It can be hard to eat enough fruit and vegetables in a day, especially if you don’t particularly like eating fruit and vegetables all day. But that’s where plant powder steps in.
A growing trend especially as everyone and their mother is trying to find ways to eat and drink more healthy, plant powder is stepping in as a cool alternative to juice. Often loaded with superfoods and essential good stuff, it packs together a lot of the vitamins, minerals, and nutrients we so dearly seek — most times, sans the sugar, too. What’s more, it’s also a vegan-friendly and plant protein-friendly beverage, allowing it to check many of the boxes of many a dietary need. All you have to do is mix it with water.
Here, we round up some of our favourite places to order plant powder in Bangkok. Put down the Ovaltine and read on.
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Bean Bag Snacks makes healthy food a lot more fun, and their plant and superfood powders are true testament to this. They’ve got a massive selection that is categorised under Beauty, Detox, or Energy, catering to many of your health needs. Whether you opt for Brain Food, Power Greens, Vit C Boosters, or Anti-Aging powder, there’s something for everyone here. If you’re overwhelmed by it all, they also feature combination boxes with a mix of powders, so you can taste test yourself.
With a mission to get people to eat more vegetables, Soulgreen has launched in Thailand as a quick fix for urbanites who don’t get enough of the basic nutrients in their diet. Packaged in easy-to-use sachets, their plant powder consists of barley grass, oat, wheat, and alfalfa juice extract. It’s rich in vitamins, minerals, and nutrients, and is even USDA-certified.
If there is one healthy yet indulgent chocolate drink that is going viral on Bangkok IG these days, it belongs to Plantogenic. Helmed by nutritionist MSHAPPYDIET, the plant-powered brand is beloved for its guilt-free cocoa, but also offers other plant powders for those seeking something more green. The Green Flow Fiber powder, for example, uses 3 super plant fibers to keep your gut clean and establish a healthy toilet routine specifically. So important.
You know those pretty smoothie bowls you see all over social media? Do you ever wonder where they get those colours from? Whilst a lot of it comes from fruit, a lot of it also comes from superfood powder. Incas Foods makes a whole bunch of them, from black goji berry powder over to organic beet juice powder, butterfly pea flower powder, turmeric powder, and even freeze-dried strawberry and pineapple powder. If you’re one for food art, this one’s for you.
Plantae got famous for their probiotic drinks, which was then followed by their popular ready-made plant drinks. These span Hemp Honey Lemon, Coconut Coffee, Collagen Almond, and Fiber Oat Cocoa, to name a few. They don’t offer many plant powders, but the one they do offer is a plant protein Dutch chocolate. It’s made using pea, soy, pumpkin, sunflower, and organic rice, and is the ideal (30g-protein-packed) treat — no sugar added, gluten-free, vegan, and keto-friendly.