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New Recipe: Rainbow Smoothie Bowl

Posted by on Mar 17, 2016 in Blog | Comments Off

New Recipe: Rainbow Smoothie Bowl

In spirit of St. Patrick’s Day, we present a new recipe that is obviously green and rainbow, inspired by graze.com! Smoothie ingredients: 1 avocado 1 banana 1 orange 1 kiwi 1.5 cups spinach 1 cup Genius Juice 1 tbsp matcha Topping ingredients: 3 strawberries 3 slices of orange 1/2 kiwi sliced 1/2 cup blueberries 1/2 cup purple grapes Blend smoothie ingredients and top in rainbow color order for a fun and healthy twist to St. Patrick’s Day! Photo Credit:...

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Genius Benefits of Coconut Oil

Posted by on Mar 7, 2016 in Blog, Nutritional | Comments Off

Genius Benefits of Coconut Oil

Rarely, does a single type of natural product provide so many beneficial health requirements as does coconut oil! Over the years, dietitians and other health care professionals told people that saturated fats were bad for you. Such opinions have been dramatically altered over the years which include over 1500 studies that reinforce the virtues of coconut oil. Coconut oil contains medium chain fatty acids that include Caprylic, Lauric and Capric acids which constitute 62% of the make-up of coconut oil. These are very healthy saturated fats. They are easier to digest. They receive first pass...

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New Recipe: Thai Coconut Chicken Curry with Coconut Rice

Posted by on Mar 7, 2016 in Blog, Nutritional | Comments Off

New Recipe: Thai Coconut Chicken Curry with Coconut Rice

Inspired by Chef Lovely and the Common Threads students of Para Los Ninos, we are excited to share this delectable Thai Coconut Chicken Curry with Coconut Rice recipe, using Genius Juice! Thai Coconut Chicken Curry Ingredients: 1/2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts, medium diced 3/4 cup green onions, chiffonade 1 onion, brunoise 3 T fresh basil, chiffonade 1 lime, juiced 3 T olive oil 2 T red curry paste 1 cup Genius Juice 2 T soy sauce Directions: Medium dice the chicken and clean station thoroughly. Chiffonade the green onions and brunoise the onions. Chiffonade basil. Juice the lime....

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Genius Juice Kicks Off Common Threads Partnership

Posted by on Mar 4, 2016 in Blog, In The Press | Comments Off

Genius Juice Kicks Off Common Threads Partnership

In the spirit of promoting conscious eating and healthy living, Genius Juice kicked off a community partnership with Common Threads, a non-profit organization whose mission is to educate children on the importance of nutrition and physical well-being and to foster an appreciation of cultural diversity through cooking. In the 10 week program that is implemented in schools, students have a chance to learn about and cook in the culture of 10 different countries. Given that we source our coconuts from Thailand, and that the recipe called for coconut milk, Genius Juice was an organic match as a...

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Using Good Fats to Boost Brain Power

Posted by on Feb 29, 2016 in Blog, Nutritional | Comments Off

Using Good Fats to Boost Brain Power

In the 1990s, fat got a bad reputation from health gurus across America. As a result, foods with the “low-fat” label penetrated grocery shelves, but they were actually worse for consumers because of their added sugar content. Today, health experts note the importance of good fats from foods such as fish, avocados, nuts, seeds, and coconuts in the diet. What some people don’t realize is that these fats are essential for both physical health and mental health. According to Greatist, the brain is made up of 60 percent fat and needs us to consume more because it uses 20 percent of the body’s...

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New Recipe: Tropical Genius Smoothie

Posted by on Feb 22, 2016 in Blog | Comments Off

New Recipe: Tropical Genius Smoothie

Send your taste buds to the islands with this tropical smoothie. 1/2 bottle of Genius Juice 1/4 cup of pitaya 1/4 cup of peaches 1/4 cup of mangos 1 cup of spinach 2 tsp of tangerine juice Blend, and top with coconut shreds and hemp seeds. So easy and delicious! Photo Credit: @whatisfoodla / Inspired by @hippiehali

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