Dried cherries are rich in the antioxidant vitamin A. We use highly quality fresh cherries before they're dried, and supply them to customers all over the world.
1. In addition to being rich in potassium, vitamin C, and vitamin B complex, research has shown that cherry consumption can help the body prevent heart disease and cancer, as well as provide pain relief and improved bone health. These health benefits are possible due to the antioxidants found in cherries, the most vital of which are the flavonoids anthocyanins and quercetin, and the phenolic acid amygdalin.
2. Anthocyanins found in dried cherries also block inflammatory enzymes, reducing pain. In fact, 20 cherries are ten times as potent as aspirin and have positive effects on gout and arthritis pain.
3. Sweet dehydrated cherries are also considered to be excellent sources of boron, providing 396 ug/100g. Boron consumption, coupled with calcium and magnesium, has been linked to increased bone health.