What is Bergamot? Part II

The area actually has a history of heartthrobs (with throbbing hearts), in the 8th and 7th centuries BC, it was said to have been home to numerous ancient Olympic victors. The local athletes were used to kicking ass and taking games.

We can’t scientifically link their powerhouse sporting bods (and hearts) to the produce from the local soil that grew in the area, but there was definitely something giving them a natural edge over the competition. The Italians have a phrase that we wholeheartedly agree with “Chi he sano e da pie del Sultano” which translates as, “good health is above wealth.”

Try to give yourself a little something extra by introducing some Mediterranean flavor into your own diet and a touch more exercise into your routine. We’re not saying you’ll be winning the Olympics, but you’ll definitely be giving your heart a head start against any complications later in life.

Calabria is easy to fall in love with, picture-book locals, dazzling views and fresh produce directly from the earth. What’s not so easy, is embracing a cholesterol free diet and exercise regimen, but our Bergamot Cholesterol Support† is a step in the right direction.

Maintaining a beautiful body on the outside is hard to do, but putting in the effort to maintain our body’s interior as well? That’s amorè.

†Bergamot Cholesterol Support is intended to be used by individuals with healthy cholesterol levels already within the normal range◊