Lucuma Powder Raw Organic – 500G

$26.00 (INC GST) | $22.61 (EXC GST)

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Description

The Subtropical fruit Lúcuma (also known as “Gold of the Incas”) which is native to the Andean valleys of Peru, is an ancient superfood which can be traced back 8000 BC  to a place called “Callejon de Huaylas in Ancash, Peru, where the culture Moche resided. There have been archaeological discoveries of art portraying Lucma in the shape of ceramics, sculptures and knitting’s from Pre-Incas civilisations such as the Moche and Nazca.

The delicious subtropical fruit is rich in antioxidants and has many beneficial properties including, high levels of carotene, fibre, vitamins, minerals vitamin B3, and other B vitamins.
It is well known for its sweet maple flavour and low sugar content. It is highly sought after around the globe by chefs to add the final touch or for the base of their recipe.

Lucuma is tremendously versatile and mixes very well with many dishes and foods such as cakes, ice creams, drinks, shakes, baked goods and many others. Your imagination is the limit!