You see organic weekend market being held every now and then in shopping malls near you. No doubt organic food products are gaining popularity as these promote not only a healthy lifestyle, but also the preservation of our environment and support for local livelihood—“organic” means there are no chemicals, synthetic additives, pesticides, and fertilizers used in the production of the food items.
But what if you want to go green for good? Are there enough stores to supply your needs? Well, we present several organic stores in Metro Manila that can help you not only get started but have a variety of options to keep you green and healthy.
Healthy snack alternatives offer by EarthOrigins Marketplace
If you are looking for certified organic produce and organically grown meats, you can head to EarthOrigins Marketplace by Sugarleaf Inc. They promote and advocate healthy eating by offering certified organic produce, which is harvested fresh daily, and a wide variety of organically grown meats such as chicken, pork, and beef. It’s a small marketplace/one stop shop full of kitchen and pantry essentials that also offers bath and body and home cleaning essentials that are environmental safe and free from harmful chemicals.
Healthy chips and snacks from Take Root
Looking for healthy and delicious alternatives to junk food? Look no further! You can check out Take Root, a natural food company that carries a wide variety of snacks made healthy and delicious for everyone. Some of their products include banana bread granola with flaxseed, homemade peanut butter bliss balls, and kale chips that come in different flavors. Take Root snacks are available at several dining establishments n Metro Manila such as Plaza Café, Makati, The Blue Kitchen in Mandaluyong, and Salad Stop! in Makati.
Leaf Kitchen Raw Food Grocer
Yacon syrup offered by Leaf Kitchen Raw Food Grocer
Leaf Kitchen Raw Food Grocer offers organic, vegan, or raw vegan, gluten-free, as well as dairy-free food. Their products are available for pick-up in Quezon City and Pasig City. You can shop for their products at organic food markets in the metro such as the Salcedo Community Market.
Different liqueurs in cute bottles
If you are searching for high quality artisanal oils, vinegar, liqueurs, wines, and spirits, you can head to Vom Fass Philippines for some great finds. They also offer gourmet food items, such as fettuccine and peppercorns with pink berries. You can experience the Mediterranean way of sampling artisanal products at Vom Fass in these locations: Edsa Shangri-La Mall in Mandaluyong, SM Aura Premier in Taguig, and Rockwell Power Plant Mall in Makati City.
Rooms will always smell fresh with these scented sprays.
carries a range of gourmet delicacies and home essentials. Their products include salad dressings, fruit jams and spreads, as well as fruits and nuts in a jar. They also have room sprays that effectively eliminate odor with scents such as grapefruit and pine, olive oil and rosemary, lavender vanilla, lemongrass and green tea, and citronella eucalyptus and lemon.
With a long list of organic stores in the metro, going organic has never been easier. In the end, it looks like it’s only you that’s standing between yourself and a healthier lifestyle! Make the better choice today.
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* Photos are from the official websites and Facebook pages of featured establishments.