Comvita Bee Pollen is known as a natural source of protein. Comvita Bee Pollen is collected by the honeybees from the forests and pastures of New Zealand, carefully dried and processed to ensure there is no damage or oxidation of the vital nutrients. Bee pollen is a known natural multi-vitamin with essential vitamins, minerals, amino acids and enzymes.
Comvita bee pollen is sourced from a range of New Zealand flora. Comvita Bee Pollen contains a range of essential minerals and vitamins including:Iron - essential for the flow of oxygen throughout the body. Protein - more than beef on a gram for gram basis. It contributes to maintenance of normal bones and muscle growth. Vitamin B1 (Thiamin). Vitamin B3 (Niacin), contribute to normal energy-yielding metabolism and normal function of the nervous system.
Take one tablespoon (15g) with food in the morning. Larger quantities (up to 30g daily) may be taken to support stamina and athletic performance. Granules may be taken with cereal, in smoothies or by the spoonful with water. Bee pollen granules can be taken straight off a spoon children enjoy picking them up and eating them off a plate. Alternatively they can be mixed with other foods and combine very well with breakfast cereals, fruit salads and ice cream. They can also be mixed with jam or honey and spread on toast, or thrown into a blender for a very healthy smoothie addition.