Wheatgrass is a nutrient-rich type of young grass in the wheat family and consists of sprouted wheat seeds, often used interchangeably with barley grass. Wheatgrass provides a concentrated amount of chlorophyll and essential nutrients. Organic Wheatgrass makes a healthful addition to smoothies or can be enjoyed on its own with water. Our organic bulk wheatgrass powder is kosher certified and non-irradiated.
Botanical name Triticum aestivum L.
Recipe for Wheatgrass Pineapple Smoothie with Turmeric
Total Time: 15 mins
Hands-on Time: 5 mins
Makes: 3 servings
A clean, green pineapple smoothie boosted with wheatgrass powder, kale powder, spirulina powder, turmeric, and black pepper.
By Tess Masters, The Blender Girl
1 tablespoon Organic Kale Powder
1 teaspoon Organic Wheat Grass Powder
1/4 teaspoon Spirulina Powder
1/4 teaspoon Organic Ground Turmeric Root
Pinch Organic Fine Grind Black Pepper
1 1/2 cups raw coconut water or filtered water
1 teaspoon finely grated lemon zest
1/2 cup fresh lemon juice
1 cup baby spinach
1/2 cup fresh mint leaves
3 cups frozen pineapple
1. In a blender, combine all ingredients and blast on high for 30 to 60 seconds, until well blended (may still be a little clumpy from the pineapple consistency, but should be smooth enough to sip).