Food has a way of bringing people together. Not just across the dinner table, but also across communities and countries. It helps break down the borders between us. To foster unity and create positive change.
This is the driving idea behind Local Village, the brainchild and passion of Sipamandla Manqele. Working with smaller, village-level producers she brings indigenous African products to South Africa and South African products to the world.
Average national delivery for R75. Free delivery for orders over R500.
The draw: Raw cacao, raw beetroot, cacao nibs and gluten free grains, what more do we need to say? A naturally sweetened raw food fix packed with antioxidants and plant-based nutrients. Thrive Cacao not only improves mental alertness but also supports athletic performance and your bodies detoxing processes.
Rich in: Fibre Protein Magnesium Manganese Iron Copper
Ingredients: Popped amaranth, beetroot flour, dried cranberries, roasted amaranth flour, roasted cacao nibs, raw cacao, hemp seed protein powder.
How to use: Just add water, milk or any dairy alternative for a deliciously easy breakfast. You can also add to smoothies or use in baked goods!
A little detail: Beetroot is rich in nitrates which improves mitochondria efficiency and so reduces the oxygen cost of exercise! Betalains are antioxidants found within beetroot which are also known to have detoxing properties and theobromine within raw cacao is a mild stimulant giving your brain the boost it always needs.