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iskiate / chia

#1 Postby NYVegan » Mon Mar 15, 2010 9:58 pm

So I am reading Born to Run by Christopher McDougall and it talks about this stuff called iskiate which is made from chia seeds, water, sugar and a little lime.

Has anyone ever tried it? It is supposed to be great for energy/ recovery. Just wondering if it is for real or just hype.

If no one here has tried it I may go out and buy some chia seeds to make it and I can let you all know how it goes. Don't want to spend money on it if it's nothing though.

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Re: iskiate / chia

#2 Postby Vegan Joe » Mon Mar 15, 2010 10:38 pm

In the summer time more often when working out in the warm weather I find a "Chia Fresca" to be energizing and refreshing.

Something Like this ... a-recipes/

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Re: iskiate / chia

#3 Postby strawberryriddick » Tue Mar 16, 2010 5:36 pm

I was thinking the Chia Fresca as well.
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