries. In other places in the world, barberries are the most widely used drug in homeopathic medicine for kidney pain and the removal of kidney stones. The ancient Egyptians used it with fennel seed to prevent plagues. In India, it was used to treat dysentery. European herbalists have used it to treat liver and gallbladder ailments. Russian healers used barberry for inflammation, high blood pressure and abnormal uterine bleeding. And the Iranians valued the plant for its anti-arrhythmic and sedative effects. Barberry has been touted for helping the urinary and digestive tracts, the skin and even the mind.
Where do they come from? Barberries are a common garden bush native to Europe, the British Isles and the Middle East. A close relative called the Oregon grape (B. aquifolium) is native to North America, and grows in the southern United States.
As with all LC Foods low carb products, there's no sugar added (of course!) and no preservatives!
|Serving Size:||8 teaspoons (25.5g)|
|Servings per Container:||12|
|Calories from Fat:||96 Cal|
|Total Fat:||10.6 g|
|Saturated Fat:||2.35 g|
|Total Carbohydrate:||8.5 g|
|Dietary Fiber:||4.5 g|
|Alcohol Sugars:||2 g|
|Net Carbs:||2 g|
|Dry cocoa solids, dry roasted diced almonds, no sugar added dried red barberries (zereshk)chicory root fiber, erythritol, cocoa butter, butter oil, soy lecithin, vanilla extract|