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Sol Authentic Peruvian Black Quinoa

265.00755.00
0.761.06 /gm

Weight 1000 g, 500 g, 250 g
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100 gm, 1kg, 250 gm, 500g

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  • Quinoa (pronounced “keen-wah”), is a traditional Andean crop and cultivated mainly in Peru. Quinua means “mother grain” in the Inca language. This ancient seed  is a versatile, complete protein whole grain.
  • Delicious and healthy, Sol Quinoa comes from its ancestral home Peru. Naturally gluten and cholesterol free, and a great source of all essential amino acids.
  • Cooking Sol quinoa is as easy as any grain, you just soak it and cook until the seeds are soft. Once cooked, you can use it to make fantastic salads, crumbles, and even baked goods.
  • While nutritionally similar to white quinoa, Sol Black quinoa has an earthier taste and lends a rich color to your recipes.
  • Quinoa seeds have a protein balance similar to that of meat, fish, and milk, so they are an invaluable food for those who are on a vegetarian diet.

Country Of Origin: Peru

Best Before Date : 1 kg – 14.04.2024

Best Before Date : 500 grm – 08.04.2024

Best Before Date : 250 grm – 17.03.2024

Description

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With Sol we offer you exceptional products of Peruvian origin, ranging from traditional ingredients for authentic recipes to modern ingredients for Avant grade cuisine. A food that has evolved through thousands of years, packed with all the essential nutrients that you need to keep your health in check. We were the first to import Quinoa, in 2009. And again the first to import Organic Peruvian Quinoa in 2016. Now we offer Peruvian Quinoa in all 4 colors – White, Red, Black and Tricolor. Quinoa is the sacred grain of the Incas. Grown in the mountains of Andes ( Peru, Bolivia, Ecuador, Colombia and Chile), it is an important grain for the Andean people, it has now become the wonder grain, consumed across the world, for the valuable mineral and vitamin content, more than any comparable grain. Our quinoa is grown wild and free of any pesticides and chemicals. Sol Black Quinoa is Rich in protein, dietary fiber, and with an earthy nutty flavor. Quinoa, the “mother grain,” is an extremely nutritious seed. It has a protein value that is extremely high (12-18%) and the protein it supplies is complete protein, meaning that it includes all nine essential amino acids. Quinoa is easy to digest and it is also a good source of dietary fiber, phosphorous, magnesium, and iron. Black and golden quinoa are nutritionally identical. Black quinoa lends a rich color to your recipes. This darker version of quinoa contains a good dose of folate, a B vitamin that is essential for healthy liver and nervous system function, as well as skin, hair, and eye health. It is also a good source of copper, manganese, and alpha-linolenic acid. Our Black Quinoa from Peru is slightly sweeter and crunchier than other varieties, and boasts a stunning black color that lends a certain charm to classic recipes. Black quinoa is ideal for vegetarians, vegans and those with gluten intolerance. Black and red quinoa work great in salads or other dishes where the quinoa needs to hold its shape. Black Quinoa go to substitute for rice, pasta, bulgur and even couscous. It will undoubtedly become a favorite main dish or the perfect accompaniment to any salad, soup or stew.

How To Cook :

  • Rinse the quinoa well to remove its natural saponin coating which can make it taste bitter or soapy.
  • Drain the excess water and transfer it to a cooking pot.
  • Add double the quantity of water or broth along with a pinch of salt to the pan
  • Bring to a boil, cover the pan, and then allow it to simmer for 15 minutes on medium-low heat.
  • When the water is absorbed and the grain is fluffy and translucent, you’re done!

Repacked & Distributed by: Chenab Impex Pvt Ltd. J1-A, Ansa Industrial Estate, Saki Vihar Road Sakinaka, Andheri(E), Mumbai 400072 INDIA.

Reviews (9)

9 reviews for Sol Authentic Peruvian Black Quinoa

  1. Harshal

    Perfect Delivery & Perfect Quinoa

  2. Tapsi Mishra

    Cooks well. I use it mixed in with my kale salad.

  3. Amand Walia

    I add this to a bit of brown rice with spices and it is fantastic. Quality, quick ship & fair price. Thank you😊

  4. Krishna T.

    Lower in carbs and higher in fiber. Great mouthfeel. Tastes just as good as all other quinoa.
    Cook half of the bag in a 3qt pot, 1:2 quinoa: broth/water until boiling, then simmer for 30 minutes. Add some onion powder to make it taste less like vegetables. Also adding peanuts significantly affects the flavor of this particular brand to taste less like veggies, making it more kid friendly.

  5. Melissa D

    Tastes great. I especially like that I can pick from a variety of colors: white, black or tri-color!

  6. Diana

    Perfect texture and held up after cooked as directed. They maintain shape, good fresh flavor and will be a perfect addition to salads and with my black bean quinoa recipe.

  7. Bhanu

    Just made a delicious quinoa stir fry and I must say it’s truly the best quinoa on the market! Great flavor and texture. I will definitely buy it again.👍

  8. Chetan

    I am happy with this purchase…

  9. Isha

    Excellent quinoa… one of the best quality of quinoa I’ve had. It was clean.the taste was very good.Just a bit pricey.

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