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What is Quinoa and why is it so good?
Quinoa is one of the world's most popular superfoods. It is a seed originally grown in high altitudes in the Andes Mountains and some scientist say that Quinoa gets its concentrated nutrients from the survival of its harsh conditions throughout many centuries. It is gluten-free, high in protein and one of the few plant foods that contain all nine essential amino acids. Furthermore, it's high in fiber, magnesium, B vitamins, iron, potassium, and much more that gets absorbed into your body much quicker, substantially improving your physical and mental health.
Enjoy a Variety of Benefits with our Quinoa products:
The Purple Chicha is extracted from purple corn and is considered one of the most powerful antioxidants due to its dark color, high content of flavonoids and anti-inflammatory agents that benefit your health and provide ideal balance and immunity to your body.
- Promotes Balance
Between the plethora of foods with antioxidant activity, there is no doubt that purple corn is one of the best! The biological role of antioxidants is to keep our body in balance, which means healthy as it prevents oxidation which leads to a high inflammatory state, prevalent in conditions such as hypertension and diabetes, common ailments in overweight/obese populations.
Yacon syrup is extracted from the tuberous roots of yacon, a large perennial plant with a great source of fructooligosaccharides (FOS) which sucrose component provides its extract with antihyperglycemic and prebiotic properties that make of yacon an extraordinary natural sweetener and agent to improve the digestive function.
Yacon syrup is high in content of FOS (fructooligosaccharides), FOS are a potent prebiotic (food for bacteria) that aids in the proliferation of good bacteria in our gut like Bifidobacterium and Lactobacillus.
- Natural Sweetener
Yacon tuberous roots provide a crisp and sweet taste due to its properties, making yacon syrup an extraordinary natural sweetener.
- Low Calories
Due to their low calorie composition (high content of FOS and low content of sugar), yacon syrup is low glycemic and it has been recognized as an innocuous food source for diabetes treatment.
Maca is a plant native to Peru with a long history of culinary and medicinal use in this country. It is a cruciferous vegetable which root has traditionally been used to enhance fertility and sex drive, and it is also proved to improve energy and stamina.
Used in our cereal, maca constitutes a remarkable nourishing source of carbs, low in fat and with a fair amount of fiber, providing as well some essential vitamins and minerals, such as vitamin C, copper and iron which contribute as a neuroprotective agent.
- More Energy
Maca brings a plethora of benefits when it comes to energy, including its aphrodisiac properties shown by studies that demonstrate increased libido or sex drive in men and women when maca has been taking daily.
- More Focus
Maca has been identified to be a neuroprotective agent, making it an excellent dietary aid to brain health, especially in elderly populations.
- More Minerals
Maca’s rich content in minerals such as zinc, calcium and copper help the body as cofactors in many metabolic processes, improving metabolism of foods and immune health.
Quinoa is a seed-producing flowering grain crop from a plant named Goosefoot. Originally grown and harvested by the Incas, this seed is considered a pseudocereal, meaning it is a seed used as flour but not of the grass family such as rice or wheat, which makes it an extraordinary gluten-free alternative.
- Complete Protein
Quinoa is one of the few plant-based sources of protein, featuring 9 amino acids that are considered a whole protein nutrient, it is fully absorbed and provides all the benefits of animal protein without the hassle of saturated fats.
- Calcium Content
Quinoa packs a punch of calcium content, making it a great nourishing agent to promote bone health.
- Calorie Friendly
Quinoa’s composition brings you pure energy and proteins with low calorie content, making it a great option for dieting.