Organic Lucuma powder from the Amazon rainforest of Peru.
A rich source of good carbohydrates, minerals, vitamins and fibre.
Lucuma fruit looks like an avocado. The hard green exterior serves as a protective shell for the sweet caramel tasting fruit. The flesh of the lucuma fruit is golden yellow. It covers a hard pip the size of a walnut.
In Peru lucuma is the most popular flavor in ice cream and sweets.
The pulp of the lucuma fruit is dehydrated to produce lucuma powder, The powder is gluten-free, a source of antioxidants, fiber, carbohydrates, vitamins and calcium.
Lucuma powder is most often used as flavor component. The product can also be used for health drinks, baked/processed goods such as jellies, desserts, cakes and sweets, or as a natural sweetener.
|Product classification:||Pouteria lucuma, lúcuma, lucmo|
|Type:||Dehydrated, pulverized fruit, 100% lucuma|
|Origin:||Amazon rainforest, Peru|
|Cultivation:||Conventional or Organic|
|Color classification:||Powder: cream to dark-cream|
|Certification:||SENASA, Control Union|
|Color visual:||Cream, pale light orange|
|Caliber:||80 / 100 mesh|
|Humidity level:||Max 6%|
|Aerobic mesophilic:||Max. 103 cfu|
|Yeast:||Max. 250 cfu|
|Mold:||Max. 250 cfu|
|E. coli:||Max. 3 cfu|
|Salmonella SP (25g):||Abcent|
|Bacillus cereus:||Max. 1000 cfu|
|Energy:||402 kcal. / kJ 1682 of which
Carbohydrate: 374 Kcal.
Fat: 0.0 Kcal.
Protein: 28 Kcal.
|Fat:||Fat 1.1 g of which
Saturates: 0.3 g
Mono-unsaturates: 0.2 g
Polyunsaturates: 0.4 g
|Carbohydrates:||48.2 g (Dietary fiber 20.3 g, sugars 27.9 g)|
|Vitamins:||Vitamin A: 120 IU
Vitamin C: 9.4 mg
Thiamin: 0.1 mg
Riboflavin: 0.2 mg
Niacin: 2.8 mg
|Minerals:||Calcium: 15.8 mg
Potassium: 761 mg
Phosphorus: 26.4 mg
Iron: 2.5 mg
Zinc: 2.7 mg
Selenium 110 mcg
|Packaging/Presentation:||10 Kg plastic bags|
|Shipping:||FOB, CIF on request|
|Minimum order:||1000 Kg|
|Date:||23 July 2018|
|Lucuma powder:||6.2 Tons|
Stock quantities subject to change without prior notice.
|Date:||23 July 2018|
|Lucuma powder:||USD 11.76|
Prices per Kg in USD.
Prices subject to change without prior notice. Lucuma prices vary, depending on type and grade. All sales are subject to the OrganicCrops General Terms and Conditions of Sale and Delivery.
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