Costa Rica is known to be the land of the coconut. From the refreshing water produced during its early stage as a pipa to the milk and oil made from the flesh of the mature coconut, the palm fruit has many uses and ways to be consumed. Punta Lagarto: a 40 years old coconut plantation Over the years, David – the founder of Coco Time in Punta Lagarto - has developed the production of dozens of products derived from coconut. On his property adjoining Marino Ballena National Park
There are a multitude of reasons why people decide to drink plant-based milks as an alternative to cow's milk. Lactose intolerance, for environmental reasons, to avoid products derived from animals, or simply out of curiosity or preference ... But what is certain is that consuming plant-based milk is good for your health by giving your body an important dietary contribution. Nuts as almonds, peanuts, cashews are rich in natural fat which is good to prevent heart diseases but
HELPCA is an initiative for the Community, made possible by the Community. But how does it work, concretely? How does a typical delivery day look like and who do you find behind the scenes? 🤔 Every week, a family makes its home available for the packing, opening its doors to a small group of people; staff members and volunteers, packers and deliverers. The crew takes the place over for the whole day while hundreds of products are spread in the inside and the outside; occupyi
Do you feel like having a tasty vegan break today? HELPCA knows a place in Uvita that you will love: Indómitos Café! 🥭🥥🥑 The idea of opening a café that would offer healthy vegan and vegetarian food using local and sustainable products has grown in Melisa, Osvaldo and Claudio’s mind for a couple of years. But the three Chilean guys never expected achieving their dream within this worldwide pandemic context… and opening the Café right after the COVID-19 has closed borders
#localbeer #handcraftedbeer #bahiaballena #costarica #brewing #brewpub #southpacific #costaricabeer #supportcommunity #supportlocalbusiness #taproom #cervezeria #Uvita Last weekend, Uvita celebrated the opening of the Whale Tail Brewery!
Some of HELPCA’s members went to the inauguration to congratulate the owners and enjoy their local artisanal beer. How pleasant it was to gather with the community to (re)discover those naturally crafte