The Bala cold-pressed juice is made with raw cacao, raw almonds, dates, nutmeg, jacobsen sea salt, and filtered water– we source our ingredients locally and the final juice is raw and unpasteurized, this also means that we do not use the HPP (high pressure pasteurization) method.
2 tbsp of raw cacao per bottle
Native to the American continents and used for centuries among people living there, before raising to popularity in Europe in the 1600s. Cacao is know one of the most beloved ingredient in the world. So, what is the difference between cacao and cocoa? Raw cacao, which is what we use, is made by cold-pressing un-roasted cacao beans. The process keeps the living enzymes in the cacao and removes the fat (also known as cocoa butter). The cacao beans contain natural chemicals called flavonoids, a type of antioxidant compound that promotes general health and might lower your risk of several diseases. Raw cacao is also a natural energy booster, as it contains Theobromine. This compound has a similar structure to caffeine, but are intrinsically different chemicals with very different properties.
1 cup of almonds per bottle
We use Organic California Almonds and filtered water to make this delicious almond mylk in house. Almonds are high in monounsaturated fats. You can find the same type of health-promoting fats in olive oil. These fats associate with a maintaining a healthy heart. Studies show the lower risk of heart disease and other cardiovascular ailments. Additionally, almonds are known to lower cholesterol when eaten as a substitute for other protein sources. Not to mention they are a great source of Vitamin E!
4 dates per bottle
In the form of fructose, simple sugars make up the composition of dates. It is because of this that dates are such a delicious treat. The nature of a dates compounds make an easily digestible sweetener; great for those with inflammation and an intolerance to processed sugars. They also contain vitamin A, iron, potassium and fiber among other vitamins and minerals.
just a pinch of nutmeg per bottle
Nutmeg keeps the brain sharp! It contains a natural organiccompound called myristicin, which is known to shield your brain against degenerative disease such as Alzheimer’s. It also gives you trace minerals that keep the immune system strong. Potassium, calcium, iron and manganese are among key minerals found in nutmeg.
just a pinch of deliciously local Jacobsen Sea Salt per bottle
This local and sustainable raw sea salt hails from Netarts Bay, Oregon. Loaded with trace vitamins and minerals. It also works to bring out the delectable taste of cacao.