Maca is a nutritional powerhouse with between 10-15% protein, 16 minerals, 7 vitamins and 19 amino acids in composition with a rich assortment of plant tannins, saponins and alkaloids, isothiocynates and glucosinates. It acts as an adaptogen in the body that will aid hormonal balancing whilst improving tolerance to glucose spikes.
Regular maca consumption has a multitude of studied benefits for both men and women including relief from menopause symptoms, enhanced sexual desire, stronger erectile function, increased fertility and a reduction in prostate risk.
Our Organic Raw Peruvian Maca root is a 100% certified organic powder from a grower association of the Pumpush people in Junin, Peru. It is a high-altitude maca powder grown at over four thousand meters by farmers with ancestral knowledge of the plant and its cultivation.
Raw, organic, Peruvian and powerful.
Add Bare Blends' energy boosting, Organic Raw Peruvian Maca powder to juices, recipes or smoothies for a potent natural high! An adaptogen thought to have numerous libido enhancing properties, along with a full spectrum of phytochemicals, use this Inca superfood responsibly.
Combine 1 teaspoon (~5g) of maca to your favourite smoothie recipes. Or add one serving to your favourite Bare Blends protein blend to make for an extra energy boost.
Maca works perfectly in raw treats, brownies, cookies and other snacks. Look at our blog for some inspirational recipes, such as this Raw Maca Caramel Slice.
Create nourishing and nutritious treats by adding this blend to your favourite recipes. It has a butterscotch like flavour that pairs perfectly with Cacao.
Mix with at least 250ml of water or your choice of milk.
|Serving size: 1 heaped tsp (5g)
Ingredients: organic raw maca powder* (*certified organic)
|- Saturated (g)||0.05||1|
|- Sugars (g)||1.57||31.3|
|Dietary Fibre (g)||0.27||5.3|
Maca powder is a potent and proven aphrodisiac with multiple studies showing improvement in subjective sexual desire. It is a nutritional powerhouse with between 10-15% protein, 16 minerals, 7 vitamins and 19 amino acids in composition with a rich assortment of plant tannins, saponins and alkaloids, isothiocynates and glucosinates.
Lepidium meyenii or 'Maca root’ is a small biennial plant native to the high altitudes of the Andes ranges that looks similar to a turnip or radish.
Maca has been cultivated for thousands of years and is a staple food in the Peruvian Andes. It is generally recognised as safe for all to consume.doctor.