YACON POWDER

ALINAP is a company that dedicates itself to providing the finest quality Superfoods from various parts of Peru through a high-quality process and rigorous selection for human consumption. These elaborated products are 100% natural and organic and have a composition which is free from additives, colorants, preservatives, or any genetically modified organisms which allows the best possible products for our customers as well as maintaining a positive environmental impact.

GENERAL INFORMATION:

Scientific Name:Smallanthus Sonchifolius
Family:Compositae o Asteraceae
Common Name:Yacon
Commercial Name: Yacon Powder
Ingredients:100% Organic Yacon Powder
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ORIGIN:

In Peru in the areas of Ancash

PRODUCTION PROCESS:

The part of the Yacon plant that is used to create Organic Yacon Powderis the Tuberous root. To create the finest quality Yacon Powder ourselected Yacon tubers are washed, disinfected, peeled, sliced and then undergoes a dehydrating process. This helps to preservethe color and flavor of the product. It isthen grinded to obtain Organic Yacon Powder. Yacon is rich in minerals and prebioticmaterials which helps to stimulate the growth and health of the microflora in our bodies. It is great for balancing blood sugarlevels, lowers bad cholesterol and blood pressure, helps with weight loss and strengthens the immune system.

INTENDED USE:

Yacon Powder can be a substitute for sugar which is great for diabetics. Yacon Powder can be added to cereals, yoghurts,smoothies, health shakes, used in baking and mixed with other powder compositions.

SHELF LIFE:

The shelf life of the Yacon Powder is 24 months given that the product is stored at room temperature,protected from direct sunlight and below a humidity of 60%.

NUTRITIONAL VALUES::

Protein:3.8%
Total Fat:0.0%
Carbohydrates:83.5%
Calcium:283mg
Phosphorus:111mg
Fibre0.5g
Ash:2.2%
Cholesterol:0%
Energy(kcal/100)382.16