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Energy Puree Apple & Maple Syrup

Your Ultra Energy™ in a new semi-liquid format. Made from organic certified and upcycled ingredients. Fuel your ultra with 200 calories per serving.

Overview

The Ultra Energy™ Puree is specifically formulated for ultra endurance activities. Easier on your guts than an energy gel. More digestible than solid nutrition. Its fresh taste and “baby food” texture will keep your stomach happy during your trainings and races.

Fueling Specs

- 200 calories: provides long-lasting energy
- 325mg electrolytes: replenishes minerals lost in sweat
- 26g carbohydrates: avoids sugar crashes
- 5g protein with natural BCAAs: reduces muscle fatigue

Ingredients

Apples*, Maple Syrup*, Hydrolyzed Oat Flour*, Canola Oil*, Water, Pea Protein*, Barley Rice Protein, Citric Acid, Sea salt, Mixed Tocopherols (natural preservatives), Natural Flavor*. Contains: Gluten. *Organic

Nutrition Facts

Why You'll love it

Complete nutrition: Everything you need to fuel your ultra.

Baby food texture: Designed to be easily ingested.

Low glycemic index: Delivers a long-lasting energy.

Fruity taste: Mitigates sugar fatigue.

Upcycled and Organic ingredients: Built for sustainability.

When to use graph

Eat one Puree every 45 minutes before, during or after exercise.

Used by ultra distance athletes

All our products are developed hand in hand with elite athletes through the Näak Lab. Our mission is to build the most efficient and sustainable fuel for ultra distance sports. Today, thousands of professional and amateur athletes around the world depend on Näak to explore new playgrounds and redefine what is physically possible.

Backed by Science

Näak Ultra Energy™ science was developed to meet the specific needs of ultra distance athletes. The idea is simple: the ingestion of a few macronutrients such as carbohydrates and electrolytes is not enough to fuel ultra distances. After a few hours of effort, you need a complete nutrition approach to go farther.

Preserve your playground

  • Maple

    Maple Syrup

    Sourced from a Canadian supplier specialized in recycling downgraded maple syrup to give it a second life. Quebec, CA
  • Apples

    Apples

    Ethically and locally sourced in Canada. Martin's Family Fruit Farm Ontario, CA
  • Hydrolized

    Hydrolyzed oat flour

    Gluten free oat flour, optimized specifically for being easily digestible. Ireland, Europe
  • Barley

    Barley Rice Protein

    EverGrain recycles beer by-products into high-quality protein, upcycled-certified malting barley. EverGrain
    Missouri, USA
  • Land Barley Rice Protein uses 30x less land than whey protein.
  • CO2 emissions CO2 emissions: Quebec maple syrup production offsets 770,000 kg of CO2/year, the equivalent of 25% of the carbon emissions of Quebec vehicles.
  • Water Barley Rice Protein has 8x less impact on freshwater eutrophication than whey protein.

Commonly Asked Questions

Why is the Näak Ultra Energy™ Puree sustainable ?

Näak Purees are organic certified and contains upcycled ingredients. All the ingredients are fully traceable and locally-sourced.

How often should I use the purees?

We recommend to eat 1 Puree every 45-60min of exercise. If you are racing an ultra, we recommend an energy intake of 300 to 350 Kcal per hour. You can reach those numbers by using one Puree in addition to other Näak Ultra Energy™ products.

What are BCAAs used for?

The branched chain amino acids (BCAAs) are Leucine, Isoleucine, and Valine. They are known to reduce muscle fatigue and optimize energy stores.

How well is the protein digested during exercise?

The proteins used in Näak Ultra Energy™ Purees are highly digestible and absorbed efficiently during exercise. We advice to train your guts at least 4 weeks before the race.

Why are electrolytes important?

Electrolytes are crucial to maintain fluid balance, muscle contraction and neural activity. When athletes sweat, they are losing electrolytes and it is important to replace them. Näak Ultra Energy™ Purees contain the four main electrolytes needed to perform at your best.

What type of sugars are used in the Purees?

We use a blend of "simple sugars" such as maple syrup and "complex sugars" such as hydrolyzed oat flour. A perfect mix of natural carbohydrates to avoid sugar crashes and spikes, and ensure long lasting energy.

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Customer Reviews

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Stephane C. (Montreal, CA)
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Presque parfait... un peu trop sucré

Le gout 'trop' sucré risque d'etre écoeurant sur les ultratrails.

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Jean F.N. (Saint Thomas de Montmagny, CA)
Taste / Goût:
Very bad / Très mauvais
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Vraiment bon.

Texture parfaite, pas trop sucré. Délicieux !

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François L. (Montreal, CA)
Taste / Goût:
Very bad / Très mauvais
Very good / Très bon
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Très bon et soutenant

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Leanne
Taste / Goût:
Very bad / Très mauvais
Very good / Très bon
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Very good / Très bonne
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Apple Puree

I like the product and will continue with it as one of my Event products.

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François B. (Mascouche, CA)
Taste / Goût:
Very bad / Très mauvais
Very good / Très bon
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Very bad / Très mauvaise
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Excellent produit de performance

J’ai testé l’efficacité du produit sur certaines longues sorties et je suis satisfait de l’appart énergétique. Très facile à digérer malgré le goût qui pourrait sans doute être amélioré.

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