AMARANTH GRAINS

Amaranth

Organic Product

Amaranth seeds are similar to quinoa but smaller and higher in nutritional content.  Amaranth is generally considered a grain; however, due to its nutritional properties it has been classified as a pseudo cereal. One of its most important characteristics is that it DOES NOT CONTAIN GLUTEN. It has been considered as a superfood and has been named by the FAO as the “Best food of plant origin for human consumption”. Amaranth seeds are an excellent source of protein and it has a sweet nutty flavor, they are great ingredients in breakfast cereals, bakery products, cereal bars, muffins, muesli and pasta.

Presentations and Commercial Conditions:

Varieties : Amaranth Grain
Types : Organic and Conventional.
Presentation : Paper Bags of 25kg.
Documents : Certificate of Origin, certificate of quality and Certificate of Analysis (COA).
Analysis : Microbiological, pesticide, mycotoxins.
Private Label Service : We offer custom-made products in different brands and presentations according client’s specification.

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Amaranth has an extraordinary nutritional value. It is rich in iron and calcium as well as other vitamins and minerals. The grain has a protein content of 12 to 17 percent and a high content of the essential amino acid lysine, which is not easily found in other cereals. Amaranth has a high fiber content and is low in saturated fats and sodium. We can list many attributes of amaranth; among them we have:
  • Helps prevent colon cancer.
  • Due to its high fiber content, it is recommended for people who are looking to stay in shape.
  • Helps control gastrointestinal diseases.
  • Reduces cholesterol level.
  • Helps control diseases such as: Osteoporosis, Diabetes, Obesity, Constipation, Renal Insufficiency and Celiac Disease.
  • Due to its high content of tryptophan, its consumption is recommended for people suffering from depression, anxiety, panic attacks, schizophrenia, Asperger's and autism.
Availability : Whole year
Shelf Life : 24 months
MOQ : 01 pallet.
Packing Pieces per pallet: 30
Net Content: 25 kg
Kind of Packing: Paper Bags