Ceres Amaranth Puffs

Ceres Amaranth Puffs

Regular price $8.90


Ingredients: Puffed Amaranth

Storage: Once opened, store in an airtight container. (Note: Contains an oxygen-absorbing sachet to maintain freshness.)

Origin: South America

Certification: BioGro

Description : Amaranth (from the Greek word amarantos meaning 'never-fading flower') is an extremely attractive and useful plant with a colourful history. It was a staple diet among pre-Columbian Aztecs, who believed it had supernatural powers. Fact is, amaranth has excellent nutritional properties. A nutritious, whole grain, gluten free food, amaranthis a good source of high-quality protein, dietary fibre and valuable nutrients. It has a unique, mild-toasted flavour and 'soft crunch' texture that adds character to breads, cookies, cereals, stuffing, snacks and breading. It is also a natural additive - enhancing the natural goodness of other ingredients.