It is widely cultivated in the Andean region of Peru. Yacon roots have a high content of inulin and FOS (fructose polymers). It helps to absorb calcium and vitamins lessening blood sugar peaks from eating sweet foods. Prebiotic effect on intestinal mucosa, protective effect on risk reduction of colon cancer. As a liquid product, it can be pour in juice, milk, yogurt and smoothies. Furthermore, is used as an ingredient for baking, desserts and additive of the fruit salads. This item is in the category "Home & Garden\Food & Beverages\Pantry\Baking & Desserts\Syrups". The seller is "m4a-usa" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.