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Organic Mesquite Powder 250g

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$16.85
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Product Description   

Mesquite is a leguminous bean which was used as a high-nutrient staple food by people living in the deserts of northern Mexico for hundreds of years. It has a low G.I of 25, which provides long-lasting energy and is a source of protein and dietary fibre. 

Mesquite powder has a delicious, sweet caramel taste with a slightly nutty flavour. It can be easily incorporated into baking and everyday recipes as a flour substitute.

HEALTH BENEFITS

  • Low GI
  • Protein
  • Fibre
  • Vitamins & Minerals

Due to Mesquite powders protein, fibre and mineral content it has a low GI of around 25 making it a great alternative to regular flour. Stable blood sugar levels allow for sustained energy levels throughout the day.
Mesquite is also around 22% protein therefore a great addition to the diets of athletes and individuals who require high quality energy foods.

HOW TO USE

Substitute 30% of your regular flour with mesquite powder to improve the nutritional content of your baking. Mesquite can also be used as a thickener in gravy, casseroles and soups.
Note: Like many legumes, mesquite is best eaten cooked not raw.

STORAGE

Reseal pouch and store in a cool dry place or refrigerate for maximum shelf-life.

SOURCE

Peru

INGREDIENTS

100% Organic mesquite powder. No preservatives or additives
Packed in a facility that may have exposure to nuts and sesame seeds.

 

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