Direct from Chile, organically grown and boasting the largest amounts of antioxidants in any fruit, Fruit Me Maqui is a great addition to any diet.
About Maqui (Mah – Kee):
Maqui is a small purple berry originally discovered in
southern Chile and Argentina where they have been used for centuries
by the native Mapuche Indians.
Mapuches historically gave Maqui berries to their warriors
to improve their strength and stamina.
It’s only been recently that Maqui has been appreciated for
its incredible health benefits. It currently has the highest
ORAC (a system for measuring antioxidants) value found
in any fruit and taken daily it can be a great natural remedy
for several health conditions.
- Strengthens immune system.
- Lowers blood pressure.
- Helps the body detoxify.
- Can help prevent illness as you get older.
- Promotes higher levels of good cholesterol.
- Promotes healthy skin.
- Supports healthy weight loss.
- Improves energy levels.
- Aids in ‘anti-ageing’.
- Great source of dietary fibre.
- High in iron, calcium and vitamin C
- Helps reduce inflammation.
- Encourages stamina and clear thinking.
- Good for healthy bones and joints.
Maqui berries currently hold the highest amount of antioxidants out of any fruit currently discovered in the world today. Amazingly it contains the same amount of antioxidants as Acai, Goji and Pomegranate combined. Here is a comparison of the antioxidant content of Maqui with other Super Fruits.
Maqui also offers large amounts of Vitamin C, Iron, Calcium, Dietary Fibre and Resveratrol (also found in red wine) which is great for keeping the skin looking healthy and younger.
If you love Acai, Maqui takes antioxidants rich berries to a whole new level and with Maqui offering all these wonderful nutrients packed into one berry you will be vitalising your body and maintaining a strong immune system with just a single serving every day.
Fruit Me Maqui is best enjoyed by simply adding 1 spoonful (5g) to any smoothie, yogurt, sprinkled over fruit salad, in granola, cereals, your favourite dessert or simply just mixing it into juice or water.