What Are the Health Benefits of Haskap Berry?

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Haskap berry, the new wonder berry. This is originally from Hokkaido in Japan, northernmost island, and it only entered into the North Americas at about 1960, and if you can imagine putting a raspberry with a blueberry, that tartness, that's how it tastes. It's a wonderful berry, they are starting to make jams and even wines out of, its health benefits are ranging from support in the heart, cardiovascular disease, even prevention of cancer because of an ingredient within it called polyphenols more than what you'll find in chocolate, or coffee, or even wine, and here's the interesting thing about it, it's flesh unlike most grapes used to make wine is also purple. So it's actually five times more powerful than the wonderful blueberry is.