Lucuma

LUCUMA
Pouteria lucuma

Harmonized System Code: 1106.30
Lucuma is a Peruvian fruit rich in iron, zinc, vitamin B3, calcium and protein. It was called the “Gold of Incas” as it was considered the symbol of fertility and creation. Its maple-like taste makes it a sweet addition to smoothies, ice cream and baked goods.


HEALTH BENEFITS:


  • Supports cardiovascular health.
  • Anti-inflammatory, anti-aging and skin-repair effects.
  • Recommended for diabetics.

SOME USES:


  • Natural sweetening to desserts.
  • Baking goods.
  • Smoothies, milkshakes, juices.

BULK:




Product: Lucuma Powder
Packaging: 10 kg polyethylene bags in 20 kg cardboard box
Quality: Organic and conventional

RETAIL AND PRIVATE LABEL:




Ingredients: Organic Lucuma
Net Weight: 227 g (8 oz)
Servings Per Container: About 45
Shelf Life: 24 months
Country of Origin: Peru
Available for private label


CERTIFICATIONS:



STORAGE CONDITIONS:

Sealed container, away from heat and direct sunlight.

SHELF LIFE:

24 months.