Organic cinnamon is a potent, aromatic spice that works well with many protein bar ingredient combinations. Some love it, some hate it–we highly recommend giving it a try if you enjoy the taste of other cinnamon-rich foods.
What is it?
A spice harvested from the bark of a variety of trees in the genus Cinnamomum family.
What does it Taste Like?
The flavor can vary depending on the type of tree it was harvested from. Most describe cinnamon as ‘warm’ or ‘bold’, sometimes with a floral note.
What’s the Texture?
The cinnamon we use is in powdered form, so it won’t have much of an impact on the texture of your bar.
Why is it Good for Me?
- Loaded with flavonoids, and phenolic compounds
- Contains more antioxidants than garlic
- High in calcium and manganese
- Helps reduce body inflammation
Fun Fact: As little as 2 grams of cinnamon per day can improve blood sugar levels and digestion.
All of the protein bar recipes listed below contain organic cinnamon powder as an ingredient: