More than just a sweet treat, our Mulberries are a true superfood. They are a rich source of resveratrol which is found primarily in red wine. Mulberry fruits and leaves also contain a wide variety of vitamins, minerals and other important nutrients. Mulberries contains moranoline, which delays the absorption of carbohydrates and promotes healthy glucose levels already within normal range. The anthocyanins in Mulberry are strong antioxidants and may provide cardiovascular protection, immune enhancement and stress reduction as potential health benefits.
Besides being an antioxidant resveratrol is an anti-mutagen and a strong anti-inflammatory. An anti-mutagen is a compound that inhibits the mutation of healthy normal cells into cancerous growths and tumors. Chronic inflammation is believed to be at the root of many diseases including heart disease and cancer. Synthetic anti-inflammatories cannot be taken on a regular basis to prevent chronic inflammation without risking other health problems. Natural anti-inflammatories, on the other hand, are found primarily in plant foods and can be consumed on a regular basis throughout a person's life with no side effects. Since it is one of the natural anti-inflammatories, it is believed to be heart healthy and that some of the possible benefits of resveratrol may include improvement of chronic inflammation and other diseases associated with chronic inflammation, anti-aging effect on cells due to combating free radical damage.
Mulberry has long been used in traditional medicines. Among its many uses, it has been given as a tonic for kidneys, fatigue, anemia and weakness. Clinical research has shown that Mulberry can provide multiple health benefits, including helping to promote healthy glucose levels; encouraging healthy cellular replication and membrane stability; promoting healthy cholesterol; and controlling the digestion of carbohydrates.
Chewy and soft with a fig-like crunch. Our whole, sun-dried, white mulberries are nature's version of candy. A delightful alternative to raisins, it's easy to take pleasure in eating mulberries straight from the bag. Alternatively, add this sweet superfood to oatmeal, pancakes, cookies and smoothies.
We carry the white Turkish variety of organic raw mulberry which is shaken from the tree and sun-dried to optimize natural sweetness. Our whole white Turkish mulberries are 100% organic, raw, gluten-free, vegan and contain no preservatives.
Suggested Uses: Eat 1 small handful (1 oz) per day. Add to smoothies, salads, desserts, yogurt or cereal. Use in homemade trail mixes or energy bars.
Botanical Name: Morus alba
Other Names: White Mulberry
Origin: Turkey - Certified Organic
Z Natural Foods strives to offer the highest quality organically grown, raw, vegan, gluten free, non-GMO products available and exclusively uses low temperature drying techniques to preserve all the vital enzymes and nutrients. Our raw Sun Dried White Mulberries are certified organic and pass our strict quality assurance which includes testing for botanical identity, heavy metals, chemicals, and microbiological contaminants. ZNaturalFoods.com offers organic raw Sun Dried White Mulberries packaged in airtight stand-up, resealable foil pouches for optimum freshness. Once opened, just push the air out of the pouch before resealing it in order to preserve maximum potency. Keep your raw organic Sun Dried White Mulberries in a cool, dark, dry place.