Does the color of Maca play a role in quality?

Lately we have heard claims of maca colors making a dramatic difference for certain individuals. This is certainly marketing at it’s finest. Claims of blends for specific ages or health issues are inaccurate considering Maca’s natural adaptogenic qualities. The color doesn’t determinate the quality of Maca. Potency is determined by species, growing …

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What is gelatinazation process?

Maca gelatinazation process starts after harvest, when our Maca is left to naturally sun dry for up to three months. During this time, maca roots experience a biological transformation. The starches convert to complex sugars, leaving maca roots sweeter and more complex. The fibrousness breaks down and they take on a …

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What makes Sol Raiz Organics Maca superior to other Maca?

Growth altitude: 14,000′ + elevation Growth area: Equatorial Andes Heirloom variety seed: Lepidium Peruvianum Chacón These 3 conditions below cannot be duplicated anywhere else in the world Organically grown and harvested by hand Sol Raiz obtains our Maca directly from the growers, insuring consistent standard and product integrity. Sol Raiz …

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Are there any particular ways to enjoy Maca?

We urge you to get creative with Maca. It’s malty earthy sweet flavor is a delightful addition blended into smoothies. You can also add it to a baked goods for a healthier treat. Mix it into pancake batter or enjoy Maca-chocolate chip cookies. Sol Raiz Organics founder were originally introduced …

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Are there any negatives to consuming Maca?

In a nutshell, the answer is NO! Maca is a whole food and as the world’s most powerful adaptogen with a true superfood profile, Maca is a superior daily maintenance product. Consider Sol Raiz Organics Maca as your most complete and nutritionally dense food source. The plant sterols and alkaloids …

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Maca’s distinctive properties.

Maca’s unique properties place this humble root at the top of nature’s bounty. Maca has the potential to boost energy levels – physical as well as mental. Maca may help to alleviate the symptoms of stress, anxiety, and depression by balancing hormones. Maca root helps to improve collagen synthesis and may …

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