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Chia Seeds - 25kg

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Chia Seeds - 25kg
Brand: Infinity


Item price: £79.30

Code: 003.0060

Black Chia Seeds

Raise a big cheer for chia! These tiny black dots, from a plant in the mint family, normally come to us from south America, where theyve been grown since the time of the Aztecs. This superfood is a complete protein, full of antioxidants and minerals, and stuffed with nutty fibre. Nibble them, sprinkle them over food, stir them into baking, or grind them to a thick porridge. They thicken and boost absolutely anything you fancy.

Chia seeds were cultivated by the Aztecs in pre-Columbian times; economic historians have suggested that it was as important as maize as a food crop.


100% Chia (Salvia hispanica) seeds

Dietary Attributes

Typical Values Per 100g 
Energy (Kj)2033
Energy (kcal)486
Protein (g)17
Carbohydrate (g)42
Fat (g)31
of which saturates (g)3.3
Fibre (g)34
Sodium (mg)16

More Information

For some time there had been rules against the sale of Chia seeds, but in 2009, the European Union approved chia seeds as a novel food, allowing up to 5% of a bread product's total weight.

In a one-ounce (28 g) sample, dried chia seeds contain 9% of the Daily Value for protein (4g), 13% fat (9g) (57% of which is ALA) and 42% dietary fiber (11g), based on a daily intake of 2000 calories. The seeds also contain the essential minerals phosphorus, manganese, calcium, potassium and sodium in amounts comparable to other edible seeds, such as flax or sesame

Item price: £79.30

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