Inonotus obliquus often called Chaga is a type of fungus that grows on the bark of birch trees in cold climates, such as Northern Europe, Siberia, Russia, Korea, Northern Canada and Alaska.
Chaga mushroom is an adaptogen, which means that substances in this fungus helps to deal with all kind off stress, whether mental, physical, chemical or biological.
Chaga has been used for centuries as a traditional medicine in Northern Europe and Russia, as an immunity and overall health booster, to treat diabetes, some sorts of cancers and heart problems.
Most commonly Chaga mushroom is consumed in a hot beverage. Chaga mushroom does taste a lot like coffee, it has earthy, slightly bitter flavour. It also contains some of vanilla scent. You can drink chaga mushroom straight, but the flavor may not be appealing to most.
Use Chaga powder if you looking to:
- Boosts immune system and fight inflammation
- Improve memory and learning process
- Increase daily energy levels
- Enrich your diet with with vitamins and minerals
- Improve mental health
- Fight infections
Chaga powder is a premium quality organic certified product. The BIO quality mark stands for 100% certified organic and reliable. These ingredients are therefore guaranteed to be free of all kinds of additives such as sugars, fats and meet all European requirements with regard to pesticides. The quality of our products is checked regularly.
You can brew a Chaga tea from Chaga powder by simply adding hot water and let it sit for few minutes. Use 1 – 2 table spoons of Chaga powder per cup. Add some honey and milk for the flavour. Since Chaga flavour somewhat reminding coffee, you can use all the regular coffee recipes, such as latte or cappuccino.. Chaga powder can also be added to your favourite tea, coffee or just sprinkled over food.
We do not recommend to exceed 4 grams of daily dose.
Important: we recommend taking Chaga on a consistent basis. Much like using any other supplement, or other superfoods. Allow some time for the health benefiting effects to build up in your system.
When to take Chaga
Chaga is a great coffee replacement for those who want to regulate caffeine intake. The boost of energy you get from Chaga is different from that of caffeine, also you don’t have to worry about side effect that might occur when using to much coffee.
We recommend to have cup of Chaga in the morning instead of your morning coffee, it will boost energy levels and a good feel.
Because Chaga works differently than the caffeine, you may use it also before the bed time, it won’t keep you awake, in opposite it will help your body to adopt to stress and calm down after long day.
Chaga is generally well-tolerated, but it might interact with some common medication, so consult with your doctor firs if you use insulin, blood clothing medication or have an autoimmune decease. There are no research about safety for pregnant or breastfeeding women, so better not to use Chaga during this period.
100g Chaga Powder
|Ingredients||100% natural product|
|Energy (kcal/kJ)||200 kcal / 814 KJ|
|Saturated Fats||0,2 g|