Are any pesticides or chemical fertilizers?
No pesticides or chemical fertilizers are used. Our contract farmers on the Kunisaki Peninsula in Oita Prefecture put time and effort into cultivation, including removing pests by hand and using fully ripened compost as organic fertilizers.
Can I take it in warm water?
Not recommended. The powder may clump in warm water, which makes it less easy to drink. Try using lukewarm water at a lower temperature. We have confirmed that the nutrients listed on the label do not decrease in water of 80°C when measured after 30 minutes. It can be enjoyed with milk as well.
Can I take more than the recommended amount?
It is okay to drink more than the daily recommended amount. However, the water-soluble dietary fiber in the product may cause soft stools. The quantity of intake should be increased gradually.
Is it okay to prepare in advance?
It is not recommended because no preservatives are used. Please consume as soon as possible after preparation. The quality of the powder remains stable if unopened. Once dissolved in water, the ﬂavour may be lost, and the quality may change depending on the storage conditions.
It is safe for children and pregnant women?
Yes. Our Green Kale is natural, even safer than consuming vegetable juices. For children, we recommend consuming half a sachet or 1 sachet per day.
My kid doesn’t like the taste of vegetables. Can Green Kale mix with other beverages to serve?
Can. Green Kale can be served with other beverages according to your kid’s preference. We recommend serving it with your favorite juice, milk, or soy milk, which tastes good. Pour Green Kale powder into your favorite beverage, stir it, and consume.
What is Aojiru?
Aojiru originally referred to any juice made of green vegetables. We use dried extracts from kale. Ingredients and manufacturing processes vary among manufacturers.
What is the recommended consumption for adults?
Adults can consume one to two sachets per day, to supplement daily green leafy vegetable nutrients.
What is the recommended consumption for children?
Children aged 1 to 6 years old can consume half a sachet per day; 6 to 12 years old consume 1 sachet per day, to supplement daily green leafy vegetable nutrients.
When should it be taken?
There is no set rule. It can be taken at any time.
Why do the color tone and taste vary sometimes?
Green Kale is made from natural Kale, not added with artificial coloring, flavoring and preservatives. Hence, such variation is inevitable for the extract powder made from these natural products.