Catuaba is a Brazilian alcoholic drink made with red wine. As a plant, catuaba has been used for centuries, primarily by the Tupi people who were the first to use it due to its alleged health benefits.
Catuaba wine where to buy in Ghana
Catuaba medicinal red wine from Brazil can be found in Wine Shoppers in Ghana, You can also buy it online at Jiji Ghana, and Kingdom Fine Wines, Ultimate Wine & Liquor. The most widely used barks are derived from the trees Trichilia catigua and Erythroxylum vaccinifolium.
Catuaba is actually the common name for two species of plants found in the Amazon rainforest. Other catuaba preparations use the bark of trees from the following genera or families: Anemopaegma, Ilex, Micropholis, Phyllanthus, Secondatia, Tetragastris, and species from the Myrtaceae.
Some believe Catuaba to treat or prevent a wide range of unrelated medical conditions. To date, however, research investigating the effectiveness of catuaba in treating any health condition is minimal.