Our mission in Bossa Nova Kitchen, is to spread the importance of eating well, natural, pure and respecting
each person that will enjoy our products.
In our jars, you can see every ingredient that you will be consuming. No hidden ingredients, total transparency.
Every product from Bossa Nova Kitchen, jars, cookies, bites and others ,you can trust 100%.
We choose only the best suppliers, mostly organic.
We never use artificial ingredients, colors, GMO, corn syrup, soy or any other item that might be harmful to you.
We never use any of the products listed below.
We recommend that you no not rely solely on the information presented below.
We suggest that you always read labels, warnings and directions before consuming any product.
Brown Rice Syrup and Arsenic - Should you be concerned?
Arsenic is a toxic chemical that is often found in trace amounts in some foods... including rice and rice syrups.
One study looked at the "arsenic content" of organic brown rice syrup. They tested isolated syrups, as well as
products sweetened with rice syrup, including infant formulas.
They found significant levels of arsenic in the products, The formulas had 20 times the total arsenic concentrations
of the ones that weren't sweetened with rice syrup.
However, the FDA claims that the amounts are too low to be harmful. But keep in mind that the FDA also says
high fructose corn syrup and soybean oil is safe, so I would take their endorsement with a big grain of salt.
(text copied from Authority Nutrition)
Why to avoid High Fructose Corn Syrup
High Fructose corn syrup it is the cheaper and sweeter than sugar. It can lead to insulin resistance, obesity,
type 2 diabetes and high blood pressure.
When you see high fructose corn syrup on a label, it signals poor quality food you want to avoid.
(text copied from Cleveland Clinic - Health Essentials)
What are the dangers of Palm Oil ?
Like many natural substances, palm oil does have its drawbacks, some of which might pose serious health risks.
While palm oil has no trans fat, it does contain high levels of satureted fats, which can be a significant threat to
(text copied from Livestrong.com)
What are the dangers of Soy Lecithin ?
Soy lecithin is made from genetically modified (GMO) soy. Look for organic products, as they must be made with
organic soy lecithin, Also, while the lecithin is soy is natural, a chemical solvent that is used to extract the leciithin
is a concern for some.
(text copied from Health Line)
Research the dangers of Food Coloring, Artificial Flavors, you will be amazed... you must avoid all this.
Be conscious of what you eat and give to your family.