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Seaweed Iceland, Royal Kombu, Sweet Kelp, Raw, 1.76 oz (50 g)5 Reviews
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0.21 lbs (0.1 kg)
- Product Code: SEI-02652
- UPC Code: 5694110026521
- Package Quantity: 1.76 oz (50 g)
- Dimensions: 0.5 x 5 x 8.5 in, 0.15 lbs (0.07 kg)
Combo Discount: -$1.00
- All Natural
- No Preservatives
- Wild Hand Harvested
Seaweed Iceland is an independent, family-owned business that is passionate about providing the highest quality seaweed on the market.
Our seaweed grows wild in the pure waters surrounding Iceland and is harvested by hand. We dry it using renewable geothermal energy to bring you the highest quality food source with a low carbon footprint. The drying process is done under low heat to protect and retain important enzymes and delicate chemical compounds.
All of our products are high in vitamins and minerals and are suitable for vegetarian, vegan and raw food diets.
Sweet Kelp / Royal Kombu
Sweet Kelp is a fat free food that is rich in dietary and soluble fiber, iodine, magnesium, potassium and calcium.
Sweet Kelp is closely related to Japanese kombu, and is also known as royal kombu or Neptune's belt. In Icelandic, we call it beltisþari.
Sweet kelp has a sweeter taste than other types of kelp. It is an excellent flavor enhancer and has the ability to make the food it is cooked with softer and more digestible. Kelp can be wrapped around fish and chicken, baked or steamed. It is very useful as a seasoning for soups, stews, sauces and vegetable dishes.
For best cooking results, soak the kelp in water for 10 minutes and simmer for 40 minutes.
Sweet kelp/royal kombu (laminaria saccharina)
May contain small shells or stone particles.
Keep in a cool, dry place after opening.
|Serving Size: 5 g (1/4 cup)|
|Serving Per Container: 10|
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value*|
|Calories from Fat||0|
|Total Fat||0 g||0%|
|Saturated Fat||0 g||0%|
|Trans Fat||0 g||0%|
|Total Carbohydrate||2 g||1%|
|Dietary Fiber||2 g||8%|
|*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
All statistics in this chart may vary depending on the season in which the seaweed was harvested.
|Nutrition per 100 g|
|Energy||837 kJ (200 kcal)|
|of which sugars||0 g|
|of which saturates||0 g|
iHerb Customer Reviews
this seaweed comes across in flavor just like a japanese kombu. it has subtle, rich qualities, unlike a typical, atlantic style kombu. it tastes good enough to snack right out of the bag or used as an enhancer to a hearty, miso soup. kombu is a fantastic way to get iodine into your diet, and can sometimes be more palatable to those who are new to testing out seaweed
I use this for miso soup or hot-pot broth. soak them(3x3inches) in water(2cups) and simmer (do not boil) for 40min. You can get great tasting broth!!!