Organic goji berries, sometimes called wolfberries, are a very rich source of vitamin C, having 500 times more vitamin C per ounce than oranges. They are also a superb source of vitamin A, more beta carotene than carrots. They have vitamins B1, B2, B6, and E and are becoming a famous antioxidant. They also are a rich source of both selenium and germanium. The goji berries have 18 amino acids (higher than bee pollen) and 21 trace minerals, linoleic acid and other beneficial food co-factors. Goji Berries are a true "super" raw food of the highest type.
Goji berries strenthen the immune system and may stimulate release of rejuvenative human growth hormone by the pituitary gland. Goji berries have been related, traditionally, as strength building, adding longevity and linked to sexual potency. In some study groups with elderly people given goji berries they showed increased optimism, appetite improvement, patients slept better, and some patients partially or fully recovered their sexual function. Some claim that the Goji is a spiritually significant food. Nutrition can be spiritual and enhance your spiritual nature.
Please respect that the raw Goji Berry is a nutritionally dense, medicinal food. A therapeutic dose would be 1 to 2 handfuls or 10 to 30 grams per day however more can be eaten depending on individual needs. These raw goji berry treats are a great source of protein too.
Net Wt: 16 oz (454 g) bag
Packaged in a dairy-free, peanut-free, gluten-free, vegan facility.
Nutritional Facts: Serving Size: 1 ounce (28g), Calories 112, Fat 14g, Sat. Fat 0g, Sodium 84mg, Carbohydrate 28g, Fiber 4 g, Sugars 4 g, Protein 4g, Vitamin C 20%DV, Iron 12% DV, Vitamin A 170% DV and Calcium 6% DV. *Note: Daily Value(DV) based on a 2,000 calorie diet
Try the Incan Berries (also Goldenberries or Cape Gooseberry) for another powerful antioxidant food.