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Our Lucuma powder is a low glycemic sweetener that is sourced directly from Pasco and Ayacucho farmers in Peru. The tastes are a cross between maple syrup, butterscotch, vanilla, and fig. Lucuma powder benefits are many. One full serving provides beta-carotene, extra fiber, and high-quality vitamins and minerals to help get you through the days. Lucuma powder benefits the skin as much as it benefits the body, which is a bonus! Add it to your coffee, smoothies, or baking favorites.
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NET WT: 16 oz
- Powerful Source of Antioxidants
- High in Vitamin B3
- Energy Enhancer
- Natural mood booster
- Immune Booster
- Fights Free Radicals
- Low Glycemic
- Excellent Source of Beta-Carotene
- Rich in Vitamins, Minerals & Fiber
- 100% Organic
- CCOF Certified
How you take lucuma powder is very easy. Once you taste it, you will see how versatile lucuma powder is. Baking with lucuma is simple and there are many lucuma dessert recipes. But again, that’s just the tip of the iceberg with Lucuma powder.
How to use Lucuma Powder:
Add 1 teaspoon to 1 tablespoon (depending on your preference) to:
- Coconut milk or nut milk of choice
- As a substitute for wheat flour in cookies and cakes
- Add to dishes you love
Lucuma powder in coffee is delicious. Lucuma ice cream is delicious. Baking with lucuma powder is a great swap for flour and also- you will find so many recipes just on your own! Lucuma powder is so fun to create with. The major health properties are the cherry on top!
Lucuma is an indigenous, extremely sweet and aromatic fruit of Peru. When in powder form, it is slightly more subtle but still flavorful. From the outside, Lucuma fruit looks like a small mango. It has a floury pulp, with the color of intense yellow. It is soft and sweet on the palate.
Lucuma is a superfood, exotic fruit, and it is an excellent source of Beta Carotene, Zinc, Iron, Niacin (B3) and fiber. Lucuma has the same amount of Calcium as a glass of cow's milk! Lucuma powder benefits are many and lucuma powder recipes are many as well! Just see our site, we can’t even keep up with the influx of ways people are using their Lucuma powder. It is so cool to see!
Due to its vitamin and phytochemical content, Lucuma is a highly energetic food that provides vitality to perform daily activities. It is also so great for the skin’s longevity. Recognized as "the gold of the Incas,” Lucuma powder is also safe for diabetics as it is a natural low GI sweetener. Yes, Lucuma powder is low on the glycemic index scale!
One tablespoon alone boasts 2 full grams of soluble and insoluble fiber, which is great for the gut. Lucuma has been shown to help support a healthy immune response and is a longevity promoting food. The flavor is so well rounded, and the benefits are as well! For thousands of years people in Peru and all over South America have celebrated not only the taste, but the health properties of Lucuma.