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MunchRaw’s Mora Lime Swirl Cheescake!

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On MunchRaw.com vegan recipe blogger Erica Bermudez proposes an exciting cheescake recipe using the Andean Blackberry (Mora andina)! Erica writes: “My favorite no-bake dessert has to be raw vegan cheesecakes. From vanilla bean to more adventurous flavors, such as this … Continue reading

Fun with Guanábana in Dominican Republic

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Watch Italian tourist Maurizio chopping up the fruits and mixing a delicious Guanábana-Coco juice with the locals in Dominican Republic!!

Colombia at the British Museum

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The British Museum, in partnership with the Museo del Oro in Bogotá, is hosting a magnificent exhibition called ‘Beyond El Dorado: Power and Gold in Ancient Colombia’. The exhibition runs from 17 October 2013 through 23 March 2014. Over 200 … Continue reading

MORA ANDINA – the different blackberry

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Yes, it’s a blackberry – but unlike the one you know. The Mora Andina, the Andean blackberry, is a botanical species found only in the Andes, with its own particularly refreshing taste! What’s so special about this berry? JUNA’s Andean … Continue reading

Peru and Colombia meet in Bath

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Andean fusion in Bath: JUNA’s Colombian fruit juices at Tambo Peruvian Kitchen. Since the very beginnings of JUNA in the UK, Bath’s Tambo has been a loyal fan and reseller of our natural fruit drinks. What’s this snug café all … Continue reading

Jacobs’ new book: The Robber of Memories

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Distinguished travel writer Michael Jacobs unveiled his latest book in London on November 6 entitled The Robber of Memories: A River Journey Through Colombia. Jacobs marked the occasion with festive food, drink and music from Colombia, a place to which … Continue reading

JUNA’s labels, made in Cali

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JUNA’s shrinksleeve labels for its 250ml bottles are made by Cali-based company Suprapak using PLA material, an innovative, biodegradeable polymer. For JUNA this was a decisive reason for working with Suprapak, given that there are very few label makers in … Continue reading

From passion to business: Colombia gets a new brand

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With countries competing for tourists and investors from abroad, national governments and economies are increasingly in the branding business, seeking to convey a business proposition, an emotion or idea that captures their target group’s attention. “Incredible India” or “Malaysia, truly … Continue reading

INTERVIEW: From the life of a Colombian agronomist…

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William Arizmendi regularly tours the fincas of small farmers in Boyacá, Colombia to check on their lulo and mora plants and help them enhance their agricultural practices. William’s technical assistance work forms part of the JUNA Project, aimed at improving … Continue reading

Pesticide Detectives: FYTOLAB Colombia

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Since last year, Colombia counts with its first EU-certified laboratory for residue analysis of pesticides and mycotoxins in food and feed: FYTOLAB Colombia, part of the Belgium-based group. For JUNA this is very good news. As part of our quality … Continue reading