Organic Green Kiwi-Fruits
A nutrient dense super fruit product . Green kiwfruit (kiwi) is of the highest fruit sources of vitamin K1 (phylloquinone). Vitamin K is considered, by some (at both ends of the age spectrum), to be a 'lifeblood vitamin'.
A natural source of Vitamin C: contributes to iron absorption from food, cell protection from free radical damage and to increased daily intake of fruit, vegetables (and fibre).
The vacuum freeze dry (VFD) method provides an ultra light weight, vitamin and proteolytic enzyme (actinidin) heavy fruit product. The air dry method provides a light weight, vitamin heavy product.
Ingredient (botanical varietals) : Actinidia chinensis var. deliciosa ‘Hayward’, Actinidia deliciosaxActinidia chinensis 'ZESH004'
Nutritional Information per 30g - Energy 444kJ
Macronutrients: Protein (1.4g), Protein-gluten (0), Fat-total (<1g), Fat-sat (<1g), CHO-total (22.6g), CHO-sugars (14.6g), Dietary Fiber (0.2g), Sodium (<2mg)
Micronutritients: Vitamin C (120mg), Actinidin (nb. freeze 'dry method' proximate qty 76.5U/g (active enzyme units/g))
Nutritional Information per 100g - Energy 1480kJ
Macronutrients: Protein (4.5g), Protein-gluten (0), Fat-total (3.4g), Fat-sat (<1g), CHO-total (75.4g), CHO-sugars (48.6g), Dietary Fibre (7.1g), Sodium (<5mg),
Micronutritients: Vitamin C (400mg), Actinidin (nb. freeze 'dry method' proximate qty 76.5U/g (active enzyme units/g))
Air dried or Freeze dried options (with small variations in nutritional information) please specify in the 'Dry method' field
Shelf life: 12 months or more depending on storage method used
Country of Naturalisation: New Zealand
Detail: Packed and distributed by Eat Right Foods Ltd under our EATRIGHT® trademark, PO Box 1525 [Level 1, 6 Church St], Nelson 7040, New Zealand
Packaging: Resealable zipper for freshness, home compostable (nb. degradation enjoys a mix of micro-organisms, moisture, heat and oxygen)
Taxonomy: Kingdom: Plantae, Division (or phylum): Tracheophyta, Subdivision (or subphylum): Spermatophytina, Class: Magnoliopsida, Order: Ericales, Family: Actinidiaceae, Genus: Actinidia Lindl, Species: Actinidia chinensis Planch, Varieties: Actinidia deliciosaxActinidia chinensis 'ZESH004' and Actinidia deliciosa 'Hayward'
100% Organic:EatRight Certified Organic - all Ingredients are 100% Certified Organic.
- Activities (Kiwi) — Antibacterial (1; WO2); Antidote, cinnabar (f; DAD); Antimutagenic (1; X3278214); Astringent (1; DAD); Immunostimulant (1; WO3); Insecticide (f; DAD); Pectinesterase Inhibitor (1; WO3); Proteolytic (1; DAD).
 Handbook of Medicinal Herbs by James Duke (pub. Jun'02)
- Kiwifruit enzyme actinidin enhances the hydrolysis of gluten proteins during simulated gastrointestinal digestion
 by Jayawardana Isuri A, Boland Mike J, Higgs Keriane, Zou Maggie, Loo Trevor, Montoya Carlos A, McNabb Warren C (pub. Mar’20)