Pine Ridge entrepreneurs launch the Tanka Bar

Entrepreneurs from the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota have created the Tanka Bar, an energy bar made from buffalo meat and berries.

The bar is based on wasna, a traditional Plains mixture of meat and berries. Combined, the two foods provide energy and protein and can be part of a healthy diet.

Native American Natural Foods spent two years developing the product. Tanka Bar makes is official debut at the upcoming 21st annual He Sapa Pow Wow in Rapid City.

Get the Story:
Taste of the Plains (The Sioux Falls Argus Leader 9/28)

Relevant Links:
Tanka Bar - http://www.tankabar.com

This story is tagged under:
Search
Share this Story!

You are enjoying stories from the Indianz.Com Archive, a collection dating back to 2000. Some outgoing links may no longer work due to age.

All stories in the Indianz.Com Archive are available for publishing via Creative Commons License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0)