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Organic Instant Quinoa Cereal Flakes

400 g

Code: N001-0015-00

Excellent high-protein, low-carb instant breakfast

Great alternative/variation to oat-based breakfast cereals

Whole -grain Quinoa flakes with all 9 essential amino acids, B vitamins, minerals, dietary fiber

     

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Earliest Expiry:  Apr 2020

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If you grew up on Nestum®, or if you like to have an alternative to oats, you would love this Instant Quinoa Cereal Flakes! This ready-to-eat cereal boasts superior complete proteins, quality and wholesome nutrition for the whole family. In addition, this cereal is vegan and gluten-free. Unlike most other Quinoa cereal flakes, there is no cooking or soaking required.

Instant Quinoa Cereal is made from whole Quinoa grains which have been cooked, slightly toasted and ‘pressed’. The cereal carries a light, nutty flavor and goes well with any beverage, cereals or morning recipes.

Quinoa means "mother grain" in the Inca language. This ancient seed is a versatile, complete-protein whole grain with all the nine essential amino acids necessary for human growth and development.Most other grains are deficient in one or more essential amino acids. Quinoa also contains more protein than any other grain.It was such an important source of nutrients during the Inca civilization that the Incas considered the staple crop sacred. Quinoa is now widely known as one of the healthiest foods on planet earth (contains a balanced profile of amino acids, enzymes, vitamins and minerals, fibre, antioxidants, and phytonutrients).

Botanical Name: Chenopodium quinoa

Organic Certifications: USDA, EU

Naturally Gluten-free

Health Benefits

Quinoa is a good source of essential amino acids, magnesium, iron, calcium, manganese, copper, phosphorus, and Vitamin B2 (riboflavin), and many other phytonutrients. Here are its health benefits:

1. Anti-inflammatory properties - Reduces risks of cardiovascular disease including atherosclerosis, type 2 diabetes. Preliminary animal studies have also shown that daily quinoa intake can lower levels of inflammation in fat (adipose) tissue (associated with obesity), and also lower total cholesterol.

2. Improves migraine as well as hypertension conditions - Quinoa is a good source of magnesium which help relax blood vessels and lower blood pressure. Migraine sufferers are also advised to stay away from artificial sweeteners (like aspartame) and foods containing additives (like MSG).

3. Improves the digestive system - Quinoa is high in dietary, colon-cleansing fibre. Reduces risk of getting gallstones.

4. Supports weight loss efforts - Being a low-carb, high-protein whole grain, Quinoa makes you stay full longer on fewer calories. The low glycemic index (GI) and the high quality protein content with all 9 essential amino acids), makes quinoa an excellent choice food for bodybuilders, who want to cut down fat while developing lean muscle.

100% Organic Quinoa

  • Ready to Eat, No Cooking or Soaking Required
  • Certified Organic (USDA, EU, JAS)
  • Saponin-Free, Gluten-Free
  • Low GI, Vegan
  • Non-GMO
  • No Added Sugars or Additives

Nutrition Facts

Servings per package(400g): 11-12
Serving size: 35g (1/4 cup dry)

Per serving

Per 100g

Calories

150

428

Protein

5g

14.3g

Total fat

2g

5.7g

Saturated fat

0.0g

Trans fat

0g

Cholesterol

0g

Sodium

2mg

5.7mg

Carbohydrates

24g

68.5g

Dietary Fibre

2g

5.7g

Phosphorus

52.5mg

150mg

Iron

4.5mg

13mg

How to enjoy Instant Quinoa Cereal:

Quinoa Cereal has a mild nutty flavor that goes with any beverage, cereals or recipe. An excellent alternative/variation/addition to oatmeal recipes, with superior protein (balanced amino acid profile) quality.

- Scoop 3-4 tablespoons of Instant Quinoa Cereal into your morning coffee, milk, beverage, smoothie, oatmeal, etc. Stir and enjoy!

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