Popeye was surely on to something with his well-known love for spinach! The dark, leafy vegetable Spinacia oleracea is an incredible source of phyto-nutrients with a host of health qualities and disease prevention properties.
With its crisp, tender dark green leaves, spinach is a recognised, nutrient-dense superfood that packs a punch. It is a storehouse rich with chlorophyll and anti-oxidants including lutein, zea-xanthine and beta carotene as well as Vitamins A and C. All of these compounds act as a barrier against free radicals to help slow down the oxidation and aging process, as well as provide support for healthy eyes and skin.
Spinach is very low in calories yet they are a rich source of soluble dietary fibre. Approximately 100 grammes of leaves provide some 25% of your daily intake of iron, a crucial trace mineral that aids the human body in red blood cell production. Its leaves also contain a good amount of minerals like potassium, manganese, magnesium, copper and zinc.
Malaysia’s leading supplier of freshly squeezed fruit and vegetable juice and smoothies, Juice Works Malaysia, now offers a quick and hassle free way of consuming your daily intake of spinach.
The newest addition to a menu of handcrafted delicious fresh juices and smoothies are the:
1) Tropical Hulk – a blend with Spinach, Mango, Banana, Jackfruit, Tropical Juice and Mango Yoghurt with the key benefits of:
- Natural Carbohydrates for energy - for Gym lovers
- Great source of antioxidants
- Delicious mixture for kids to get your vitamin A, C, minerals and Calcium for growing bodies.
2) Strawberry Ochard - a blend with Spinach, Orange, Strawberries, and Mix Berries Yoghurt with the key benefits of:
- Great source of Vitamin A & C - antioxidants for strong immune system and healthy heart
- Good source of minerals
- Good source of Calcium for healthy bones and teeth.
3) Skinny Me - a blend with Spinach, Cucumber, Apple, and Guava with the key benefits of:
- Low Calories and reduces water retention to help loose weight
- Good source of antioxidants and minerals - anticancer and anti-ageing properties
- Great for prevention of heart disease and lowers cholesterol
Spinach Surprise is prepared fresh to order, and is served across all 25 Juice Works Malaysia kiosks in major malls and offices in 4 states. It is a welcome addition to Juice Works Malaysia’s fabulously varied menu of deliciously healthy freshly squeezed juices and smoothies.
“Our loyal patrons are well acquainted with our many options of Fruit Juices, Power Smoothies and Detox Juices where each cup provides at least three servings of your daily dietary requirements for fresh produce,” explains Juice Works Malaysia co-founder Jason Choy.
“Juice Works has always been recognised as the ultimate in freshness when it comes to juices and smoothies. So we decided to introduce more superfoods into our menu with Spinach Surprise, as this humble vegetable is truly a turbo-charged green.”
“Yet, despite being a storehouse of health benefits, many of us do not consume enough spinach largely due to our busy and hectic lifestyles. We seldom eat spinach raw although cooking destroys much of its health properties. With Spinach Surprise, you get to reap the benefits of this amazing green vegetable in a hassle-free and very delicious drink. Parents, are very surprised at how delicious it is, so much so that their kids happily finish the drink on their own. Green has never been so amazing than when it’s consumed!”
What makes Spinach Surprise so tasty are the hours of research and development that goes behind each and every drink on Juice Works Malaysia’s menu. The R&D team includes an in-house certified nutritionist who constructs recipes of each drink so that the ingredients work in synergy to deliver the best possible health benefits while ensuring a great flavour. A team of highly trained Juice Baristas is also on hand at every kiosk to help give advise on the most ideal option to meet individual needs.
Aside from Spinach Surprise, Juice Works Malaysia offers over 30 choices led by the perennially popular Detox Juices range that includes carefully concocted drinks designed to support dietary goals, boost immune systems, soothe upset tummies or cleanse internal organs. The Berry Lovers range which blends zesty berries with low fat yogurts and other energising fruits is also a favourite alongside Tropical Paradise which holds the key to a rich repertoire of the exotic delights of sunny regions such as dragon fruits, lychee, jackfruits, mangoes and melons.
Whether in need of a health supplement, a dietary support, or just the thrill of a chilled fresh drink on a sunny day, Juice Works Malaysia offers the finest natural ingredients to create that perfect drink.
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