Sun Dried Goji Berries - Organic
- Our Raw Organic Sun Dried Goji Berries are a delicious healthy snack
- This bright red berry contains extremely high levels of antioxidants, 18 amino acids, is rich in vitamins A and C, minerals and is a source of unique phytonutrients
- The dried non-GMO goji berry is a relative of the tomato and a natural source of lycopene
- Goji Berries have been called the world's most powerful anti-aging food... More info
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Goji Berry Benefits
For thousands of years, organic goji berry (Lycium Barbarum) has been revered for its staggering array of possible health supporting qualities and has been traditionally used as a wholesome food that may aid in the overall strengthening of the human body. Science has shown that this bright red berry not only contains extremely high levels of antioxidants, vitamins and minerals but also has many unique phytonutrients, polysaccharides, and complex compounds that scientists are just beginning to understand.
Goji Berries absorb free radicals and have one of the highest Antioxidant levels of all foods!
The dried non-GMO goji berry is a relative of the tomato and a natural source of lycopene. It has been called the world's most powerful anti-aging food. Goji berry juice is one of the highest rated foods on the ORAC scale (Oxygen Radical Absorbance Capacity). The ORAC scale is a test developed by USDA researchers out of Tufts University in Boston, that measures the antioxidant level in foods. Goji berries possess an unmatched ability to absorb free radicals that attack the body, contributing to the aging process. Today, our bodies are constantly bombarded with external sources of food and environmental toxins. Eating foods high in antioxidants is one way we can help our bodies to combat the damage toxins cause.
Raw goji berries, dried goji berries and goji juice contain 18 amino acids. They are also a rich source of vitamins A and C, and have 21 trace minerals. All of the above attributes makes this super berry a nutritionally dense food.
Some possible traditional uses and health benefits of Raw Organic Sun Dried Goji Berries may include:
May reduce sugar cravings
May increase longevity
May support a healthy libido
May protect from premature aging
May have alkalizing effect on the blood
May aid in maintaining healthy blood pressure
May aid in maintaining healthy blood sugar levels
May stimulate secretion of hGh
May support the strengthening of muscles & bones
May support normal kidney function
May support vitality
May help reduce obesity
May support a healthy immune response
May support eye health
May encourage vision improvement
Contains high levels of polysaccharides which may support healthy function of the liver
Goji Berries are rich in nutrition, including:
Minerals: Calcium, Iron, Phosphorus, Zinc, Copper, Selenium, Potassium
Vitamins: Vitamin C, Thiamin, Riboflavin, Vitamin B-6, Vitamin A, Beta carotene, Vitamin E, Zeaxanthin & Lutine
Amino Acids: Tryptophan, Threonine, Isoleucine, Leucine,. Lysine, Methionine, Cystine, Phenylalanine, Tyrosine, Valine, Arginine, Histidine, Alanine, Aspartic Acid, Glutamic Acid, Proline, Serine
Essential Fatty Acids: Linoleic Acid, Alpha-Linolenic Acid
Carotenoids: Beta Carotene, Zeaxanthin, Lutein, Lycopene, Cryptoxanthin, Xanthophyll
Other Phytochemicals: Cyperone, Solavetivone, Physalin
Suggested Uses: Eat 1 small handful (1 oz / 3 tbsp) per day. Add to smoothies, salads, desserts, yogurt or cereal. Use in homemade trail mixes or energy bars.
Infusion: Use the ratio of 1 tablespoon of product for every 8 ounces of distilled water. Bring water to a boil and then take off stove. Put tea in pot or a mug fill with water and cover for 15 minutes. (This method is specific for whole leaf herbs and teas).
Mixing suggestions: To increase flavor and nutritional profile combine with our raw walnuts and sun dried mulberries.
Miscellaneous Facts about our Organic Goji Berries
Certifications: USDA Certified Organic.
Ingredients: Raw Goji Berries.
Parts Used: Whole berry.
Botanical Name: Lycium barbarum.
Other Names: Wolfberry, Lycii Berry, pinyin, mede berry, Lycium chinese, barbary matrimony vine, bocksdorn, Duke of Argyll's tea tree, Barbarum, Murali, red medlar, Boxberry, Boxthorn, Gou qi-zi, matrimony vine, Tibetan goji, Chinese wolfberry, Himalayan goji, Chinese Matrimony-vine.
Origin: Grown and dried in Tibet, China. Packaged with care in Florida, USA.
How to Maintain Optimum Freshness:
- Our organic goji berries are packaged in airtight stand-up, resealable foil pouches for optimum freshness.
- Once opened, just push the air out of the pouch before resealing it in order to preserve maximum potency.
- Keep your organic goji berries in a cool, dark, dry place.
- This product is 100% natural and minimally processed
- Taste, smell, texture, and color may vary from batch to batch. Go here to learn why our products may naturally vary.
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