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Why Miss Currant?

For centuries, blackcurrants have been rumored to have ‘nutraceutical’ qualities and medicinal benefits. However, it is only in recent decades that this remarkable fruit’s healing and protective powers are now being confirmed by solid scientific research. We recommend that for best results, our blackcurrant powder should be taken as a daily supplement over a long period of time, ideally over 3 months usage.

The extremely high levels of anthocyanins and procyanidins contribute to more effective antioxidants. The latest discoveries about blackcurrants have proven that they contain anti-inflammatory, antiviral, antitoxic, antiseptic and anti-aging properties:

  • Their antioxidant activity protects against conditions such as cardiovascular disease and degenerative age-related diseases.

  • World first discovery: New Zealand blackcurrants contain high levels of cyclic Glycine-Proline (cGP), a key brain nutrient that normalises the Insulin-like Growth Factor-1 (IGF-1) function, a hormone that is key to total body health and wellness ([1]New Zealand Blackcurrant Industry) and strongly relates to the prevention of Parkinson’s disease and memory loss.

  • Contributes to protecting cells from free radical damage caused by harmful UV rays, pollution and external oxidation..

  • Reduces muscle stiffness and fatigue, assisting in immune response during exercise. Also helps to increase performance during exercise.

  • Assists with skin Collagen formation, reduces wrinkles and aids cell recovery to help keep skin cells young and tight.

  • strengthens immune system.

  • Lowers blood pressure.

  • Improves blood circulation and blood flow.

  • Reduces the effects of asthmatic lung inflammation.

  • Improves vision.

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Contains 50 nutrients: 38 antioxidants, 7 minerals and 5 vitamins

New Zealand Blackcurrants have the highest level of Anthocyanins in the world (these powerful antioxidants protect the cellular functions of the body for the maintenance of optimal health). Miss Currant only selects the finest blackcurrant variety (Ben Ard). They contain the highest antioxidant concentration of all the New Zealand varieties.

Miss Currant includes categories of polyphenol antioxidants:  

Anthocyanins
Procyanidins
Flavonols
Phenolic acids
Miss Currant's Antioxidants include:

Anthocyanins

Cyanidin

Delphinidin

Pelargonidin

Peonidin

Petunidin

Procyanidins (Flavanols)

(+)-Catechin

(-)-Epicatechin

Flavonols

Myricetin

Quercetin

Phenolic acids

Caffeoylhexose

p-Coumaroylhexose

p-Coumaroylquinic acid

p-Coumaric acid

Caffeoylquinic acid

Source:Plant and Food Research analytical services
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A high level of both Anthocyanins & Procyanidins (which fight free radicals)

Miss Currant Anthocyanins levels: 2365 mg/100g
 Miss Currant Procyanidins levels: 10700 mg/100g
Source: SGS analytical services & Plant and Food Research sample analysis
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An exciting "World-First Discovery"

New Zealand Blackcurrant variety 'Ben Ard' contains a naturally high level of cyclic Glycine-Proline (cGP). A key brain nutrient for total body health, wellness, boosting brain function and protecting cognitive ability as people age.
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A high level of Vitamin C

3.3the level in Oranges *
1.7the level in Kiwifruit *

* Source: NZ Food Composition Database
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100g of Miss Currant powder is made from approximately 600g of real blackcurrant fruit.

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Miss Currant is a concentrated form of nutrition

Miss Currant Premium Blackcurrant Powder Nutrients

Nutrient

Ave Quantity Per 100g

Minerals

Potassium

1387.5 mg

Sodium

20.6 mg

Phosphorus

170.6 mg

Magnesium

62.3 mg

Calcium

162.4 mg

Iron

2.664 mg

Zinc

0.627 mg

Vitamins

Vitamin K1

82.9 μg

Vitamin E

6.88 mg

Vitamin C

944.3 mg

Folates

32.8 μg

β-Carotene

74.7 μg

Polyphenols

Procyanidins

10700 mg

Anthocyanin

2365 mg

Flavonols

229 mg

Phenolic Acids

43.7 mg

Source: SGS analytical lab test & Plant and Food Research sample analysis

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