The Yacón root from Peru is a distant relative of the sunflower. It grows in the warm, temperate Andean valleys at elevations below 3,500 m. Its delicious edible tubers, which are sweet and low in calories. It has a mild sweet flavour and an unusual moist, crunchy texture slightly reminiscent of fresh-picked apple, pineapple and watermelon.
Yacon is actually a health food –something you would take daily in small quantities as a supplement.
Add it to smoothies or deserts as a nice, treacle-like sweetener.
Organic Yacon Syrup
*Product of Peru
Cane Sugar Free, Gluten Free, Dairy Free
Always read the label & follow the directions for use. This food is not a sole source of nutrition and should be consumed in conjunction with a nutritious diet. Avoid this product if you are allergic or sensitive to any of the ingredients.