Chia Bars by Health Warrior

February 21, 2013

Currently available: $23.50/box  Visit their site to learn more

Ch-ch-chia? Wait, this is the real Chia, and it may be the ultimate super food. It earned the name “runner’s food” by powering the Tarhumara Indians on their legendary long-distance runs as well as the Aztecs in battle and on their cross-empire journeys. Chia Bars by Health Warrior are delicious 100 calorie snack bars with the Chia seed as a main ingredient, and these deliver a blend of 1000mg omega-3, 4g protein, 4g fiber, 5g sugar and a good dose of magnesium and calcium. They’re certified vegan, kosher and gluten free. Hey give it a try, and you might just find yourself channeling an ancient Aztec warrior during your next workout. Flavors include chocolate peanut butter, coconut, and acai bery.