Posted by: Delta Sky Magazine Published: Thursday, June 1, 2006
"Get Greg Quinn started on the little berries called currants and you'll soon find yourself a
connoisseur of currant affairs. "Currants are fantastic!" insists Quinn, president and founder of
The Currant Company, which he says is the first and only company in the United States to produce
currant products domestically and make them available nationally."
"They have twice the antioxidants of blueberries, four times the vitamin C of oranges and twice the
potassium of bananas, and are filled with nutraceuticals such as calcium, magnesium, and
riboflavin...they help lower blood pressure and are influential in the treatment of eye and skin
disorders. Most importantly, they have recently been found to help prevent Alzheimer's disease."