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Suma Quinoa - Organic - 1 kg

Product code: QS016
£6.99

Description: Pronounced keen-wah the quinoa plant is a relative of leafy green vegetables like Swiss chard. Native to South America it was once considered the Gold of the Incas because its high protein content was said to give warriors strength and stamina. Quinoa is considered a complete protein as it provides all 9 essential amino acids. Rich in magnesium iron phosphorous and various other phytonutrients it is claimed that quinoa may help with migraines be good for the heart and may help reduce the risk of diabetes. Being naturally gluten free it is a terrific substitute for people who are wheat intolerant. Quinoa grain has a mild nutty flavour and a creamy slightly crunchy texture.

Nutritional Information:
Typical Information per 100g
Kcal 390g
Protein 13.7g
Carbohydrates 65.3g
of which sugars 3.5g
Fat 7.1g
of which saturates 1g
Fibre 7g
Sodium 0.02g

Ingredients: Organic Quinoa.

Vegetarian Yes
Vegan Yes
Gluten Free No
Dairy Free Yes
FairTrade No
Brand Suma
Product Code QS016