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Lotus Foods Heirloom Forbidden Rice

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Product Description

Healthier rice for a healthier life. Natural source of antioxidants. Rice is life. 100% whole grain: 60 g or more per serving. Be Part of the Solution: Lotus Foods rices are selected for superior taste, fast and easy cooking, and nutritional value. Partner in fair trade with small family farmers to preserve local biodiversity and grow rice more sustainably. This means more healthy rice choices for you and your family, a cleaner environment, and improved quality of life for farmers. Better for You: Legend has it this ancient grain, referred to as longevity rice, was reserved for the emperors of China. Treasured for its delicious roasted nutty taste, soft texture and beautiful deep purple color, Forbidden Rice is a natural source of antioxidants called anthocyanins - purple pigments also found in blueberries and acai - but without the sugar. A dramatic presence on any plate, this wholesome rice cooks in only 30 minutes. Forbidden Rice is grown on hundreds of small family farms in Heilongjiang, the Black Dragon River region of China's northeast provinces. Our price premiums translate directly into more income, better health, and brighter prospects for these families. Potent source of manganese. Excellent source of minerals: magnesium, molybdenum and phosphorus. A good daily source of protein, fiber and complex carbohydrates. Vegan. Contains anthocyanins. Studies have shown that anthocyanins are important antioxidants for maintaining health. Diets rich in whole grains and other plant foods and low in total fat, saturated fat and cholesterol may reduce the risk of heart disease and some cancers. Use in any rice dish or cuisine, from savory to sweet. Great for pilafs, puddings, salads, soups, stir-fries and stuffings. Makes a nutritious breakfast cereal, including jook. Or just enjoy steamed plain with a vegetable, seafood or meat entree. Non-GMO Project verified. Product of China.

Preparation Instructions

Combine 1-3/4 cups water, 1 cup rice and a pinch of salt. Bring to a boil over High heat. Cover, reduce heat and simmer for 30 minutes. Remove from heat. Let stand covered for a few minutes. Fluff & serve. A rice cooker may be used with the same water-to-rice ratio. 1 cup raw rice yields 3 cups cooked rice.

Ingredients Black Rice.

Specification
Name Value
Height 7.40
Width 3.80
Depth 2.60
Weight 14.72
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Nutrition Facts
  • Heirloom Forbidden Rice

    Serving Size   0.33 cup(60g)
    Serving Per Container 7.0000

    Amount Per Serving
    Calories 200
    Calories from Fat 20
    %DV
    Total Fat 2g 3%
    Saturated Fat 0g 0%
    Trans Fat 0g
    Cholesterol 0mg 0%
    Sodium 0mg 0%
    Total Carbohydrate 43g 14%
    Dietary Fiber 3g 10%
    Sugars 1g
    Protein 6g 13%
    Vitamin A 0% Vitamin C 0%
    Calcium 0% Iron 4%
    Magnesium 20% Manganese 120%
    Molybdenum 35% Selenium 4%
    Zinc 8% Phosphorus 20%

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