Fragrant and aromatic, these juicy berries are an extremely rich source of antioxidants and vitamins. Black Currants have a distinctive sharp, savory taste, making them great additions to pastries, meat sauces, juices and desserts. Black Currant Jam is prized the world over. Black Currants grow throughout Europe, New Zealand and Canada. Black Currants are so popular with Europeans that we have a difficult time securing enough for our customers. Clearly, black currants are once more becoming one of our most popular berries.
**Black currants are known for their high content of vitamin C, GLA (Gamma-Linoleic Acid) and potassium. They contain twice the amount of potassium found in bananas, 4 times the vitamin C in oranges and twice the antioxidants in blueberries.
**They contain anthocyanins that help in fighting against cardiovascular disease, aging, joint inflammation, eyestrain, urinary infections, kidney stones and even cancer.
**The fruits are packed with anti-oxidant compounds that help in the prevention of dementia.
**The derivatives of black currants are formulated into treatments for Alzheimer¢¯¿½?¢âÂ?¢s disease.
All our Wild Harvest products are made with 100% Wild berries handpicked in the Pacific Northwest foothills. Our berries have been tested and are extremely healthy. The wild Huckleberries have 2 times the antioxidant levels of a blueberry and the Wild Blackberries have 4 times the antioxidant levels of a blueberry. These are some of the healthiest berries you can find.
We take pride in all our products and strive to only make the best Jams, syrups and honey you will find. Enjoy our traditions with us and try our exquisite Wild Harvest treats.