Millet is more than just an interesting alternative to the more common grains. For many years, researches have been done on the health benefits of millets and found millets helpful in improving the overall well-being by providing nutrients essential for our health.
Organic Trio Quinoa 500g
Trio-Quinoa is a combination of white, red and black quinoa.
Quinoa is tiny, bead-shaped, with a slightly bitter flavour and firm texture. The Incas have known it all along, for thousands of years regarding it as the 'mother grain' as they grew it high up in the Andes.
Unlike wheat or rice, quinoa is a complete protein - containing all eight of the essential amino acids. It has been recognised by the United Nations as a super crop for its health benefits: packed with dietary fibre, phosphorus, magnesium and iron. It is also gluten-free and easy to digest. The facts suggest it is close to a perfect ingredient as you can get.
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Health Benefits of Quinoa
- Provides A Complete Protein Source
- Quinoa contains significantly greater amounts of lysine and isoleucine which most grains lack.
- Source of Antioxidants
- Quinoa contains potent bioactive plant antioxidants called Quercetin and Kaempferol.
- Low Glycemic Index
- High in Vitamins & Minerals
- Great Source of Fiber – Can Help Keep You Regular
How to Enjoy
Serve quinoa instead of rice.
Add nuts and fruits to cooked quinoa and serve as breakfast porridge.
Ground quinoa flour can be added to cookie or muffin recipes.
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However, pearl barley retains significant amounts of fibre, because barley contains fibre throughout the entire kernel and not just in the outer bran layer.
Health Benefits of Pearl Barley
Excellent Source of Dietary Fiber
Facilitates proper digestion and healthy bowel functions.
Also known as wheat berries, this grain is completely unprocessed wheat that contains all parts of the seed: the germ, the bran, and the endosperm. This means the complete nutrition from all of the whole grain’s minerals, phytochemicals, and vitamins is retained.
Studies show that whole grains such as wheat grain have positive health benefits, such as lower cholesterol, and reduced risk of Type 2 diabetes and heart disease, among other benefits.
A nutritious grain
Rich in vitamins, minerals, chlorophyll and enzymes
Helps to regenerate cells & detoxify the body
Sprouting grains increases enzymatic activity, which makes them easier to digest
The glycemic index of sprouted grains is lower, which is better for heart health and is suitable for diabetics.
Whole wheat couscous offers higher content of fibre and other nutrients than the normal refined couscous. These can help you maintain a healthy weight and gives you a full feeling. Healthy fibre content promotes good digestive health. Pair it up with garbanzo beans for a protein-rich diet.
Made from durum wheat semolina.
Soak in boiling water for 15 minutes and drain. Serve with salads. It also can serve couscous like rice. Simply add some oil and salt to flavour.
Organic Quinoa flakes are low in sodium and contain no cholesterol which is a fantastic breakfast cereal and delicious alternative to oats. It is light and tasty and easy to digest. Quinoa flakes have the highest protein in the world's grains, contains all 10 amino acids, 50% higher in fibre than wheat.