Amla powder | Phyllanthus emblica | Seedless amla berry powder
It is widely misunderstood that Amla powder is made from the leaves of the Indian gooseberry. It is actually made from the dried berries. However, some suppliers do not remove the seeds while grinding them. We ensure to remove the seeds before drying and then ground them into a smooth free flowing powder.
Amla is an ancient fruit that is indigenous to the Indian subcontinent. The sour berry flavor balances well with yogurt, milk and coconut cream for delicious smoothies, and can also be used for DIY beauty treatments.
Amla contains eight times more Vitamin C than an orange, it has twice the antioxidant power as of acai berry and 17 times that of a pomegranate. No wonder Amla is called a superfood!
One of the many benefits of Indian gooseberry is that its Vitamin C content makes the blood vessels stronger and thicker. Amla acts as an antioxidant agent and efficiently detoxifies the body. Amla powder mixed with a tablespoon of honey can act as a great natural blood purifier and can increase your haemoglobin when taken regularly.
How to buy the best amla powder?
1. Check for the texture. It should be fine. Amla that is ground with seeds will be coarse and not suitable for eating.
2. Color - Light brown color