Frequently Asked Questions

What is NingXia Red?

NingXia Red® is a superfruit supplement that combines the power of whole Ningxia wolfberry puree, pure essential oils, and a synergistic blend of fruit juices and extracts to support whole-body wellness.*

Why is sodium benzoate used in NingXia Red?

NingXia Red contains whole wolfberries—juice, peel, and fruit—to create a naturally beneficial juice puree. Using this safe and effective preservative allows us to extend NingXia Red’s shelf life, maintain product integrity, and protect the benefits of the wolfberry, all while keeping it free of naturally occurring microorganisms. These are also required preservatives for many of our international markets.

How should I use dried wolfberries? Can they be used like dried goji berries?

Goji berry is just another name for wolfberry; therefore, they can be used the same way. We use the name wolfberry because it’s the local name used in the area where the berries are harvested. These delicious dried berries add an array of nutrients to cereals, salads, trail mixes, and more.

Where are the juice concentrates (blueberry, plum, cherry, aronia, pomegranate) sourced?

The juice concentrates are sourced in the United States.

Does NingXia Red contain any gluten, soy, or nuts? Are any ingredients derived from gluten, soy, or nuts?

NingXia Red does not contain any gluten, soy, or nuts, and no ingredients are derived from gluten, soy, or nuts.

From where does the vanilla extract in NingXia Red come?

The vanilla extract used in NingXia Red comes from Madagascar.

Why does NingXia Red contain stevia?

NingXia Red contains stevia to naturally reduce the caloric content. Stevia is 300 times sweeter than sugar, allowing for a delightfully delicious beverage with only 2 grams of naturally occurring sugar per serving! It also provides the best sugar-alternative flavor with the least amount of aftertaste.

How many grams of sugar are in a serving (2 ounces) of NingXia Red?

NingXia Red contains only 2 grams of naturally occurring sugar per 2-ounce serving.

Is NingXia Red safe for children and pregnant or nursing women? 

NingXia Red is generally safe for everyone; however, if you have questions or concerns, we recommend that you consult a health professional.

What is yuzu fruit?

Yuzu (Citrus junos) is a citrus fruit similar to a satsuma mandarin. It originated in China and is used extensively as a flavoring in many Asian countries. Yuzu is commonly used for cooking because its rind is very fragrant. It is also used as a flavor enhancer in many dishes, including soups, fish, candies, and teas. The yuzu fruit is very tart and full of large, white seeds that make it difficult to eat.

What are aronia berries?

Aronia berries (Aronia melanocarpa) originate from the eastern part of North America and Canada. They contain polyphenols, antioxidants, and anthocyanins, which give them their dark, violet color.

What is the recommended serving size for NingXia Red?

Studies on the consumption of wolfberries and how much NingXia Red to drink recommend consuming up to 4 ounces a day to receive the most benefits from this superfood.

What is grape seed extract, and why is it used?

Grape seed extract is a patented product made in California from a special seed blend that comes primarily from varietal white wine grape seeds. The seeds are extracted with hot water and then purified, concentrated, and spray dried into a phenolic grape seed extract powder.

Why does NingXia Red contain plum, aronia berries, and sweet cherry?

These fruits contribute to the numerous benefits of NingXia Red and add to its delicious flavor.

Is NingXia Red flash pasteurized?

Yes. Every batch of NingXia Red is pasteurized using only high-temperature flash pasteurization.

Is NingXia Red Kosher and Halal certified?


What is NingXia Red’s shelf life?

Unopened, NingXia Red will remain safe and effective at least 24 months from its production. Once opened, you should refrigerate NingXia Red and enjoy it within 30 days.

How many servings of fruit are in a serving of NingXia Red?

One 2-ounce serving of NingXia Red contains 1 serving of fruit.

Is NingXia Red vegetarian and vegan?

Yes. NingXia Red is both vegetarian and vegan.

How many wolfberries are there in a serving of NingXia Red?

There are more than 14 grams of wolfberries in each 2-ounce serving of NingXia Red.

Is it okay to add my own blend of essential oils to NingXia Red?

Absolutely! We encourage you to customize your daily serving of NingXia Red by experimenting with your favorite Vitality oils.

What’s the best way to incorporate wolfberries into my diet?

Our line of NingXia products is the best way to make sure you’re getting your daily dose of wolfberries, superfruits, and essential oils. NingXia Red in particular helps you get lots of wolfberry goodness in a quick and delicious way.

When is the best time to drink NingXia Red?

NingXia Red is great any time of day! However, many people prefer to drink it first thing in the morning for a boost of superfruit power.

What do wolfberries taste like?

Many say that dried wolfberries and goji berries taste similar to dried cranberries. However, dried wolfberries have a stronger, fuller flavor. The best way to know is to give them a try!

What are goji berries?

Goji berries are the same thing as wolfberries! We just choose to use the name the local residents use in the Ningxia region where our wolfberries are grown.

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent disease.