Name of product: Blueberry spray-dried or Blueberry´s extract powder
Scientific name: Vaccinium corymbosum
Part used: Blueberry fruit
Blueberry spray-dried is a fine powder obtained by processing the Blueberry fruit. Once the pulp and peel have been processed, it is spray-dried. It is recognized by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as low in fat and sodium, free of cholesterol and rich in fibers, refreshing, tonic, astringent, diuretic and with vitamin C.
It contains hippuric acid, which determines that it is a fruit with many desirable characteristics from a nutritional point of view. The pigment that gives the fruit its blue color (anthocyanin), intervenes in human cellular metabolism, decreasing the action of free radicals, associated with aging, heart disease and improving vision.
- For direct consumption, alone or in preparations such as juices, smoothies, desserts, snacks, etc.
- In the food industry, for various formulations and product development.
- To make capsules and tablets.
Useful life: 2 years
Storage: Keep in a closed, cool and dry environment. Do not expose to light directly.