Sesame Seeds Raw Hulled Honest Goodness Certified Organic (200g)

$4.30





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  • Best Before (not an expiry date): 28-Mar-2020
  • Produced by: Honest to Goodness
  • Country of origin: China
  • Certified organic (BCS)
  • Suitable for gluten free diets
  • Suitable for vegans and all types of vegetarians
  • GMO-free, BPA-free and not tested on animals
  • Product code: F01855
  • Short URL: http://obg.com.au/1855
  • Shipping Weight: 0.3kg (0.7lb)


Special Price $4.30 RRP$4.95

Hulled paler version - slightly sweeter than unhulled sesame seeds. Versatile for many dishes.

 
Raw = Mechanically hulled, so no heat applied.
 
Sesame seeds are exceptionally rich in iron, magnesium, manganese, copper, and calcium (90 mg per tablespoon of unhulled seeds, 10 mg of hulled), and contain vitamin B1 (thiamine) and vitamin E (tocopherol).

Certified Organic Raw Hulled Sesame Seeds (200g) by Honest To Goodness

(These Sesame Seeds are RAW. Even though the label on the packet may not include the term 'raw' - the hull is removed mechanically without any heat treatment. Enjoy!)
Sesame Seeds contain lignans, including unique content of sesamin, which are phytoestrogens with antioxidant and anti-cancer properties. Among edible oils from six plants, sesame oil had the highest antioxidant content. Sesame seeds also contain phytosterols associated with reduced levels of blood cholesterol.

The nutrients of sesame seeds are better absorbed if they are ground or pulverized before consumption, as in tahini.

A small flat creamy white seed with the outer husk removed (hulled).

Uses: Sprinkle in your favourite salad or stir-fry.

Ingredients: Certified organic raw hulled sesame seeds

Store: In a dry, dark cupboard away from direct sunlight.

Origin: China
Certification: BCS



Sources of organic sesame seeds:
Certified Organic Sesame seeds have been grown in these 3 areas for thousands of years - Latin America, India and China Inner Mongolia. All countries crops go through rigorous testing to meet organic standards. No fumigation, chemicals, or pesticides are used in any organic products.

Australia does not produce organic sesame seeds.There are no organic sesame seeds grown in Australia.

Only raw unhulled sesame seeds are slightly heat treated to be allowed in Australia.
Australia does allow raw hulled sesame seeds though not for sprouting.

Taste difference:
Compared to South American sesame seeds, China and India offers sweeter sesame seeds. All are very nutritious and depends on your palate and flavour preference for a particular dish.