Jujube (hong zao) – known as the Chinese date or red date. This fruit is loaded with vitamins and minerals. Light and spongy in texture, jujubes are not overly sweet and make a tasty, nutrient packed snack right out of the bag. They are best when boiled to make tea or cooked in soups. Introduction of heat element allows compounds to convert into a "bio-available" state, and also facilitates the release of antioxidants by breaking down cell wall making it easier for your body to absorb nutrients.
Used in Chinese Medicine to nourish blood and energy, harmonize medicinal formulas, and to protect digestive system. Jujube is a must have herb to incorporate into cooking for postpartum/ post-surgical recovery, if suffering from anemia, overall weakness, and pallor.
Key benefits of Jujube fruit:
- Prevent and suppress cancer with naturally occurring mashnic acid.
- Promote digestive function and increases absorption of nutrients.
- Support liver health and digestive health.
- Promote calmness, emotional well-being, and benefit sleep.
Gluten-free - Vegan - Certified Organic
SIZE: 4 oz (20-25 jujubes)
PACKAGING: 100% recyclable packet
*These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent disease.