Schisandra
Schisandra

Organic Schisandra Berry Powder

Schisandra is not just another berry. Unlike blueberries, acai berries or goji berries, schisandra berries aren’t eaten with yoghurt or cereals. Instead they are cooked and used only for different medicinal preparations. Ancient Chinese medicine has used it for increased vitality and longevity and if you want to experience the same, we’ll help you look into it more closely.

  • ORIGIN: China
  • AVAILABLE AS: Powder
  • GOOD FOR : Immune System, Skin, Energy Booster, Nervous System, Protection from Oxidative Stress, Tiredness and Fatigue, Physical and Mental Resistance
  • NUTRITION : Vitamin C
  • DIRECTIONS FOR USE : Add 0.5-1 tsp to water, coconut water, favorite juice or to smoothie. Mix it with yogurt, fresh berries and cereal or make healthy raw desserts. Add to savory dishes, dressings and raw soups.

What is it?

Also called Chinese magnolia and lemonwood, schisandra berries are the fruit of the schisandra plant. It is a woody vine that grows endemically in China and some parts of Russia. Schisandra berries are globular and with a red skin color. The seeds are kidney-shaped. The taste of schisandra berry is unique. In Chinese, schisandra is called “Wu Wei Zi” which means “the five-flavoured berry.” From this you can easily guess that the fruit has five tastes all once: sweet, sour, salty, hot and bitter—an exotic taste that can easily pucker your face in more ways than one. Schisandra berries have been a part of Chinese, Ayurvedic and Japanese herbal medicine since antiquity. It has been in existence as far back as the first century BC where this fruit was used to increase energy, helps ease pulmonary diseases and digestive problems. Classical Chinese textbooks describe schisandra as a high grade herbal drug that’s especially effective as a kidney tonic and stamina booster—a tonic widely consumed by Daoist masters and Chinese royalty.

What are its nutritional content and health benefits?

Although schisandra berries can’t just be tossed into your morning blender drink, its nutritional density and the health benefits it brings is truly a wonder. That’s why the nutritional content of this berry has been harnessed and included into different schisandra products like organic schisandra berry powder, dried schisandra berries and schisandra supplements.

Maintains Immune System during and after Intense Physical Exercise. Exercise helps lower the risks of developing heart disease. It also keeps your bones healthy and strong but no proven evidence of how excercise helps increase your immunity to certain illnesses. But yet a proven claim that Vitamin C helps to maintain the normal function of the Immune System during and after intense physical exercise.

Protection of Cells from Oxidative Stress. Naturally, body produces free radicals but there are factors that can likely accelerate their production and may cause imbalance between free radical and antioxidant activity. Thus may contribute to the development of such chronic conditions, like cancer, diabetese and heart disease. However, research claims that enjoying your tea, juices or any of your receipes with Schisandra’s Vitamin C contributes protection from oxidative stress that can damage cells, proteins, and DNA.

What makes our schisandra berry powder different?

It’s hard to find any product that’s organic, pure and proves what it claims to be. Impact Foods is proud to offer you a schisandra berry powder that’s exceptional in quality.

We don’t use any pesticides, herbicides and fungicides on the soil where our plants grow or on our schisandra crops itself at any time during their growth, cultivation and harvest. We have soil certification and the approval of EU organic certification bodies to back up this claim. This way, you can be sure our product is not tainted with any harmful chemicals.
Our schisandra powder is made from 100% pure, unadulterated schisandra berry extract. It contains NO preservatives, added sugar, food colouring or artificial flavouring.

We pick only the best, freshest berries to be processed into powder. We process them immediately after harvest so that the nutrients contained in the berries is preserved and transferred into the powder. We use the best technology and skilled people to do this important job.The result is a schisandra berry powder product with world class quality and superior taste. Enjoy our organic schisandra powder in health juices, smoothies and other drinks, baked goods and savory dishes.

Where and how much can we deliver?

Impact Foods can provide a consistent supply of organic schisandra berry powder UK in bulk, private label and white label. We can also deliver to any place in the UK and all throughout Europe.