Alfred Vogel (1902-1996), Swiss pioneer of natural health, is the name behind the A.Vogel health brand. A. Vogel produce effective natural remedies and medicinal products made from freshly harvested plants. They have a range of healthy food products and dietary supplements made from organic raw materials. And they are reliable source of information on all issues relating to natural health. Better Food stock a range of A. Vogel products. In addition to hot drinks and herbal medicines, we proudly support their Biosnacky range of sprout mixes. We even have their sprout germinator for you to make your own sprouts at home.
Because of their health benefits, many of our staff swear by their seed germinator. Use sprouts in salads or sprinkle on top of soups, pasta and stews. Some sprouts, like chickpeas, can be ground into flour and used in bread and other baked goods. Sprouting is known to boost the nutrient content of foods so why not give it a go and see if you can feel the effect.
Read more about the benefits of sprouting in our blog.
“Nature gives us everything we need to protect and maintain our health” – A. Vogel
How local are A. Vogel?
You’d be forgiven for thinking A. Vogel are based in Switzerland when in fact they are based in Irvine on the Scottish border. At 381 miles from our shop in Wapping Wharf, they are a mere 7 hour drive away.