DetailsGoji berries have been regarded traditionally as a longevity, strength-building, and high potency food of the highest quality. Goji berries contain around 500 times the amount of vitamin C by weight of oranges. They contain 18 amino acids, and are packed with a healthy combination of polysaccharides, anthocyanins, and carotenoids. Unlike most goji berries on the market, Foods Alive's goji berries are grown organically and are harvested with exceptional care by selecting the berries for maximum taste and nutrient potency. After close and careful selection, they are washed, shade-dried, and lab-tested for purity before packaging. This ensures they will be free of any chemical pesticides, sulfur, or heavy metals.Due to the goji berry's reputation as a longevity food, it's reported that villagers who make goji berries a regular part of their diet, live well into their 90s and beyond. In China, goji is believed to increase the chi (life energy) in those that eat them. As Americans become more concerned with aging, it’s natural that they would seek out the secrets of longevity, and goji berries have a deep association with long life in the Chinese tradition. As we apply our scientific Western eye to traditional foods, we’ve been learning that there are generally very good reasons why indigenous people swear by them, they’re packed with nutrients.Goji berries are loaded with trace minerals, vitamins, and 18 amino acids, including all 9 of the essential aminos and 21 trace minerals like zinc, iron, copper, calcium, germanium, selenium, and phosphorus.
Shelf life: 2 years
Country of origin: Ningxia region, China
IngredientsOrganics & Raw Goji Berries
Write Your Own Review