一级黑枸杞大果 Black Goji Berry-Large
Went through the desiccated land located in Qinghai Province, the northwest of China, ChiHerb presents to you another rare species,
- Black Goji, aka, Black Wolfberry.
Black goji is found in the western area of China where the altitude of 3000 meters, strong solar radiation, and sunshine up to 3600 hours. Distributed in the mountain and forest, along with the dry river beds. As it grows WILDLY in the extremely tough environment where the human being could hardly survive, it has been endowed with super powerful vitality. Black goji is gaining increasing popularity across the world for its exceptionally high content of proanthocyanidin (OPC).
Thanks to the OPC which is very sensitive to temperature and pH, black goji is full of entertainment. When the OPC dissolves in water, this rare fruit's juice will change into different colors depends on how hot, or, how acid/alkaline the water is. Usually, the colors will be alluring blue when the water is cool to warm and alkaline, while attractive purple in hot and acid condition. You may change it by simply squeezing some lemon juice in it. Don't you think to make a fancy drink colored with this natural special fruit in your party is a stunning idea?
How to enjoy it?
- Take off the stalks, eat it as raw dried fruit.
- The most common way is to make a black goji drink. Brew about 10-20 black goji into 200ml water under 60℃ for 3-5 minutes. Enjoy the protean color better with a tall transparent glass.
3.Mix it into other drinks or herbal tea, yogurt or cereal you like.
Keep black goji in a cool dry place, away from direct sunlight.
Store in the fridge, either cooler or freezer, can preserve the freshness for a longer time.
Please consult your health care practitioner prior if you have any health concern ,you are pregnant or breastfeeding, children under 3 years old. Do NOT use if you have any allergy of goji berry family.
Black Goji Berry Large 黑枸杞大果
Compare to the black goji berry I got from the supermarket, this one is definitely waaaaaaaaay better!!! I like it with the rose tea
I really like the black goji berry, but the zipper of the bag is not good for use and it always opens by itself!