Meet Richard Perry, chef and founder of NutriGardens, a family run business developed from a need and desire to recover in a healthy, natural way without pharmaceuticals.
Richard is Le Cordon Bleu trained, having worked as an executive chef, private chef, and eventually became a recipe tester, cookbook author, founder, and publisher of Collectors Press. In 2014 he went vegan to improve health and help others.
After a serious bicycle accident, Richard experienced a profound physical awakening from fresh juices’ natural healing properties. His experience turned into a passion and he began to research how these nutritious whole foods worked for healing and wellness.
Richard’s juicing fresh fruits and vegetables led to the creation of NutriGardens.
He consulted with dietitians, formulators, food innovators, and scientists around the country and especially at Oregon State University, bringing NutriGardens to life. Through this knowledge, it became clear that nitrate and phytochemicals were superstars of natural foods, specifically beets, red spinach, and tart cherries.
Made in small batches and tested first by family and friends, the ingredients found in NutriGardens’ formulas are personally sourced by Richard to ensure freshness and efficacy. He also oversees the entire production process, ensuring that the finished products are of the highest quality possible.
The early days of Richard and his son filling packets of Beet Boost in their kitchen.
Richard and his family are passionate about supporting people on their journey to a healthier life. When he is not helping elite athletes gain a competitive advantage or consulting others to improve their health, he is cooking, cycling, camping, hiking, or working on his next product.
The Nutrigardens Difference
Reach Your Highest Potential
Dedicated to providing high-quality, hand-made products, NutriGardens offers Beet Boost® a beet and tart cherry blend for vitality and recovery. Spin Boost® is a super-high nitrate red spinach extract for sports endurance. Watermelon Hydrate® replenishes lost electrolytes, all of which will naturally boost your body so you feel energized and full of life.
NutriGardens is here to help you succeed.
Whether you are an Olympian, weekend warrior, or want to feel great every day.