What is Wild Nordic Chaga?
Wild Nordi Chaga is an elusive type of mushroom that lives on just one in 2,000 birch trees, which grow in the harsh climate of the Finnish Lapland and is therefore able to derive important elements from the soil and the tree itself. Chage is often referred to as one of nature’s ugliest creations but centuries of traditional use have recognised its natural production of protective compounds, Beta glucans, Betulinic Acid, and Amino Acids.
What is raw Peruvian Cacao?
Raw Cacao is the non processed powder from the seeds (or beans) of the cacao fruit which grows in the Peruvian rainforest. Raw Chocolate is produced primarily from un-roasted cacao beans, where it is then blended with ingredients and sweeteners, such as cocoa butter, Coconut Oil and Agave Syrup.
Like all types of raw cacao, raw Peruvian Cacao is highly praised for it's rich nutrient profile, which includes Calcium, Magnesium, Zinc, Iron, Copper, Potassium, and Manganese.
How is Viridian Organic Wild Chaga & Raw Cacao Powder made?
To make Nordic Wild Chaga & Raw Cacao Powder, Viridian use a gentle extraction process, without harsh chemicals, which only relies on water. Chaga is handpicked and wild-harvested in a sustainable way from pristine, certified organic forests in Finland. It is then dried and powdered and then blended with organic cacao from the Peruvian rainforest. The result is a super-concentrated extract, with each 1g serving equivalent to 6000mg of Chaga!