Don't be fooled by their small size, dried goji berries are nutritional powerhouses. These antioxidant rich superfood provide an abundant source of vitamins & trace minerals. Best of all, they are delicious with their cherry-like taste, and make the perfect fuss-free snack food or ingredient, as they require no refrigeration or added preparation.
Certified Organic is your only safeguard when ensuring these berries are cultivated in a non-irradiated, non-genetically modified environment without the use of chemical fertilisers. These premium quality berries are Australian certified organic.
Despite only being introduced in Western countries in recent years, goji berries have been used for thousands of years in Tibet and China, both as a culinary ingredient and medicinally.
Enjoy alone as the ultimate fuss-free snack food, or as a topping to add a nutritional boost to smoothies, trail mixes and raw dishes.
These berries are packed in Australia to ensure first world hygiene standards. The re-sealable bags they are packaged in lock in freshness and help preserve important nutrients such as Vitamin C.
Goji berries provide a number of nutritional benefits. In particular, they contain 21 minerals, are incredibly high Vitamins C and A, are a complete protein (containing 18 amino acids) and have an ORAC (anti-oxidant content) score of 25,300! To compare, blueberries score 2400, green tea 1686, and broccoli 890. These impressive antioxidant properties and polysaccharides help to boost the immune system. This amazing super fruit also contains natural anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial and anti-fungal compounds. In traditional Chinese medicine, the goji is used to treat lower back pain, dizziness and eyesight.
How to Use
Enjoy as an on-the-go snack, straight from the bag, or add to lunchboxes, oatmeal or muesli, trail mixes, cake/biscuit/muffin batters, energy bars, ice cream, or raw food creations.
Soak the berries for a few hours in water and then add to your favourite smoothie to give it a nutritional boost.