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Alter Eco, Organic Royal, Red Quinoa, 16 oz (454 g)
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Alter Eco, Organic Royal, Red Quinoa, 16 oz (454 g)

Specifications
  • Shipping Weight: 1.24 lbs (0.56kg)
  • Product Code: LTE-00014
  • UPC Code: 188244000144
  • Package Quantity: 16 oz (454 g)
  • Dimensions: 2 x 5.7 x 8 in, 1.05 lbs (0.48kg)
  • Expiration Date: May 2015 Expiration Date Info
SRP: $8.99
Our Price: $8.08
Savings of: $0.91 (10% Off)
In Stock: Yes

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Product Overview

Description
  • Organically Grown
  • Fairly Traded
  • Hand-Cultivated
  • Nutty, Flavorful
  • Supergrain of the Andes
  • Gluten-Free
  • A Good Source of Protein
  • USDA Organic
  • Fair Trade Certified
  • Certified Organic by Quality Assurance International (QAI)
  • Certified Gluten-Free
  • Carbon Neutral Product
  • Whole Grain
  • Contains All 8 Essential Amino Acids

Cultivating the world’s finest quinoa

13,000 feet up on the arid, desolate Salar De Uyuni salt flat of Bolivia, traditional Quechua and Aymara farmers tend to fields of highly coveted “quinoa real,” or royal quinoa, an ancient variety grown only in this very spot. This pearl-shaped, nearly perfect nutrition source was so revered by the Incas that they called it “chisaya mama” or “mother grain.” Our Royal Red Quinoa adds a nutty, nutritious bright spot to any meal.

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As committed food activists, we travel far and wide to bring you the world’s most exotic, delicious and sustainable foods.

Suggested Use

Cooking Instructions

1 cup quinoa + 1 ½ cups liquid = 4 servings

Rinse quinoa under cold water until water runs clear. Place quinoa and water or stock in a medium saucepan.

Bring to a boil, reduce to a simmer, cover and cook until liquid is absorbed and germ has spiraled out, about 20 minutes.

Flavor tip: Before adding liquid, sauté quinoa in pan with a dash of olive oil until slightly toasted, about five minutes.

Other Ingredients

100% organic royal red quinoa

Supplement Facts
Serving Size: 1/4 cup (43 g dry)
Servings Per Container: about 11
  Amount Per Serving % Daily Value*
Calories 160  
Calories from Fat 20  
Total Fat 2.5 g 4%
Sodium 10 mg 0%
Total Carbohydrate 29 g 10%
Dietary Fiber 3 g 10%
Protein 6 g 11%
Calcium   2%
Iron   20%
Not a significant source of saturated fat, trans fat, cholesterol, sugars, vitamin A, and vitamin C.
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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