Scoop Your Way to Genetic Well-being: Exploring the Brain-Boosting Potential of Omega-3 Rich Ice Cream

by | 0 comments

A bowl of hummus with a parsley leaf and Omega-3 rich ice cream.

Who says you can’t eat ice cream when you follow a nutrient-dense lifestyle? Omega-3 Rich Ice Cream is a nutritionally dense delight that boasts a plethora of beneficial nutrients. 

What is Omega-3 Rich Ice Cream Made of?

Omega-3 Rich Ice Cream is a delectable frozen treat that not only satisfies your sweet cravings but also nourishes your brain. 

Let's dive into the key ingredients that make this frozen delight a powerhouse of nutrition. 

We have protein-rich hemp seeds with walnuts that are not only delicious but fabulous for brain health, throw in zucchini for extra creaminess without added fat and add a touch of Lou Han for a natural source of sweetness.

Unleash the magic of these ingredients and treat yourself to a scoop of Omega-3 Rich Ice Cream, a harmonious blend of brain-boosting goodness.

How do you make this Omega-3 Rich Fresh Ice Cream?

Indulge in the sheer bliss of simplicity with the quick and easy preparation of Omega-3 Rich Ice Cream

This recipe takes mere minutes of your time. With just a few swift motions, you'll find yourself transforming a handful of ingredients into a velvety creation that will tantalize your taste buds. 

So, whether you're seeking a spontaneous treat or looking to satisfy a sudden craving, this recipe is your ticket to instant gratification. 

Just throw everything into a blender, and blend until smooth to create this healthy surprise.

By combining these brain-loving ingredients, Omega-3 Rich Ice Cream becomes a delectable way to nourish your mind, support cognitive function, and promote overall brain function.

How do these ingredients help with brain health or brain hormones?

Omega-3 Rich Ice Cream contains a powerhouse of ingredients that contribute to optimal brain health and support the delicate balance of brain hormones. 

Let's explore the benefits of each component:

Enhance your brain's response with the nourishing power of hemp seeds, which are packed with omega-3 fatty acids essential for promoting brain health and reducing inflammation. 

Hemp seeds are also rich in protein, fiber, magnesium, and zinc, providing a range of essential nutrients. 

Celebrated for their remarkable nutrient profile, walnuts take center stage in this recipe. 

Packed with omega-3 fatty acids, these crunchy delights offer a powerful boost to brain health. 

The omega-3s found in walnuts and hemp seeds play a crucial role in maintaining brain cell integrity and supporting cognitive function. 

Omega-3 fatty acids found in hemp seeds and walnuts have been linked to improved cognitive function, reduced brain inflammation, and enhanced mood regulation.

Alongside their omega-3 content, walnuts boast an impressive array of antioxidants and healthy fats, providing a nourishing combination that promotes heart health. 

For those seeking an alternative to walnuts or with nut allergies, avocado presents a delightful option to enrich the recipe. 

Avocado, known for its creamy texture and buttery flavor, offers a host of health benefits. It is a rich source of monounsaturated fats, which are heart-healthy and contribute to optimal brain function. 

These healthy fatty acids support the absorption of fat-soluble vitamins and provide a satisfying satiety. Avocado is also abundant in nutrients like vitamin E, vitamin K, and folate, all of which are essential for maintaining a healthy brain. 

Avocado is also found to increase glutathione levels.  Glutathione is an antioxidant that is important for the maintenance of neurons in the brain and helps guard against neurodegenerative diseases. 

Zucchini, the versatile vegetable in this ice cream recipe, not only adds a luscious creaminess but also brings a wealth of essential nutrients to the table. 

Low in calories and carbohydrates, zucchini is a powerhouse of fiber, vitamin C, and an array of minerals including manganese and potassium. 

This nutrient-dense vegetable not only enhances the texture of the ice cream but also provides a nourishing boost with its impressive lineup of vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants. 

Lou Han, a delightful natural sweetener also known as monk fruit, attains the perfect balance of sweetness without any unnecessary calories or blood sugar disruptions. 

As a healthier alternative to refined sugars, Lou Han imparts a touch of natural sweetness to the ice cream. 

By sidestepping the pitfalls of sugar spikes, Lou Han becomes an ally in maintaining stable blood sugar levels, fostering optimal brain health, and promoting harmonious hormone balance. 

Together, these ingredients synergistically create a nourishing frozen treat that satisfies both the taste buds and nutritional needs. With its abundance of omega-3 fatty acids, fiber, vitamins,  minerals, and low-glycemic sweetener, Omega-3 Rich Ice Cream offers a guilt-free indulgence that promotes overall well-being.

Brain Health from Omega-3 rich Ice cream
A bowl of hummus with a parsley leaf and Omega-3 rich ice cream.

Omega 3 Rich Ice Cream

A delicious frozen treat that feeds your brain and fulfills your sweet tooth is Omega-3 Rich Ice Cream.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 0 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Course Dessert
Cuisine none
Servings 210
Calories 5 kcal

Equipment

  • 1 blender

Ingredients
  

  • ½ Cup Hemp Seeds
  • ½ Cup Walnuts or Avocado
  • 1 Cup Frozen Zucchini
  • ¼ teaspoon Lou Han
  • *add your favorite flavorings

Instructions
 

  • Add all ingredients to a blender.
  • Add approximately 1 handful of ice and ¼ water or replace with frozen zucchini.
  • Blend well adding ice and water to achieve desired consistency.

Notes

This tastes great as it is, but you can add flavorings to mix it up. Add cacao powder, vanilla, hazelnut stevia, almond extract, mint, or even some low-glycemic berries.

Nutrition

Calories: 5kcalCarbohydrates: 0.1gProtein: 0.2gFat: 0.4gSaturated Fat: 0.03gPolyunsaturated Fat: 0.3gMonounsaturated Fat: 0.1gSodium: 0.01mgPotassium: 1mgFiber: 0.03gSugar: 0.01gVitamin A: 3IUVitamin C: 0.004mgCalcium: 1mgIron: 0.1mg
Keyword keto, plant-based, Vegan
Tried this recipe?Let us know how it was!

 

Where can you find more recipes like this?

Discover the delectable Omega 3 Rich Ice Cream recipe in the book, Keto Friendly Plant-Based Ice Cream.

book for plant powered hormone balancing

This book and many others can be found in our Body Freedom Nutrition Lab Collection. This exclusive collection is a treasure trove of nourishing recipes curated by Dr. Ritamarie, renowned for her expertise in holistic nutrition and vibrant brain health. Immerse yourself in this collection and unlock a world of culinary delights designed to nourish your body, support brain health, and elevate your overall well-being.

Related Posts

0 Comments

5 from 1 vote (1 rating without comment)

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Recipe Rating




Flyer for "Genes, Diet, Your Heart" event, displaying event dates as Saturday & Sunday, 13-14 July 2024. Text reads "Unlock the Secrets to Cardiovascular Health in Just 2 Days." Includes "Register now" button, event availability details, and website information.

Categories