Truefood Chia seeds¬†are from the Salvia Hispanica plant, a member of the mint family. They have a mild nutty flavour and can hold 10-12 times its weight in water, making it an ideal egg substitute or thickening agent and an aid in weight loss.
Chia seeds have become increasingly popular as a super food for the health conscious and as a source of omega 3 for vegans further to being recommended by health experts as a substitute for commercial grains. This whole grain is naturally gluten free and renowned for its high levels of Omega 3, Calcium, Fibre, Antioxidants and Protein.
Available¬†in 1kg packs at excellent value: These packs are ideal for customers wishing to save on bulk purchases and also for those in the food processing/hospitality sector who require larger quantities than is typically available in retail pack sizes.
Truefood makes a simple promise: wholesome, “clean” foods sourced from quality suppliers and offered at fair prices. The range is expanding rapidly, so look out for fresh additions.
Truefood offers a large range of must-have pantry essentials.
Truefood is real, good food, with simple branding, down-to-earth packaging and well-priced product lines. With over 100 products in the range, Truefood offers both conventional and certified organic ranges of all those basic pantry essentials such as legumes, seeds, flours and grains.
The distinctive green badge, ‘I AM ORGANIC’, sets the organic range apart from Truefood’s conventional pantry lines and includes customer favourites such as gluten-free oats, chia and chick-peas, and mealie meal – a first for the SA market.
These products are all certified organic, carrying the official stamp of BCS Oko, Europe’s leading certifier of organic foods. From farm to shelf they have been independently checked and approved according to EU organic standards (way stricter than American standards!)
SIMPLE, PRACTICAL PACKAGING
All pantry essentials are packed in the Truefood distinctive kraft paper window pouches with easy-to-close zip-locks. The standard pack size is 400g, with popular products being available in 1kg packs.
In addition, virtually the entire organic range (as well as conventional) is certified kosher too.