Nutritional benefits of Blackcurrant Powder

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The ripe fruit of blackcurrant is black small berries, which are rich in vitamin C and anthocyanins. It can also be processed into juice, jam, canned food, beverages and other foods. Blackcurrant contains very rich vitamin C, phosphorus, magnesium, potassium, calcium, anthocyanins, and phenols. The health benefits of blackcurrants  include prevention of gout, anemia, edema, arthritis, rheumatism, oral and throat diseases, coughing, and good effects on cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases, hypertension, and hyperlipidemia.

Blackcurrant contains rich protein and carbohydrates. Among the total carbohydrates, glucose accounts for 43%, and fructose accounts for 57%. Glucose can directly supply energy to the body. Fructose can not only replenish energy, but also inhibit protein consumption in the body. It can be used for nutritional supplements for athletes and manual workers.

The pigment content in blackcurrant is very rich, up to 4.53%. Blackcurrant pigment is a water-soluble natural pigment, which belongs to anthocyanins and has strong coloring power. The main components are anthocyanin-3-glucoside and anthocyanin-3 - Four major classes of rutin, delphinidin-3-glucoside, delphinidin-3-rutin. Anthocyanins can inhibit and block platelet coagulation caused by collagen, arachidonic acid, adrenaline, adenosine triphosphate, etc., thereby preventing thrombosis and arteriosclerosis caused by intravascular platelet coagulation.

The total phenolic content of the blackcurrant juice reaches 2863mg/100g, and the antioxidant power reaches 27.86TEACmmol/100g, which gives it the function of scavenging free radicals in the body and delaying the aging of the body.

Blackcurrant is rich in organic acids, especially citric acid. These organic acids such as citric acid can not only excrete the lactic acid accumulated in the blood, but also inhibit the production of new lactic acid to clean the blood. In addition, it can increase appetite, restore physical strength, improve fatigue, improve constipation, calm the nerves,  solve the problem,annoying and so on.


YesHerb blackcurrant juice powder are made with blackcurrant juice that imported from North America, with the highest organic standatd, based on the best materials and advanced production techniques, YesHerb blackcurrant juice powder are popular on market with the characteristic of pure taste, good sweetness and rich anthocyanin, widely used in foods, beverages, cakes and other food application.