When I was at Natural Products Expo West recently, I came across a drink that wowed me in a major, major way.
It easily would have made my Top 5 Organic Food Products of the show, but I knew that I wanted to dedicate an entire post to it, given how special it is.
Never seen before on U.S. supermarket shelves, Sealand Birk comes from Denmark, where it has been a beverage for thousands of years.
So, what exactly is Sealand Birk?
It is the juice that is tapped from a birch tree, and harvesting takes place only once a year, from April to May.
The birch tree naturally purifies over 100 liters of water per day through its roots system, and in this process it adds minerals and nutrients.
The end result is a fluid which is slightly “syrupy”, light, refreshing, and naturally sweet.
I can’t compare it to any other drink that I have had in the past because it is so unique and different.
What I can tell you is that I absolutely LOVE Sealand Birk, have had a lot of trouble putting it down, and believe that it is going to be a massive hit in the U.S. beverage market. If marketed correctly, this drink has the potential to be the next coconut water. Read more »