Lucuma is a fruit native to the Andean region of Peru. A true ancestral health ingredient. Due to its high nutritional profile and density, it was once referred to as the ‘Gold of the Incas’ and it has been an important crop since ancestral times. Today Lucuma is considered to be Peru’s number one and national flavor.
Our 'Peruvian Harvest' Lucuma powder is a tribute to our national flavor.
Our lucuma fruit undergoes minimal mechanical and high heat processing which gives our product its uniquely
-Rich Maple / Vanilla-like taste,
- Sweet aroma, and
- Sweet fragrance.
This careful approach also preserves nutrient density per-serve and allows the product to preserved without the necessity of additives. Our one serve is pure lucuma fruit in a nutrient-dense & bioavilable state
Baking // Smoothies // Oatmeal // Ice crème Topping //Sweetner
NOTE With Lucuma powder - the sky is the limit.
- Ideal nutritional booster ingredient and can be added to smoothies or baking treats such as puddings, creams, cookies, and any food.
- Combining it with the Low GI, prebiotic rich ‘Peruvian-Harvest’ Yacon syrup or powder will eliminate the need for any added sugars in your baking treats.
1.Organic, NonGMO, Vegan, GlutenFree
2.Slow and Traditional Manufacturing Techniques.
2.No fillers, enhancers, food colors, and/or preservatives).
3.Manufactured and packed in ISO Certified Facility
4.Monthly fixed batch production- No Extended storage.
5.Low Carbon Footprint product #FarmToPantry.
6. Strict accordance with the EU (European Union ) Organic farming and raw food regulations.
7.Fair Trade certified product.
Lucuma is an 'ancestral health fruit packed densly with antioxidants (mostly polyphenols and carotenoids) and essential vitamins and minerals. The complex carbohydrate profile adds to the good fiber which is great fuel for our gut health promoting bacteria.
1.Blood sugar management,