Long Live Grapes!

GrapesHave you ever eaten grapes right off the vine? Grapes contain a healthy brain compound called resveratrol.  They can be such a sweet organic treat! However, if you find them too sour, there are pills that contain resveratrol.  The effectiveness of these pills is still being researched.

Check out the book, “The Alzheimer’s Prevention Program,” by Gary Small, M.D., and Gigi Vorgan. I will blog more about their book later because it contains information on resveratrol and many ways to keep your brain happy and healthy!

Looking for a chance to up your resveratrol intake with wine? Check out the information below from an email from Cal Poly SLOCAVORE:

Stop by the Cal Poly SLOCAVORE booth at Sunset Savor the Central Coast September 28-29 to taste Cal Poly wine, cheese and sausage.  Participate in our survey on SLOCAVORE topics and you’ll also be entered in a drawing to win a gift certificate for $500 in accommodations from the City of San Luis Obispo and passes into a SLOCAVORE workshop. Drawing will take place after the event and winner notified by email.

Link here for more information about Cal Poly SLOCAVOREWe look forward to seeing you this weekend at Savor and at a SLOCAVORE workshop beginning in 2014!

Keep me posted if you attend! Cheers to resveratrol!

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