The Organic Quinoa by OGOP is one of our favorites. Quinoa is known for its high nutritional value and is regarded as a healthy food. It contains calcium, iron, and potassium and has superior protein content in comparison to other grains. It is consumed as a healthy alternative for cereals (substituting rice ) or can be mixed with fresh greens to create a variety of salads.
Quinoa is among the least allergenic of all grains, making it a fabulous wheat-free choice. Quinoa has an amazing amino acid profile as it contains all 9 essential amino acids. The high protein content of quinoa increases metabolism and reduces appetite.
- Source of high-quality protein with all 9 essential amino acids
- High fiber: increase fullness and is good for the digestive system
- Contain anti-inflammatory phytonutrients
100% Organic Quinoa
1 Kg per pack
Organic Quinoa is a good substitute for rice in recipes and is often used in soups, stews, and casseroles. Place Quinoa in a mesh strainer and rinse under cold water to remove the bitter taste, before you cook it.
About the producer:
OGOP is an initiative by the Queen’s Project office. It aims to uplift the livelihoods of farmers by encouraging them to sell products that are made in their community. The program teaches and assists local farmers in packaging and branding their products.
Every product is narrating a story of a local farmer or an artist and their families and community. When buying OGOP products you are supporting them, offering them a better livelihood.