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If any food deserves to be called Superfood its definitely our Organic Chia Seeds with way more nutrients than any other common food full of vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, phytonutrients all coming from a vegetable source, loaded with protein, fiber, calcium and omega 3 makes it the Superfood.
What are Chia seeds?
Chia seeds are a eatable seed of the plant Salva Hispanica from the mint family that grows in abundance in Mexico, extending to other parts of the world.
Why choose Our Organic Chia seeds over non organic?
Our Organic Jungle Chia seeds are sustainably produced and cultivated in Mexico on the same soil and chia fields the ancient Aztec empire used centuries ago.. The volcanic soil and mineral rich waters from the volcanic peaks in the area make these seed the highest nutrient and antioxidant count of all seeds..
Jungle Chia seeds have 2 times more protein than any other seed, 5 times more calcium than full cream milk with an added mineral that helps our bones absorb the calcium, 2 times the potassium in a banana, 3 times more antioxidants than cranberries, 3 times more Iron than Spinach, packed with omega 3 fatty acids, chia seeds also contain magnesium, manganese, niacin, zinc, and other vitamins.
ORGANIC CHIA SEEDS POSSIBLE BENEFITS.
Due to there high amount of antioxidants Organic Chia seeds maintain themselves fresh and edible for a long period of time, they can easily be stored in dry for up to 4 years without compromising there taste, smell or nutritive value and all this with out any chemical product or conservative. The antioxidants prevent us from harm full effects of free radicals in our body, the premature aging of our skin and any inflammation in our body tissue.
Organic Chia Seeds are a great alai to diabetes patients due to there fast capacity to stop our body from converting carbohydrates into simple sugars, controlling our sugar levels in blood.
“RESEARCH HAS SHOWEN THAT CHICKENS FED WITH CHIA SEEDS PLACE EGGS VERY RICH IN OMEGA 3”
Chia seeds are very rich in omega 3 fatty acids the “GOOD” fats they protect us against inflammation, cholesterol and are important in maintaining our heart in a good health. Chia are the highest vegetable source that poses omega 3, evan more than linseeds, one more thing that makes them better than linseed is there capability of not loosing the nutrient properties or going stale for years due to the antioxidants. Gram for gram Jungle Organic Chia seeds have more omega 3 than Salmon!
EASY TO EAT
Our Organic Jungle Chia Seeds are super easy to digest, there nutrients are simulated by our organism rapidly. The most common form of eating Chia seeds is mixing with water, juice or any beverage the Chia is well known for absorbing up to 12 times its own weight.The Organic Chia will form in a gel like matter that can be added to shakes, salads, desserts o simply eat on its own.“CHIA FRESCA” s what the locals in Central America and Mexico call chia when mixed with water, lemon juice and suga
Although we might only have discovered Organic Chia seed a few years back these little black and white seeds where the principal component in the Aztec and Mayan diet and where the basic ration for survival for the Aztec Warriors thousands of years ago.
Chia seeds existence date back to 3500 before Christ in Central America the name Chia comes from the Mayan word strength, its believed that Organic chia seeds where used by the mayan messengers to keep strength, stamina and energy for long periods of time and when they travelled far distances giving them greater resistance.
Chia was considered by the Aztecs also as a medicinal food used to stimulate saliva flow, treat articular pain and calm irritated skin.In Mexico Chia was an important crop until the Spanish conquest when authorities prohibited Chia because the Indigenous used them as offerings in there Aztec rituals. It wasn’t until 1991 when a project started to bring back past lost foods that Chia was rescued.
When you purchase our Organic Chia Seeds you can feel safe about knowing what you are feeding to your body from a good source.
Chia Seeds – Enjoy Its Nutty Taste while you Benefit from Its Nutritional Value
These seeds work as excellent alternative and can replace processed grains such as white bread from your diet. As a whole grain these seeds are a lot healthier and can easily enhance taste of your recipes. Moreover, the good thing about chia seeds is that you can use them as part of your food rather than as supplements.Let us now give you a brief insight into common queries our customers have about these seeds.
Common Queries about Chia Seeds
What is better, buying grounded or whole chia seeds?
You should know that both are equally useful in terms of their nutritional properties but in case you have the option to select, it is better to opt for whole chia seeds.The reason is that vitamins and Omega 3 fatty acids present in these seeds remain protected in whole seeds in comparison to grounded ones which in turn leads to longer shelf life.In case you need grounded seeds to use in some of your recipes then it is easy to grind them all by yourself and utilize them as needed.
Should I buy white or black chia seeds?
There is no difference between black or white chia seeds except for the difference in colors. Both provide similar health and nutritional benefits. However, you may prefer to use white seeds in certain recipes where use of black ones will not be appropriate.
Why purchase from our website?
Some very good reasons why you should be purchasing from our website include the fact that seeds we sell are certified to be organic, are gluten free, non irradiated, are raw, have not been refined, are non GMO and are not hexane processed.Big Things Come in Small Packages – Chia Seeds Prove It!
How to use chia seeds?
There are many different ways in which you can use them, let us look at some of them here, although you can utilize them in any other way you like.
- Use the seeds as substitute for eggs in baked recipes.
- For making healthy pudding.
- To thicken gravies as well as soups.
- For making crackers which are grain free.
- Use as substitute of breadcrumbs to thicken those delicious meatballs.
- Use chia sprouts for your salads.
- Utilize as breading to bake chicken and fish.
Are there any side effects of these seeds?
There are no known side effects of these seeds however, occasionally few people can experience slight stomach discomfort in case they consume large amounts of these seeds.This happens due to high fiber content of chia seeds and as such it is better to include them in your diet in moderation.
Moreover, if you plan to eat them raw then you should also drink a lot of water.If you want to purchase chia seeds and utilize the health benefits they have then you need to contact us at Jungle Nutrition.All you have to do is give us a call at +61425030303 and our customer support representatives will properly explain all the benefits of these seeds and guide you in purchasing them.
1 to 2 Tablespoons daily.