Quinoa (the name is derived from the Spanish spelling of the Quechua name keen-wah) originated in the Andean region of Peru, Bolivia, Ecuador and Colombia is a grain widely attributed as a 'super food'. Our quinoa are available in no-fuss 1kg bulk packs - perfect to pour into a jar for ongoing use.
It has numerous health benefits:
- High in protein, approximately 14% - making it ideal for protein rich diets.
- Excellent source of riboflavin which helps reduce the frequency of migraine attacks by improving energy metabolism within the brain.
- Low in calories compared to other grains It is a gluten free complex carbohydrate with low glycemic index making it ideal for slow release energy.