Organic Mesquite Powder is an ACO certified organic ingredient that has been cultivated for thousands of years by the prehispanic people of South America. Mesquite is typically grown on the north coast of Peru and is grown by the local farmer’s community, Ignacio Tavara Pasapera. Mesquite is known to be a natural source of energy and soluble fibre. The Organic Mesquite powder is sweet and with a hint of caramel taste, making it an ideal ingredient in any food or beverage applications.

You can buy Organic Mesquite Powder from Phyto-Therapy in Australia, please contact us today to discuss your requirements.

SPECIFICATIONS
Chemical
Moisture (%) ≤ 10.0
Particle Size (80 mesh) ≥ 95%
Microbiological
Total Plate Count ≤ 100,000 cfu/g
Yeast & Mould ≤ 1,000 cfu/g
Escherichia. coli <10 cfu/g
Salmonella spp Absent/25g
OTHER CHARACTERISTICS
Taste Naturally sweet caramel taste
Colour Dark yellow
Certification Certified Organic ACO, NOP, EU, HACCP, Kosher
Allergens Free from GMO, dairy, soy, additives
Safety Food Grade, suitable for human consumption
Shelf Life 2 years in original sealed bag <30°C (protect from air & light)
Packaging 2 x 10kg PE bag in carton
TYPICAL DATA (All Figures Based on Independent Analysis)
Labelling
Certified Organic Mesquite Powder
Nutritional Labelling per 100g (Typical Composition)
Energy 1370kJ
327kcal
Protein 11.1g
Fats total – 1.8g
saturated – 0.5g
Carbohydrates available – 54.2g
sugars – 53.5g
Dietary fibre 24g
Sodium 83mg
Calcium 239mg
Iron 2.9mg
Magnesium 129mg
Phosphorus 185mg
Potassium 1560mg
Zinc 1.3mg
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* the health claims available for this ingredient are dose related. If you are unsure, please seek regulatory advice to ensure compliance

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