Goji berries (Lycium barbarum), sometimes called Wolfberries, have occupied an important place in traditional Chinese and Tibetan medicine for thousands of years. The benefits of this ancient snack food, native to the Himalayas, have been passed down for generations. The FunFresh Foods brand is now pleased to share them with you. This incredible food is naturally sweet, delicious and loaded with powerful nutrients. Goji Berries are a high-ORAC, antioxidant-rich, raw food snack that is packed full of vitamin A. Goji berries make the perfect on-the-go snack and add zest to any party mix.
Goji berries have been traditionally regarded as a longevity, strength-building, and sexual potency food of the highest order. The farmer Li Qing Yuen, who apparently lived to the age of 252 years (1678-1930), consumed Goji berries daily. The life of Li Qing Yuen is the most well-documented case of extreme longevity known.
These Goji berries grow in protected valleys in million year old soil in wild and cultivated areas. The plants grow like bushes with vines that reach over 15 feet. The berries are never touched by hand as they will oxidize and turn black if touched while fresh. They are shaken onto mats, then dried in the shade.
The Goji berry is a deep-red, dried fruit about the same size as a raisin. The Goji berry tastes somewhat like a cross between a cranberry and a cherry.
World Berries ingredients are sourced from the four corners of the earth and highlight the natural bounty of the world. Our products are certified organic and are produced by traditional sustainable methods. Each World Berries product is selected for its unique nutritional characteristics.
18 kinds of aminoacids (all 8 essential aminoacids)
rich source of vitamin C
other vitamins (Vitamin B2, B6 and Vitamin E)
up to 21 trace minerals
+ regarded as a longevity, strength-building, and sexual potency food
+ anti-inflammantory effects
+ antioxidant properties
+ improvement of blood circulation
Suggested Use: eat goji berries out of the bag as a snack or add them to snack mixes, salads, smoothies and cereals, also good in sauces
Recommended intake: 10 - 30 grams a day ( a small handful)
in 100 g
1260 kJ/ 299 kcal
2,1 mg (15 %)*
14440 µg (180 %)*
32,8 mg (41 %)*
5,7 mg (47,5 %)*
* Reference intake
** Occurs only in natural sodium form
Store in a cool, dark and dry place.
|Country of Origin:||China|
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