Premium RAW Organic 4 Root Maca Powder (yellow 40%, black 20%, red 20% & purple 20%) (Lepidium meyenii).
Certified Organic by the Soil Association Licence No: DA22368. EU Organic Certified GB-ORG-05 EU/non-EU agriculture.
Country of origin: Peru.
Fillers • Binders• Gluten • Wheat • Lactose • Preservatives • Artificial Colouring • Yeast • Sugar • Animal testing
Nutrient dense superfood to support the body' systems for optimum health and wellbeing. Maca is a root vegetable from Peru and used from pre Inca times for both nutritional and medicinal purposes. Maca is a complete protein, it contains vitamins B1, B2 and B6 as well as essential minerals zinc and potassium. It is packed with essential nutrients and is renowned for its reputed fertility enhancing properties and considered to be beneficial for hormone balancing. It also helps improve energy levels and strengthen the immune system. Maca is considered to be an adaptogen, supporting the adrenal glands in times of stress.
Maca root comes in four different colours, they all share some qualities and also have their own benefits each. Our Maca is a unique blend of the four types, it contains yellow 40%, black 20%, red 20% & purple 20%. The different types work synergistically, providing you with the most health enhancing properties.
Fushi superfoods are bio-dynamically grown, cold processed and 100% raw to retain their complete nutritional properties. They are grown and derived from sustainable sources. We believe in being honest to our customers, kind to our planet and responsible for our actions.
For the packaging of our Superfoods we have chosen to use glass, a recyclable material. We do not use the more popular laminated pouches as these are unrecyclable. We aim to use materials that are best for the planet, and reflect our ethos of being earth friendly. So they might not be as pretty, but they’re kinder for the planet!
|Nutritional information||Typical value per 100g||5 g serving provides|
|Energy||1389 kJ, 328 Kcal||69.5 kJ, 16.4 Kcal|
|Total Fats||0.9 g||0.05 g|
|of which saturates||0.2 g||0.01 g|
|of which monounsaturates||0.1 g||0.01 g|
|of which poly-unsaturates||0.5 g||0.03 g|
|Carbohydrate||59 g||2.95 g|
|of which sugars||37 g||1.85 g|
|Fibre||19 g||0.95 g|
|Protein||11 g||0.55 g|
|Salt||0.1 g||0.01 g|
|Vitamin B1||0.2 mg||0.01 mg|
|Vitamin B2||2 mg||0.1 mg|
|Vitamin B6||0.3 mg||0.02 mg|
|Calcium||350 mg||17.5 mg|
|Iron||13 mg||0.65 mg|
|Zinc||4.1 mg||0.21 mg|
|Arginine||994 mg||49.7 mg|
|Aspartic acid||917 mg||45.85 mg|
|Glutamic acid||1565 mg||78.28 mg|
|Glycine||683 mg||34.15 mg|
|Histidine||419 mg||2.95 mg|
|Isoleucine||474 mg||23.7 mg|
|Leucine||910 mg||45.5 mg|
|Lysine||545 mg||27.25 mg|
|Phenylalanine||553 mg||27.65 mg|
|Serine||504 mg||25.2 mg|
|Tryptophan||49 mg||2.45 mg|
|Tyrosine||306 mg||15.3 mg|
|Valine||793 mg||39.65 mg|
1-3 tea spoons daily sprinkled on a cereal or with a smoothie, or as directed by a healthcare professional.