Seaweed : The world's fastest-growing source of food
In case you needed one more reason to try Nora Snacks, we got you covered. Seaweed is quickly becoming one of the world’s fastest-growing sources of food - with good reason. Seaweed is a perfect source of iodine, vitamins, and proteins. And it's nutritional value is far from its only appeal as a crop. Seaweed gains its energy through photosynthesis, in a similar way to plants. Seaweed absorbs carbon dioxide, converting the carbon to sugars for energy, and releases oxygen into the water.
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But it can sometimes be tough to figure out what to reach for — especially if you're trying to eat in a balanced way.
Below you'll find several ideas for healthy snacks that are quick and easy to put together. They're made with three ingredients or less — with an eye on whole foods, low (or no) added sugar, and where possible, a boost of protein and fiber so you'll stay fuller longer.
Pop Up Grocer is back with a gorgeous snack shop to hangout in
You won't find fresh produce or eggs at Emily Schildt's Pop Up Grocer targeting millennial-minded consumers. But, in place of this, they offer things like Banza pasta made from chickpeas, coconut yogurt from Cocojune, African egunsi soup by Egunsi Foods and seaweed snacks by Nora. Overall, there are 124 new brands joining the roster with samples offered daily.
Unboxed: 6 super seaweed products that bring the umami
These crispy seaweed chips have been making the rounds this year, tantalizing palates with their salty and, depending on the variety, sweet and spicy goodness. The Spicy and Original tempura flavors are crunchy bites of tempura-fried roasted seaweed coated in different spices, while the simple nori strips are thicker than the typical roasted seaweed snacks while remaining crispy and highly addictive.
The 11 Most Nutrient-Dense Foods on the Planet
There is only a limited amount of food you can eat in a single day. To maximize the amount of nutrients you take in, it makes sense to spend your calorie budget wisely. The best way to do that is to simply eat the foods that carry the greatest amount and variety of nutrients. Here are the 11 most nutrient-dense foods on the planet.