Strawberry Powder - Freeze Dried

Strawberry Powder - Freeze Dried

Strawberry fruit is known for its antioxidant properties and is a natural source of vitamin C, anthocyanins and ellagic acid content. Strawberries also contain dietary fiber, iodine, folate, quercetin and kaempferol. Bursting with flavor, our Raw Freeze Dried Strawberry Powder captures all the natural taste and nutrition that this remarkable berry has to offer.

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Clumping occurs because it is 100% pure and nothing is added to prevent clumping. Before ordering please contact us if you have questions about the clumping.

Red Strawberry, like other berries, are famous in the phytonutrient world as a rich source of phenols. In strawberry juice, these phenols are led by the anthocyanins and ellagitannins. The anthocyanins in strawberry not only provide its flush red color, they also serve as potent antioxidants that have repeatedly been shown to possibly support the protection of healthy cell structures in the body and to possibly support the protection of oxygen damage in all of the body's organ systems. Strawberries' unique phenol content may help support healthy heart and blood vessel function. Strawberries are a great natural source of Iodine / Potassium iodide (KI). Iodine is a chemical element essential for the production of glandular secretions that may support a healthy metabolism. The natural Potassium iodide (KI) / Iodine from Strawberries is absorbed by your body more slowly and safely than chemical or synthetic iodine.

Organic Strawberries may possibly be linked to healthy vision. Your mother may have told you carrots would keep your eyes bright as a child, but as an adult, it looks like fruit is even more important for keeping your sight. Data reported in a study published in the Archives of Ophthalmology indicates that eating 3 or more servings of fruit per day may support eye health, by 36%, compared to persons who consume less than 1.5 servings of fruit daily.

The strawberry is a member of the rose family. The plant produces succulent, red, conical fruit from tiny white flowers, and sends out runners to propagate. Strawberries are a fragrant, red colored, ground dwelling fruit. Their history dates back over 2,000 years with records showing a variety of breeds as a native in many parts of the world.

The strawberry is often described as a luxury item, enjoyed by royalty. France's King Charles V had over 3000 planted at the Louvre in Paris, King Louis XIII ate them everyday; and both Louis XIII and Louis XIV the latter enjoyed the berries so much that they are recorded to have eaten them to the point of indigestion!

The use of strawberries and of the strawberry plant itself for therapeutic purposes dates back as long as they have been eaten. American Indians prepared infusions of strawberry plant leaves as a treatment for stomach pain and gastrointestinal ailments such as diarrhea. Swedish botanist Carl Linnaeus was convinced that strawberries had miraculously healed his severe attack of gout; and the French philosopher Bernard de Fontenelle, who died at the age of 100 attributed the secret of his longevity to strawberries.

Some possible traditional uses of Raw Freeze Dried Strawberry Powder may include:

  • May support healthy eyesight
  • Strawberries are one of the few sources of ellagic acid
  • Strong antioxidant benefits
  • Natural source of Iodine / Potassium iodide (KI)
  • May support healthy lipid levels
  • Low Glycemic Index (GI) of 40
  • May support the body's ability to fight certain types of cellular mutation
  • A natural source of phytonutrients like phenols, flavonoids & anthocyanins


Constituents of Strawberries include:

  • Minerals: Calcium, Iron, Magnesium, Phosphorus, Potassium, Zinc, Copper, Manganese, Selenium
  • Vitamins: Vitamin C, Thiamin, Riboflavin, Niacin, Pantothenic Acid, Vitamin B-6, Folate, Choline, Betaine, Vitamin A (RAE), Beta carotene, Vitamin A (IU), Lutein & Zeaxanthin, Vitamin E, Beta Tocopherol, Vitamin K
  • Amino Acids: Tryptophan, Threonine, Isoleucine, Leucine,. Lysine, Methionine, Cystine, Phenylalanine, Tyrosine, Valine, Arginine, Histidine, Alanine, Aspartic Acid, Glutamic Acid, Glycine, Proline, Serine
  • Anthocyanidins: Petunidin, Delphinidin, Pelargonidin, Cyanidin
  • Flavan-3-ols: Catechin, Epigallocatechin, Epicatechin, Epicatechin 3-gallate, Epigallocatechin 3-gallate, Gallocatechin
  • Flavanones: Naringenin
  • Flavonols: Kaempferol, Quercetin
  • Proanthocyanidins: Proanthocyanidin Monomers, Proanthocyanidin Dimers, Proanthocyanidin Trimers, Proanthocyanidin 4-6mers, Proanthocyanidin 7-10mers, Proanthocyanidin (>10mers)


This product is 100% natural and minimally processed. Taste, smell, texture, and color may vary from batch to batch. Due to its nature, this powder tends to clump. If clumping occurs, lay the bag on a flat surface and place a towel over the bag. Then pound on the bag until the clumps break up. The towel will help protect the bag from damage.

Suggested Use: Mix 1 tablespoon with juice, yogurt, or add to your favorite smoothie or recipes.

Mixing suggestions: To increase flavor and nutritional profile combine with our organic banana flakes in a smoothie.

Botanical Name: Fragaria X ananassa.

Other Names: fraises des bois (strawberries of the woods), erdbeere, fresa, fraise, fragola.

Parts Used: Whole, Strawberry.

Ingredients: Freeze Dried Strawberry Powder.

Origin: Grown and freeze dried in USA. Packaged with care in Florida, USA.

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 Freeze Dried Strawberry Powder passes our strict quality assurance which typically includes testing for botanical identity, heavy metals, chemicals and microbiological contaminants. ZNaturalFoods.com offers Raw Freeze Dried Strawberry Powder 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 Freeze Dried Strawberry Powder in a cool, dark, dry place.

 

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