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Guarana seed Powder

Product Code: 24GU

Availability: In stock

Size Price Price/kg Points Qty
1kg
£28.31 £33.97
£33.97/kg
141
25kg
£495.34 £594.41
£23.78/kg
2476

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Description

Product: Guarana Seed Powder

Latin Name: Paullinia cupana syn. Paullinia crysan, Paullinia sorbilis.

Caffeine Content: Around 3.5% - 4%

Plant Family: Sapindaceae

Other Names: Guarana Bread, Brazilian Cocoa, Guaranastruik, Quarana, Quarane, Uabano, Uaranzeiro & Zoom.

Description: Guarana is a woody, perennial climbing shrub native to Brazil and the Amazonian Rainforest which grows to a height of 10-12 metres in height. The leaves are deeply divided and glossy green in colour. Yellow flowers are followed by fruits, ranging in colour from brown to red, the fruits contains black seeds with white markings and are about the size of a coffee bean, the fruits hang in panicles (branched cluster, like grapes).

Interesting Fact: Did you know that Guarana seeds on average contain twice the amount of caffeine as coffee beans? Caffeine is an alkaloid which is bitter to the taste, it acts as a stimulant to the central nervous system, and in large amounts it can be toxic. It is found in many species of plants where it serves to act as a natural pesticide.

SUGGESTED USE

The herb is used to make soft drinks in Brazil; it is also used to make chai’s and liqueurs. No other non-medicinal uses are known for this herb. Guarana has naturally occurring caffeine, the content is around 3.5% - 4%.

Shelf Life

Shelf life of two years provided that goods are stored in an airtight container in ambient conditions.

Technical Information

Product Specification

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Allergen Statement

JustIngredients Limited supplies a range of products that are internationally sourced from approved suppliers. Nuts, gluten, celery and mustard are handled on our sites. Handling procedures are in place to reduce the likelihood of allergens being present, but we cannot guarantee our ingredients are totally free of traces in the products supplied. Please see the product specification for more information. If in doubt, please email technical@justingredients.co.uk.

Delivery Information

Please note that bulk and non-bulk items will be delivered separately.

Bulk = items over 1kg in weight

Non Bulk = items 1kg or below in weight

Ordered before 1pm Monday - Friday?

We endeavour to dispatch non-bulk items on the same day as receipt of your order (when placed before 1pm). During evenings or weekends, please allow 1-2 days for your order to be dispatched.

For bulk items, we endeavour to dispatch items within 2 workings days.

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