Dried at low temperature and Certified Organic from Peru. Lucuma is an excellent source of b vitamins, beta-carotene, iron, protein, trace minerals and antioxidants. Also showing natural antibiotic, antimicrobial and antifungal properties, and is very low on the glycemic index.This fruit powder has a fragrant caramel taste that provides a natural sweetening to desserts without increasing your blood sugar levels. A healthy alternative to sugar, lucuma powder may be useful for diabetics and people with other health issues. It can be added to any beverage, smoothie, yogurt, granola or pudding and is ideal for making gourmet ice cream products, nutritional supplements and functional beverages because it helps combine and emulsify fats and oils with sugars and polysaccharides.You can use it in baking cakes, cookies and pies to fortify the nutritional content of your dessert. Lucuma also makes healthy baby food.