Lotus Foods Organic Heirloom Forbidden Rice 15oz
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Strikingly dark, this medium size grain organic black rice offers a dramatic presence to any plate! A natural source of magnesium, iron, fiber, and protein—this is a healthy whole grain with a nutritional content to feel great about. Forbidden rice is sometimes also referred to as black or purple rice due to that conversation worthy color. The heirloom black grains cook up with a soft texture, delicious roasted nut flavor, and a beautiful deep purple color.
It's all about a love story...a love story for rice. After tasting black rice during travels in China and learning it was called "longevity rice" usually reserved for Chinese Emperors to ensure their good health and long life—goals were set—to do the rice thing and make rice more sustainable. Now, Lotus Foods is changing how the world grows rice! Promoting organic agriculture, rice biodiversity, fair trade practices, and More Crop Per Drop. It's important since half the world’s population depends on rice, rice is life.
Gluten free and a natural source of antioxidants, Lotus Foods organic heirloom forbidden rice puts stunning color in your meal with nothing artificial added. An ancient grain eaten by royals, enjoy Lotus whole grain black forbidden rice in stir fry's, curry recipes, rice pilaf, sprinkled in salads and soups, or as a side dish standing boldly on its own.
- Single Ingredient
- Gluten Free
- No Preservatives
- Fair Trade and Sustainably Sourced
INGREDIENTS: Organic Black Rice.
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