We love Maca as it’s natures answer when we want to boost our energy, stamina and endurance. It’s packed with iron and vitamin C, contains all the essential amino acids and is particularly beneficial for our hormonal system.
“Maca is a fantastic superfood most recognised for it’s adaptogenic, antioxidant, energy promoting and hormone balancing properties. It is a powerful source of nutrition and is the perfect addition to smoothies, snacks or desserts to support stress reduction, stamina, focus and to encourage healthy, happy hormones and sexual function.”
Superfood Maca Smoothie
This is a sure-fire way to energise your day with a big hit of deeply nourishing ingredients. The maca adds another line-up of goodness to our Superfood blend and this recipe will not disappoint.
1/2 cup blueberries
1 heaped teaspoon Maca powder
1 serve of 180 Superfood Protein Blend (coconut)
1 cup coconut milk
Water (for consistency)
Frequently Asked Questions
What is exactly is Maca powder?
Maca is a root vegetable that’s a distant cousin of the radish family. It’s grown in the mountains of Peru and Bolivia. Maca’shealth benefits have long been valued by indigenous cultures.
Is maca gluten-free and non-GMO?
Yes, our Peruvian Maca Powder isnon-GMO and naturally gluten-free.
Is Maca safe for children?
Yes, children can take Maca. Just keep the serving size much smaller than for adults (1/8-1/4 tsp to start). If you have any doubts please consult your medical professional.
How should I take maca?
You can mix Maca Powder in with most foods and drinks, it’s great to add when baking too.
Are there any other ingredients that aren't noted?
No, just the natural ingredients listed above with no hidden nasties.
How long is the shelf life?
Our Organic Maca powder has 2 years shelf life if stored in a cool, dry place.
If you are unsatisfied with our product simply contact us within 7 days of the delivery date to obtain a full refund (excludes 4 kg bags). Notification by email is required, please note that if you are returning multiple items, all other bags must be unopened and returned.