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Maca Powder - Organic

 

125g Pouch £5.99

300g Pouch £9.99

  • A great source of riboflavin (vitamin B2) and protein
  • Fight fatigue and protect against oxidative stress
  • The British Olympic team value maca’s perfectly balanced nutrient profile
  • Deliciously sweet and malty
  • Organic, gluten-free, kosher and vegan

Product Information

Quality & Provenance

Quality & Provenance

Our maca is grown just above 4,000 metres, in the Carhuamayo province of the ‘Meseta del Bombom’ (Bombom Plateau). Maca roots are dug out by hand using a small hoe called a cashu, to prevent damage, then dried naturally in the sun for 10-15 days.

Dried maca roots can be stored for seven years, but we rush ours to a local processing plant, where they’re meticulously weighed and cleaned, with only the finest roots selected for processing. ...read more

Why is it good for me?

Why is it good for me?
  • A source of riboflavin (vitamin B2) which contributes to the reduction of tiredness & fatigue
  • A source of riboflavin (vitamin B2) which contributes to the maintenance of normal skin and vision and the protection of cells against oxidative stress
  • A source of protein which contributes to the growth and maintenance of muscle mass

How do I use it?

The Peruvians have been eating Maca for thousands of years and its reputation and enduring popularity today speaks for itself. Try adding maca powder to smoothies or including it in baking recipes to benefit from the natural mineral content of this “lost crop of the Incas”.

Mango, melon & maca smoothie

Mango, melon & maca smoothie

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Nutrition

Typical values per 100g Serving
Maca powder pouch back 1380 kJ
327 kcal
Fat 0.8 g
of which:
Saturates 0.2 g
Mono-unsaturates <0.1 g
Polyunsaturates 0.4 g
Carbohydrate 60.9 g
Sum of Sugars 38.3 g
Dietary Fibre 18 g
Protein 10 g
Salt <0.1 g
Vitamins % NRV
Thiamin (B1) 0.21 mg 19
Riboflavin (B2) 1.95 mg 139
Vitamin B6 0.3 mg 21
Minerals
Calcium 350 mg 44
Iron 13 mg 93
Zinc 4.1 mg 41