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Starwest Sourcing Stories: Elderberries

Starwest Sourcing Stories: Elderberries

Sambucus tree, elderberries contain natural substances called flavonoids that have been reported to help fight inflammation and boost the immune system.* High in fiber, elderberries also have nutritional benefits including Vitamin A, potassium and Vi...
Starwest Sourcing Stories: Cardamom

Starwest Sourcing Stories: Cardamom

While we may not always grab Cardamom first from our cabinet, culinarians and health professionals alike know that it’s one the wellness world’s best kept secrets.The ayurvedic nature of cardamom has been utilized for centuries. The powerful&nbs...
Starwest Sourcing Stories: Turmeric

Starwest Sourcing Stories: Turmeric

While it may seem like turmeric has suddenly become all the rage in wellness communities here in the U.S., the use of turmeric dates back nearly 4000 years to the Vedic culture in this part of India. Celebrated for both its culinary and wellness...