A real superfood, these dried goji berries are raw and natural and contain no added colourings, flavourings or preservatives such as sulphur dioxide. They have a soft chewy texture, and sweetish flavour with a slight sour tone, much like many berries in the same family. Said to have been used in Chinese medicine for over 2000 years, these little red wonders have a wide range of health benefits from helping the immune system to stabilising blood sugar. Also known as the “wolfberry fruit”, research has shown that they have the ability to generate general feelings of well-being, improve neurological / psychological traits, support better gastrointestinal health and bowel functions, help build stronger musculoskeletal systems, and improve cardiovascular health. They are also a great source of antioxidants known as beta-carotene, plus other phytonutrients and minerals that help protect skin and eye health. The antioxidant vitamin A plays a big role in these goji berries (roughly 140% of your recommended daily value) which helps build the immune system. The vitamin C content is approximately 500 times more in goji berries than in oranges, weight for weight! Other top benefits that come from the 18 different amino acids and 20 other trace minerals include detoxifying the liver, keeping energy and mood levels up, and boosting fertility.
As these little berries are small, light and ready to eat, they are highly portable and can be enjoyed wherever you fancy. Take a pack with you when on an outdoor adventure, keep some in your car or park some on your desk at work, they are sure to give you a much needed energy boost and with their vast array of vitamins minerals and nutrients. Also very popular sprinkled in salads, added to granola and porridge, and used in smoothies, protein bars and homemade dark chocolate! Yum. Comes in a resealable foil lined pouch for added freshness and easy storage, also making them great for sharing.