Origin of figs
Figs can be considered the oldest fruit tree in the world, as the age of the petrified figs recently found in the Jordan Valley was estimated to be at least 11,000 years. The exact origin of the fig tree can no longer be determined, but by convention, its place of birth is considered to be West and South-West Asia.
Properties and health benefits of figs
Figs are rich in copper and vitamin B6. Copper is a vital mineral in metabolic processes and energy production. Also in the formation of blood cells, connective tissues and neurotransmitters. Vitamin B6 is important for breaking down proteins in food. An important vitamin for brain health.
Figs are –
useful for digestion
beneficial to skin health, especially dermatitis
The freeze-drying process preserves the full nutritional value of fruits, making this freeze-dried figs an excellent source of healing vitamins and minerals.
How to use
They are wonderful for a healthy snack, but also nice for decorating a smoothie bowl.
Keep the package at room temperature, protected from direct sunlight. Close the package properly after use. Texture may change upon exposure to moisture.
Centralsun figs are 100% pure and vegan. Free of added sugars, gluten, GMOs.