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Organic Maca Powder
Organic maca powder comes from an adaptogenic root known for its dynamic natural effects--users tend to experience a big boost in energy, relief from stress and even an increase in libido. Organic maca powder can add a powerful dose of calcium, iron, magnesium, selenium and seven essential amino acids to your diet.
Health Benefits of Maca Powder
As an adaptogenic root, maca reduces anxiety and improves our ability to adapt in stressful situations. The rich iron content of organic maca powder supports the formation of hemoglobin: the red blood cells responsible for delivering oxygen throughout your body. Iron keeps us feeling energized and helps fight fatigue throughout the day. And beyond its noticeable effects on energy and endurance, a daily maca supplement regimen can promote better endocrine system health and may relieve ulcers, mild depression and menopause symptoms.
Maca Powder: Tastes and Uses
Organic maca powder has a mildly sweet and pleasant butterscotch flavor, which makes it an easy additive to everyday drinks and food. It's a great complement to oatmeal and other hot morning cereals, and powdered maca is even sweet enough to blend into milkshakes or stir into hot chocolate. Sprinkle a few teaspoons over popcorn, sliced fruit, or soups, or combine it with our organic cacao powder for an extra-energizing maca supplement.
Maca Powder: Our Registered Dietitian's Top Pick
There are 4 grams of fiber in just 1/2 ounces of organic maca powder and maca powder is known for its energy boosting properties. Plus, the powder has a mild flavor that doesn't overpower other tastes. Our Health Nut and Registered Dietitian says maca powder is a great way to boost the nutrient content of baked goods, such as breads, pancakes or muffins. When baking, add a few teaspoons to the flour mixture in the recipe to ensure it's mixed well throughout the batter.
Origins of Organic Maca Powder
Maca (Lepidium meyenii) is a finicky root, similar to a turnip or radish, that only grows well in the cold, arid climates of high mountain plateaus, and in soil that is inhospitable to most other crops. It is native to the Peruvian Andes, where it is still cultivated and carried to the villages below to be dried and ground into organic maca powder.
The root has a rich history in Peruvian culture and is believed to have been traditionally consumed by ancient Incan warriors just prior to battle, giving them superior endurance and strength. Its use as an aphrodisiac and fertility aid is also a time-honored Peruvian tradition. Maca benefits have historically been so sought-after and well-known in the area that the root was accepted by the Spanish as a form of currency during the colonization of the Inca Empire.
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Alexandrea, Manhattan, NY July 18, 2011
“I just read an article the other day about how hard it is to eat healthily in today's society and I mostly agree. Your website makes it possible for everyone to eat the wonderful food that we should. And it is all so delicious! Thank you so much for all of the great things your company provides!
So far I am hooked on Maca Powder, Goji Berries and the Healthy Trail Mix, but I'm sure that that list will grow!
Keep up the great work!”
Michele, Point Pleasant, NJ July 15, 2011
“I just ordered from Nuts Online for the second time and I'm even more impressed with the efficiency of ordering and lightning quick shipments. Even if their prices for all items weren't the best online or in stores (which they are by the way) I would still order from them. You can't beat customer service these days and this family owned company is the absolute best. Thanks AGAIN.”
Alla, Charlotte, NC July 13, 2011
“Thank you for great service, I am sure will be ordering from you again.”
steve, ontario, canada July 8, 2011
“I ordered organic chlorella, maca and chia seeds....order came in 2 days and to my surprise there was even a prize in the box!!!
The product is packaged nicely and I have to say that over the years I have tried out many sources for chlorella and this is by far the best product I have come across and the prices are the lowest I have found.....price, quality and service, I know I have reached my final destination!!!!!
Great job you NUTS! ”
Jeff, Phoenix, AZ June 25, 2011
“Fast shipping, great prices and quality products. I am very impressed with Nutsonline and would order again. Thanks ~”
Alla, Blairstown, NJ June 11, 2011
“Nuts! You are nuts! I am nuts! And it feels good! And tastes good too. I went nuts when after placing order one day, have received a box with tasty treats from you next day. So fast! This morning my family is enjoying green smoothie with your maca powder. Good nuts to you!”
verena, lahaina, Hawaii May 7, 2011
“super tasty! made some flaxseeds bread and had maca powermilk. sooo good! mahalo for everything and aloha!”
Blanche, lakeview, Oregon April 19, 2011
“Thank you, thank you, thank you! I'll be back!
Mike, Windsor, Ontario, Ca April 15, 2011
“I ordered my Maca, carob and cacao on Monday, (15 lbs total.)By Thursday morning it had arrived neatly packed as promised. Great prices (especially the Maca powder.) you were recommended by a friend, now I know why. ”
Francesca, Philadelphia, PA April 13, 2011
“Words cannot express my excitement right now. I placed my order less than 24 hours ago and I've already enjoyed my order! You guys rock! Price, quality and service - you have it all. I would be stupid to go anywhere else.”
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Wesley, SEATTLE, WA August 4, 2014
“THE NUTS FAMILY HAS A GREAT PRODUCT IN THE MACA!!! THE PRICE IS RIGHT AND THE SERVICE I HAVE GOTTEN FROM THE NUTS FAMILY HAS BEEN EPIC!!!!! THANK YOU VERY MUCH NUTS.COM FAMILY!!!!! PEACE!!!!!”
Serving Size 14g (~0.5 oz.)
(Approx. 32.5 Servings/Pound)
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Organic Maca Powder
Packaged in the same facility as peanuts, tree nuts, soy, and milk products.
Store in a cool dry place for up to 1 year. It is ok to refrigerate.
Country of Origin: Peru
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