Announcing a vegan chocolate truffle rich in Omega 3ASHEVILLE, NC - UliMana Chocolate Truffles will launch the first chocolate truffle rich in omega 3’s at Mother Earth News Fair in Asheville, NC, on April 9 and 10. The company, which creates raw, organic, vegan chocolate with nutritious, healing properties, has incorporated award winning Ahiflower® Seed Oil in the new chocolate truffle, Oh! Mega 3, which contains the richest essential fatty acids from a single plant.
Oh! Mega 3 Truffle is the first food product created with Ahiflower® Seed Oil, which won the NEXTY Editor’s Choice Award in the Ingredient category in March at Natural Products Expo West 2016.
“We’re very proud to work with Natures Crops International to bring this powerful vegan source of omega 3 to our customers,” said Tonya Bennert, owner of UliMana Chocolate Truffles. “Some who’ve tried it say it’s our best chocolate yet."
The company, whose tag line is “Let thy dessert be thy medicine.”, worked for several months perfecting the recipe utilizing Ahiflower® Oil, which has been recently launched in the United States and Europe.
“After more than 12 years of natural selection, production and refining improvements, and recent regulatory clearances, we are delighted that Ahiflower® Oil is now available to consumers through Ahiflower’s branding partners, like UliMana Chocolate Truffles,” said Natures Crops International Ahiflower vice president strategic initiatives Greg Cumberford. “Now consumers have a balanced and sustainable omega-rich source that is truly ‘Better Than Flax. Not From Fish.’”
Oh! Mega 3 Truffle is also blended with cinnamon, ginger and turmeric, ingredients proven to decrease inflammation andimprove circulation. Along with its prevailing attributes of vegan, organic, gluten-free, soy-free, dairy-free, raw, fair trade, non-GMO with no refined sugars, the chocolate can be enjoyed by everyone, especially those with specific food allergies
“It’s important to us to continue providing the most delicious, nutritious chocolate possible so people can feel good about eating it every day,” said Bennert.
Oh! Mega 3 Truffles have an ingredients list featuring organic cacao powder, organic cacao butter, organic coconut nectar, Ahiflower® (Buglossoides arvensis) seed oil, organic flax seeds, organic chia seeds, organic sesame seeds, organic
cinnamon, organic turmeric, organic ginger, Celtic Sea Salt® & organic vanilla.
UliMana Chocolate Truffles has a line of 11 truffles handcrafted in Asheville, NC, since 2005 and are carried in more than 100 stores nationwide, include Whole Foods Market, Earth Fare, health food stores, book stores, wine shops, spas
and hotels. The products are vegan, organic, gluten-free, soy-free, dairy-free, raw, fair trade, non-GMO and have no refined sugars. “Let thy dessert be thy medicine.”