Maesil Cheong, fermented Korean Plum Extract, is believed to have healing benefits. It is often used to relieve pain and also take care of intestinal problems. In the last few years, studies have shown the following:
– The large amount of citric acid in the plums help the body rid of lactic acid therefore helping the body recover faster
– The acidic plums help with secretion of saliva and digestive enzymes aiding with digestion
– The plum syrup kills off harmful bacteria to help with diarrhea and promote normal bowel function
Can serve in hot or cold water as a tea.
Found in cocktails, marinades, sauces.
Used for Medical benefits.
Used as a great meat tenderizer.