The haskap berry (Lonicera Caerulea) is a new product on the canadian market.
Haskap, which means '' berry of long life and good vision'' in japanese, have been used for hundred of years by the Nippons.
Its unique and complex zesty-sweet taste is a blend of blueberry, raspberry and blackcurrant.
Its smooth skin melts easily and its seeds are barely perceptible. It may look like a blueberry from the outside, but its flesh is deep purple and produces an intense burgundy juice.
The haskap berry is perfect for a whole variety of food preparation! From starter to desert, it will be cherished by chef as much as foodies on the lookout for the lastest culinary trends!
A Superfruit now available to you!
Non only the haskap berry is tasty, but it is packed with nutritive elements. Its most important asset is its high level of antioxidants like anthocyanins, polyphenols and bioflavonoids.
Anthocyanins would as well benefit eye health by enhancing blood circulation in retinal capillary and night vision, by fighting age-related macular degeneration and preventing diabetic retinopathy.
It has been showned in many researches that anthocyanins have anti-inflammatories effects. It would prevent some conditions like gingivitis and rhymatoid arthritis.
Anthocyanins would support the cardiovascular system by neutralizing the enzymes responsible of the connective tissues degradation, by repairing damaged vascular walls protein and boosting blood circulation.