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Goji Berries

Product Code: 09LYC

Availability: In stock

Size Price (Ex VAT) Price (Inc VAT) Price/kg Qty
100g
Excl. Tax: £3.65 Incl. Tax: £3.65
£36.50/kg
250g
Excl. Tax: £7.86 Incl. Tax: £7.86
£31.44/kg

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500g
Excl. Tax: £14.08 Incl. Tax: £14.08
£28.16/kg
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1kg
Excl. Tax: £25.02 Incl. Tax: £25.02
£25.02/kg
25kg
Excl. Tax: £503.89 Incl. Tax: £503.89
£20.16/kg

*all prices are including VAT

Important Information

Must be infused in boiling water prior to consumption.


Description

Product: Goji Berries

Latin Name: Lycium barbarum syn. Lycium halimifolium, Lycium vulgare.

Plant Family: Solanaceae

Other Names: Wolfberry, Chinese Wolfberry, Box Thorn, Mede Berry, Barbary Matrimony Vine, Himalayan Goji, Tibetan Goji, Duke of Argyll's Tea Tree, Red Medlar, Ning Xia Gou Qi, English Teaberry, Bocksdorn & Matrimony Vine.

Description: Lycium from which goji berries are harvested, is a deciduous, woody, perennial, shrub that grows to a height of 1-3 metres. The leaves are generally lanceolate (spear-shaped) sometimes ovate and are approximately 7cm in length. The 5 petaled flowers are light purple in colour fading to pale lilac or white, when the flowers fade the bright orangey-red berries appear. Goji berries are well known for their health benefits.

Brief History: According to folklore, Tibetan people who regularly ate Goji Berries were reputed to live up to 150 years of age. Li Quing Yuen, a Chinese herbalist is said to have lived to be 250 after eating goji berries every day of his life.

N.B. Did you know that Goji Berries have loads of health benefits and are just great for losing weight?

Allergen caution: Sulphur Dioxide added.

SUGGESTED USE

The leaves and seedlings are cooked in soups and stir fries in China, the leaves are also drunk as a tea substitute. The berries are eaten dried and can be used in a similar way to raisins.

Shelf Life

Shelf life of two years provided that goods are stored in an airtight container in ambient conditions.

Technical Information

Product Specification

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Allergen Statement

JustIngredients Limited supplies a range of products that are internationally sourced from approved suppliers. Nuts, gluten, celery and mustard are handled on our sites. Handling procedures are in place to reduce the likelihood of allergens being present, but we cannot guarantee our ingredients are totally free of traces in the products supplied. Please see the product specification for more information. If in doubt, please email technical@justingredients.co.uk.

Nutritional Information

Per 100g
Energy (KJ) 1325
Energy (kcal) 314
Total Fat (g) 3.7
Carbohydrates (g) 51.2
Fibre (g) 14
Protein (g) 12.1

Delivery Information

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Non Bulk = items 1kg or below in weight

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For bulk items, we endeavour to dispatch items within 2 workings days.

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