Pistachio Kernels Roasted Sea Salt Organic
Pistachio Kernels Roasted nuts provide a good source of protein and amino acids that are essential for growth and development. Pistachios contain an excellent source of B vitamins such as vitamin B6, niacin, thiamine, riboflavin as well as vitamin E, a powerful antioxidant that can help maintain the integrity of cell and mucus membranes providing protection from harmful oxygen free radicals.
Pistachios, together with walnuts, cashews and almonds are delicious tree nuts recognized for their wholesome nutrition properties offering good sources of protein, fats, and minerals.
Pistachios are rich source of energy with 100 grams of kernels carrying 557 calories. Additionally, they compose good amounts of mono-unsaturated fatty acids like oleic acid and antioxidants. Regular consumption of pistachios in the diet may help lowering total as well as bad LDL cholesterol and increase good HDL cholesterol levels within the blood.
Pistachio kernels are a rich source of many anti-oxidant phyto-chemical substances such as vitamin E, carotenes and polyphenolic antioxidant compounds. Recent studies suggest that these compounds may help remove toxic free-radicals from the body protecting it from diseases, infections and cancers.
Pistachios are excellent sources of vitamin-E; especially rich in gamma-tocopherol; compose about 23 g per100 g. vitamin E is a powerful lipid-soluble antioxidant essential for maintaining the integrity of cell membranes of mucosa and skin.These nuts contain an abundance of B Vitamins such as thiamin, pantothenic acid, riboflavin, niacin, folates and vitamin B-6.
Pistachio oil extracted from kernels is one of the healthiest cooking oils. It has pleasant nutty aroma and possess excellent emollient properties. Pistachio Oil which is extracted from the pistachio nut has a pleasant aroma and is great for cooking. Besides being used in cooking it can also be used as a base or carrier oil in massage therapy, aroma therapy and traditional medicines.
Just a hand full of pistachios a day provides
Just one handful of pistachios a day to your diet to provides your body enough recommended levels of phenolic anti-oxidants, minerals, vitamins, and protein. This makes them an excellent healthy snack you can eat in between meals.
Storage: Airtight container, in a clean, dry, cool area, free from infestation, recommended temperature 0-15° Celsius.
Pack Sizes: 1kg hermetically sealed zip-lock bag.