Our dried organic black currants (Ribes nigrum) are dried naturally without any added sugars or oils. They are 100% pure fruit and all natural with no additives. Each currant is low-heat dried to perfection in small batches which helps maintain their wonderful aroma, flavor and very importantly their exceptional nutritional value. Black currants have the highest Vitamin C content of any berries. A few tablespoons of dried organic black currants are over 100% the recommended daily value. Black currants are an extremely popular berry throughout Europe where they are renowned for their delicious tangy flavor. They are also extremely beneficial for eye health. We have customers who have used this amazing berry to help reduce the effects of glaucoma, cataracts, retinal detachments and more. Enjoy our dried black currants today!
** Raw – 100% berries with no sugar or oils added
- Black currants are known for their high content of vitamin C, GLA (Gamma-Linoleic Acid) and potassium. They contain twice the amount of potassium found in bananas, 4 times the vitamin C in oranges and twice the antioxidants in blueberries.
- Black Currants contain anthocyanins that help in fighting against cardiovascular disease, aging, joint inflammation, eyestrain, urinary infections, kidney stones and even cancer.
- Antioxidant (ORAC) Units- 6,272 units per oz
- New comprehensive study shows black currants can halt the spread of glaucoma. One group took the best drugs on the market and the other took black currants along with the drugs. Remarkably the black currant group showed no signs of the glaucoma spreading while the other group saw no improvements.
- Salads, Oatmeal, Granola, Tea, Trail Mix, baking- (muffins, scones, cookies, etc.)
- Dried organic black currants- Product of USA