New Viridian products

policosanol

 

Policosanol

has been found to be effective in cholesterol reduction – decreasing total cholesterol and decrease low-density lipoprotein while increasing high-density lipoprotein. It has also been seen to reduce several cardiovascular disease factors including platelet aggregation, endothelial cell damage, smooth muscle proliferation and angina. This has been found to be important for the boosting the health of postmenopausal women, who are at an increased risk of cardiovascular disease.

Usage

As a food supplement, take 1-3 capsules daily with food, or as directed by your healthcare practitioner.

Ingredients

Policosanol* (60% octacosanol) in a base of spirulina, bilberry & alfalfa, Vegetarian cellulose capsule.
*Policosanol is derived from rice bran.

Nutritional Information

Policosanol (60% octacosanol) in a base of spirulina, bilberry & alfalfa, 20mg, Vegetarian cellulose capsule 100mg.

Cautions

Do not exceed the stated dose unless recommended by your health professional. Not to be used as a substitute for a varied diet, Not suitable for use during pregnancy unless recommended by your health professional.

Other Information

Purity: 100% active ingredients. This vegan product is free from gluten, wheat,l lactose, added sugar, salt, yeast, preservatives and artificial colourings. Non-irradiated. Against animal testing.
Charity: Every Viridian bottle sold helps generate funds for a selection of environmental, children’s and other charities.

 

Viridian Nopal, prostate support

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Nopal is a prostate support supplement it has anti-inflammatory properties that work well for an enlarged prostate.
Nopal is Vegan, Kosher, Organic and is available in Veg Caps

This is an organic powder of the cactus, Opuntia ficus-indica.

Grown to organic standard in Tunisia, Nopal is a valuable source of fibre as well as 17 amino acids.

 

 

 

 

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Benenox available now in Green Ginger

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If you feel you need a little pick me up with the change in season this is the product for you.  Benenox is a unique and patented combination of natural honey, sustamine and Vitamin B6 which, when taken just before bedtime, helps you recharge overnight and make the most of the next day.

We have it in stock upstairs in Green Ginger, available in lemon and blackcurrant.

 

Pulses & Lentils oh my!

grains

We stock it all

lots of organic lentils ,beans , peas and lovely dhal mixes. Think veggie casseroles , risotto,soups, stews and curries.

Buckwheat Seeds On Wooden Spoon In Closeup

If you are looking for alternative grains we have everything from spelt to buckwheat. They are the perfect side to dishes instead of traditional rice or pasta.

We also sell lots of herbs and spices loose so you can add flavour to your healthy veggie dishes.

Pop in and have a look around  for foodie inspiration.

 

 

 

 

Pukka Elderberry Syrup

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We have lots of customers coming in with sniffles and coughs , if you are one of them one not try this lovely tonic.

Elderberry Syrup is a delicious organic blend including Ginger and Thyme.

Elderberry juice, manuka honey 14+, trikatu and thyme, along with the other herbs in this syrup, have long been used to help support seasonal health.

This concentrated broad-spectrum syrup contains the highest organic grade, sustainably cultivated herbs, carefully selected to bring you the full potential of nature’s goodness.

And it is suitable for all of the family.

Buckwheat Ramen

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We are excited to stock organic buckwheat ramen perfect for gluten free people or anyone trying to avoid too much wheat in their diet.

Stir fry up some seasonal veg with garlic and chilli and add a spash of your favourite soy sauce.

King Soba Organic Buckwheat Ramen is made with one hundred% organic buckwheat. Highly nutritious, this ramen is a brilliant source of slow unencumber carbohydrate and simply digestible proteins. A very good alternative to wheat products at the same time as being a completely satisfying meal with miso, vegetables, tofu or meat.
Easy and quick to arrange, one packet makes a big, hearty bowl of noodles, guaranteed to sate your hunger.

  • USDA Certified Organic
    Gluten free, wheat free noodles
    Certified kosher by star K
    4 noodle cakes per pack

 

Halloumi & quinoa salad

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A lovely halloumi salad recipe perfect for this  time of year. Serve with Pitta breads or wraps.

What you’ll need

  • 4 tomatoes
    • ½ small red onion , finely sliced
    • 1 tbsp red wine vinegar
    • olive oil
    • 1 tsp ground cumin
    • 100g quinoa
    • 1 x 250g block halloumi cheese , sliced
    • a handful parsley leaves or coriander works well too!
    • pitta bread/wraps and natural yogurt, to serve or your favourite houmous.

 

How to make

Heat the oven to 220C/fan 200C/gas 7. Put the tomatoes on a baking tray, drizzle with 1 tbsp olive oil and season with pink salt and pepper.

Roast for 25 minutes until the edges are frizzled. Put the onion, vinegar, 1 1/2 tbsp olive oil and cumin in a bowl with lots of seasoning and toss.

Cook the quinoa following pack instructions or if you don’t have any instruction read this link .

Drain well then toss with the onion and dressing. Grill the halloumi until golden. Toss the parsley and tomatoes with the quinoa then top with slices of halloumi and serve. Serve with pitta bread and yogurt or houmous is a great alternative!

 

Vegan treats

rhythmbiscuits

 

You may have seen the Rhythm range on our shelves over the last few months we are now stocking the almond biscotti as the double choco-hazelnut and the coconut biscuits are so popular.

Gluten free, vegan Ooh-la-la Tea Biscuit range let’s you enjoy more often with out the guilt! Hand crafted with carefully selected organic ingredients by our team of trained patissiers, Almond and Biscotti Tea Biscuit is full of chunky bits of roasted almonds.

We are also selling lots of other vegan chocolate like Vego and Vivani, the cherry flavour Vivani is so good!

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We imagine all vegans have tried Vego if you haven’t you need to get on it pronto. It is one of our most popular vegan bars and it is available in a small and large size. Whole hazelnuts in beautiful chocolate you won’t regret it.

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