ORGANIC YACON POWDER
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Beautiful bright yellow, sweet, and versatile, Organic Yacon Powder will replace your sugar canister in no time! Background notes of caramel and molasses, yacon powder is ideal for baking and adding to beverages both hot and cold! Use as a substitute for sugar where possible.
HEALTH BENEFITS: Control your sugar without sacrificing the sweet!
Yacon is naturally sweet, containing a high content of inulin: a complex sugar which slowly breaks down without spiking blood sugar levels. Yacon powder is a healthy sugar-alternative for those on a low-glycemic diet. Yacon also contains 20 amino acids, potassium, iron, and calcium.
CULINARY TWIST: Get festive!
From cookies, to squares, to muffins, yacon powder can used to sweeten any homemade treat! We especially love to pair fall-time recipes with yacon powder since it has hints of caramel and molasses flavors. The pairing of pumpkin, nutmeg, cloves, cinnamon, and yacon is classic for months celebrating Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas!
ABOUT YACON: Did you know?
Native to Peru, yacon is referred to as the apple of the earth” by Peruvians. Revered by its communities, yacon is not only used as food, but as medicine for various ailments.
HOW TO STORE YOUR ORGANIC YACON POWDER: Dry as a whistle!
Store in a cool, dry place for up to 12 months.