Fine, beige-colored powder with tart, lemony taste.
HARVEST SEASON: mid-December–early April
SHELF LIFE: 24 months
OPTIONAL CERTIFICATIONS: Organic
SUPPLIERS: Paga, Bolgatanga
HOW IT’S MADE
The baobab fruit naturally sun dries on the tall trees scattered across northern Ghana. During the harvest season, gatherers pull the fruit off the tree and collect the fruits for processing. The hard shells are split, the dried fruit is extracted and pulverized into a fine powder.
What are the health benefits of baobab powder?
Baobab has naturally occurring doses of Vvitamin C, fiber, electrolytes and antioxidants.
What is the impact of sourcing baobab from this origin?
Baobab suppliers available on Jetstream are community organizations founded and managed by men and women from the growing communities themselves. Baobab sales are a significant, primary source of income for the women who gather it.
Why should my company trust baobab sourced from this origin?
Major importers like Aduna (UK) have sourced Baobab from this origin, including some of the same supplying communities.