Egyptian Chocolate is a mood elevating blend that improves energy levels, motivation, & sociability while nourishing the mind, body, & soul.
Sceletium tortuosum (Kanna),
Chicory root (roasted),
Black pepper, &
This formula can be eaten as is, or brewed into a delicious earthy cup of tea reminiscent of hot cocoa. Recommended dosage is 3-8 grams or 1-2 teaspoons, simmered for 2-5 minutes. It is recommended that this formulation is taken first thing in the morning on an empty stomach, 30 minutes before a meal.
Mucuna pruriens is one of the best foods available for the fortification of the entire body. It increases motivation, mental capacity, & endurance. Its unique nutrient profile promotes optimal delivery of its l-dopa content into the brain for effortless conversion to dopamine, as it is the most closely-related precursor to this vital neurotransmitter. It is also possibly the best natural tool available for the promotion of human growth hormone levels, which has potent anti-aging and fat-burning effects.
Ashwagandha is a tonic adaptogen, often references as Indian ginseng and the king of Ayurvedic herbs. Ashwagandha is best when used daily, and has a long term effect that becomes stronger the more it is taken. These effects include the reduction of anxiety, increased motivation, protection of the brain, & nourishment of the sexual organs.
Bacopa monneiri, otherwise known as the legendary Brahmi, is a sacred Ayurvedic herb that promotes a thoughtful state of mind while relaxing and protecting the body. Brahmi is the foremost tonic for the nervous system and general cognition. Brahmi when taken over the long term can reverse deficits in the serotonin system caused by anti-depressant or illicit drug use.
Kanna is the dried leaves & stems of the plant Sceletium tortuosum, when translated means 'something to chew'. Kanna has a long history of use as a stimulant, ceremonial inebriant, & social tool. Kanna has been smoked, used as a snuff, and chewed. Kanna causes a large amount of serotonin to be released & preserved, synergizing with the other herbs in this blend.
Kola nut is a traditional tonic herb native to Africa commonly chewed for its euphoric and energizing qualities and is traditionally used in a social setting, to restore vitality & reduce apetite. It is a highly regarded herb that is used in mystic practices and heralded as a religious object, often included in important ceremonies ranging from weddings to funerals. Kola nut contains a hefty amount of Caffeine, Theobromine, & Theophylline, providing a combined stimulant effect similar to a mixture of Guarana, Cacao, & Green Tea.
Carob is a sweet tasting chocolate substitute that has an excellent nutritional profile containing a hefty supply of Vitamins A, B1, B2, B3, B6, D, Calcium, Potassium, Iron, Magnesium, Manganese, Selenium, Fiber, & an Antioxidant count second to none. Carob has been used by the Egyptians as a food source as well as a dye for creating hieroglyphics.
Cacao is a rich source of vitamins, minerals, anti-oxidants, & pleasure-inducing substances such as anandamide (cannabinoid-agonist – cacao is the only food source), phenylethylamine (the love hormone), theobromine (natural stimulant), & MAO-inhibitors (which increase serotonin, endorphin, & dopamine levels). Cacao regulates & protects the heart, enhances circulation, increases stamina & endurance while providing the necessary conditions to promote an aphrodisiac effect. The theobromine in cacao raises dopamine levels & functions in a very similar way to caffeine with a more pronounced vasodilating action which increases blood flow to the brain & extremities. The vitamins and minerals contained in cacao play crucial roles in the co-factors needed to produce our hormones & neurotransmitters, while nourishing the body with the proper nutrients required to support a healthy, active life.
Chicory is a well known coffee substitute, containing similar tasting bitter compounds that stimulate the appetite & the digestive juices. Chicory is rich in vitamins & minerals and functions as a liver protecting agent.
Turmeric is a relative of the Ginger family, is native to India and is quite the amazing health tonic, invigorating the blood, improving the immune system, relaxing inflamed joints & muscles, providing immense anti-oxidant potential, and even improving brain function while enhancing energy and a positive sense of well-being.
Cinnamon functions as a central nervous system stimulant & mental enhancing nootropic herb. It contains a potent anti-oxidant & anti-inflammatory profile & is used to effectively lower blood pressure & blood sugar levels, maintaining a steady flow of energy that lasts throughout the day.
Ginger is a sweet & spicy aromatic herb with strong anti-inflammatory properties, functions as a natural painkiller, is a powerful anti-nausea tool, provides a number of anti-oxidants, enhances the immune system, improves nerve health, cognition, strengthens the heart, & improves ease of blood flow.
Nutmeg is a very special herb, in fresh whole or cut form much different than what one would find as a powdered spice on the shelves of their local supermarket. The flavor is that of a savory aromatic, rich & deep, thick & intoxicating. It has actions as an anti-cholinergic (m1/m4/5), modulating dopamine & endorphin release, acting as a potent aphrodisiac & mood enhancer. Nutmeg when consumed daily functions as an effective anti-diuretic & astringent, preserving bodily fluids making it invaluable for night sweats, urinary incontinence, & premature ejaculation. Nutmeg also has a relaxing effect, reducing blood pressure & improving the quality of sleep. In addition to its wide essential oil content, nutmeg contains cannabinoid type compounds stored in its fat.
Black pepper can dramatically increase absorption of many nutrients and alkaloids by an incredible amount. Black pepper also enhances the thermogenesis of fats and accelerates energy metabolism in the body while increasing the serotonin and beta-endorphin production in the brain.
Cardamom is most commonly used as an exotic spice, an ingredient in masala chai teas, or as a digestive aid, chewed with fennel after a meal to enhance digestion or to ward off an upset stomach. It has an impressive array of aromatics present in its essential oil and can be used in a multitude of spice & herb blends, either as a medicinal for its aromatic flavor. Cardamom is extremely effective at stopping stomach pains, even those that are drug induced or experienced during pregnancy. Cardamom is also a well known remedy for low sexual response & impotence.
This formula contains the herbs Mucuna pruriens & Kanna, and should not be mixed with herbs or drugs with MAOI, SSRI, or strong stimulant activity. If you are currently taking prescription drugs, especially anti-depressants or ADHD medications, please speak with your doctor before use.
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