Dried Pineapple

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Tropical fruit indigenous to South America, eventually reaching the Caribbean and Central America where it was cultivated by the Mayas...

Tropical fruit indigenous to South America, eventually reaching the Caribbean and Central America where it was cultivated by the Mayas and Aztecs. Pineapples contain a relatively rare proteolytic enzyme called bromelain, which is primarily associated with breaking down complex proteins.

Benefits:

  • Excellent source of manganese and vitamin C (one saving of pineapple is more than all the daily vitamin C portion the body needs).
  • Believed to improve respiratory health, cure cough and colds, improve the immune system, strengthen bones, boost eye health and reduce inflammation.
  • Great source of fiber.
  • Unique source of bromelain.
  • Source of potassium, copper, manganese, calcium, and magnesium.

 Recommended Uses:

  • Salads and desserts; pairs well with cakes, pies, granola.
  • Can be eaten raw as snacks.