Along with barbecues, ice cream cones, stacked sandwiches, and coconut water, there’s a new kid on the summer-food-trend block. Say hello to chia seeds. Not sure why anyone would want to consume these tiny tidbits? Learn all about their myraid health benefits in Chia Seeds 101, and then pop open a bottle of Mamma Chia. In four summery flavors, these cooling beverages are cashing in on chia’s red-hot trend. Though the unique texture might not be to everyone’s taste, one VN staffer dubbed the drinks a healthy version of bubble tea. We’ll go with that!
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