This nutrient-dense, complete protein powerhouse of a superfood has too many benefits to list. All we can say is "Everything".*
Superfoods are all the rage, and so many of them can be in abundance right before our eyes. That fine yellow powder covering your car come springtime? Well, pine pollen is so much more than a car covering nuisance, it actually has over 200 different healthy compounds and over 20 different amino acids.
Where Does The Shasta's Pine Pollen Come From?
The Shasta sources one of the finest raw pine pollen products in the health industry, which means you don't have to lick your car windshield to get those wonderful benefits.
Sourced in China’s northwestern Yunnan province within a protected, nonpolluted, and high-elevated mountain forest. We support local harvesters in smaller, isolated communities that rely on pollen harvesting as a source of communal income.
What Does It Mean When Pine Pollen Is Cracked?
It's very important that the pine pollen ingested is cracked. The reason why is because the pollen has a protective coating that can withstand the digesting acids in our stomachs. Having the pollen outer shell cracked allows for our tummies to break down all the goodness that's inside.
The Shasta's raw pine pollen is cracked so put those pliers away!!
How Do I Use Pine Pollen?
Just stir your pine pollen into and beverage or sauce, you can even sprinkle it on salads and add it to soups. You are only limited on the way you use it by your own imagination so get creative with it, It's a superfood!