Save the “Date”: Health Benefits of an Ancient Superfood

2018-03-12T22:07:11+00:00 September 25th, 2017|Categories: health & nutrition|Tags: , , , , , |

When “eclipse fever” hit the St. Louis area this past August, we were reminded of another place where the sun and moon often dance to create an amazing, celestial light show; Xinjiang province, the source of our all-natural sweetener, the Chinese red date. Chinese red dates Xinjiang province, located in the rugged desert of [...]

Dates, Dates, Dates! And All Their Health Benefits!

2018-03-12T22:10:24+00:00 June 13th, 2017|Categories: health & nutrition|Tags: , , , , , , |

As the fruit of palm trees, Dates not only have the sweetest of taste, but provide a myriad of health benefits to accompany their flavor. Rich in vitamins, fiber, iron, selenium, copper and other minerals, dates have been one of the most popular ingredients in many Eastern Asian folk remedies aiming to promote blood production, improve [...]