Pitaya was first discovered in Central America centuries ago and has traveled to all corners of the globe. Early missionaries brought Pitaya to Asia where it has since been renamed and is more commonly known as Dragon Fruit. See below on how we get the best out of our Pitaya.

 

RAW FOOD – Did you know that our Pitaya / Dragon fruit smoothie packs are RAW, never cooked, heated or pasteurized. Eating raw and clean is an essential part of a healthy diet. Aiding digestion, strengthening the immune system, &increasing energy are just a few of the benefits. Eat Raw, Live Raw! 

 

NO Added Sugar – We don’t add sugar to our Pitaya / Dragon fruit smoothie packs. Come to think of it, we don’t add anything! Just 100% Pure Pitaya. Why? Too much added sugar can cause unwanted health problems such as type 2 Diabetes, obesity and more. Eating shouldn’t be so complicated. It’s just fruit! Not rocket science.

 

Antioxidants – Research has shown that Antioxidants help neutralize the formation of free radicals. In particular experts say that Vitamin C is one of the safest and most effective antioxidants out there. You can find 4% of your RDI (Recommended Daily Intake) in a single smoothie pack. If you want a Vitamin C hit, try our recipe the ‘Nica Bowl.’ You can find over 150% of your RDI in there!

 

Fabulous Fiber – Our Pitaya / Dragon fruit smoothie packs are a good source of fiber! Did you know that, low fat diets rich in fiber containing grain products, fruits, and vegetables are great for your health. One Pitaya / Dragon fruit smoothie pack contains 12% of your RDI and we have many delicious recipes that contain even more.

 

Magnesium – Pitaya Plus smoothie packs are a good source of Magnesium containing 10% of your RDI. Experts say that this critical mineral is responsible for over 300 enzymatic reactions and is found in all of your body tissues. Predominantly in your bones, muscles, and brain. You must have it for your cells to make energy, for many different chemical pumps to work, to stabilize membranes, and to help muscles relax.

 

Vitamin B’s – Experts say that all B vitamins help the body to convert food into fuel, which is “burned” to produce energy. B vitamins help the body metabolize fats, protein and are necessary for healthy skin, hair, eyes, and liver. They also help the nervous system function properly. Load up on your Vitamin B and start Buzzing today! You can find 6% of Vitamin B2 and 2% of both B1 &B3 in a single Pitaya / Dragon fruit smoothie pack.