Lucuma – Gold Of The Incas

Lucuma (pronounced luka-mah) is a subtropical fruit of Andean origin that was once known as the “Gold of the Incas”. It is most commonly grown in Andean valleys. Lucuma is fruit has smooth, bronze-yellow skin, and somewhat resembles a persimmon. Its bright yellow or orange flesh is usually blended into other foods. It has a delicious full-bodied, maple like flavor. It is dried then ground in to a flour consistency. 

Lucuma is a natural low-glycemic, raw sweetener that is low in sugars but high in beta-carotene, niacin(B3) and other B vitamins, fiber, calcium, iron, and low in fat.

Author: Robert Morgan Certified Naturopath

Robert C Morgan - "Bobby" is the past Health Education Director at CHI. A certified Naturopath, Iridologist, Energy Practitioner, Colonic Therapist, Master Raw Live Food, Chef, Author, International lecturer, Teacher and Cancer "Surthrivor". Bobby is dedicated to continuing to carry out the work of Creative Health Institute, the vision of Dr. Ann Wigmore and all of the souls who have dedicated their lives to love peace, and natural health.

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