Maca Powder - Organic

 

125g Pouch £6.99

300g Pouch £12.99

  • Loaded with thiamin, riboflavin, vitamin B6, calcium and iron
  • Boost energy levels and increase stamina
  • The British Olympic team value maca’s perfectly balanced nutrient profile
  • Deliciously sweet and malty

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?
  • High in Iron which contributes to normal formation of red blood cells and haemoglobin, normal oxygen transport in the body and normal function of the immune system
  • High in potassium which contributes to normal functioning of the nervous system
  • High in potassium which contributes to normal muscle function

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