Mangosteen, which is native to the South Pacific, is a tropical evergreen tree that produces a sweet, tangy, bitter, reddish-purple fruit described by some as the tastiest fruit in the world. Mangosteen is unrelated to the mango and traditionally used in some Asian folk medicines.
Mangosteen has found prominence with health gurus because of the fruits xanthones content.
This powder is a great addition to your favourite smoothie. It can alternatively be blended with juice, soy milk, yogurt or cereals.
The recommend daily dose is 1-2 teaspoons. As with all of the so-called superfood powders, we recommend that you start with the recommended dose and see how you feel before either increasing or decreasing your daily consumption over time.