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Ube- Purple Yams

The purple Yam is another tuber of the Dioscoreaceae family. It has other names like water yam or in the Philippines, Ube or Ubi. This variety is smaller in size compared to the Diamond or Hespino yams. It has a very particular flavor, with vanilla and white chocolate notes as well as a nutty flavor similar to pistachio. The most obvious feature of this variety of yams, is the deep purple interior, the pigments give the pulp a purple or purplish color. It is a very nutritious tuber with multiple benefits, such as: high content of anthocyanins (flavonoids) which are extraordinary antioxidants, is a high source of complex carbohydrates, as well as vitamin C. It also content potassium, and calcium, iron, and vitamin A.
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YURA FOODS by Ingenieria en Manualidades

Yura is an international company that has developed its supply chain from fair supply agreements in different agricultural areas of Colombia, reason that allow us to commercialize fresh and processed food of high quality with good prices.
We specialize in wholesales in European, North and Latin American markets.
Yura has developed its own logistical supply channels, mainly in the US, where it has the ability to do direct local sales by nationalizing merchandise through its subsidiary, Yura Foods USA, located in Miami FL.
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