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Chia Gel Recipe
  • READY IN 15 mins

Chia Gel

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"A high-energy gel used by the Aztecs to run great distances. This gel can be stored and used for 3 weeks."

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  • PREP

    5 mins
  • READY IN

    15 mins

Directions

  1. Mix the Chia seeds and water in a small, sealable jar. Shake for 15 seconds and rest 1 minute. Shake another 15 seconds and refrigerate until gelatinous, about 10 minutes.
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Aug 06, 2012

Great directions for a general idea on chia gel. Once you start to consume this often all you have to do is eyeball it.

 
Sep 09, 2012

Excellent...thanks for this!

 

8 Ratings

May 29, 2012

A couple of tablespoons in my smoothie! Perfect!!!

 
Sep 03, 2013

thanks! I use this all the time now, I just did some with orange juice so it's quick and easy to put in baked goods and smoothies! :)

 
Jan 11, 2014

Amazing and simple! Put some in my morning yogurt and it gives it the consistency of tapioca pudding. Thank you for sharing!

 
Apr 19, 2015

I add it to my Greek yogurt and morning smoothies.

 
Jul 04, 2014

Great to add in your smoothies.

 
Apr 25, 2014

I love it this recipe. I mix my raw honey and wheat grass juice with it and take it by the spoonful. It is so much fun to eat this way. For my children I use natural fruit juice they like the different colors and flavors.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 0 kcal
  • 0%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 0 g
  • 0%
  • Cholesterol
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Fat
  • 0 g
  • 0%
  • Fiber
  • 0 g
  • 0%
  • Protein
  • 0 g
  • 0%
  • Sodium
  • < 1 mg
  • < 1%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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