Our black sesame seeds are unhulled, leaving you all the benefits of high levels of calcium and iron. Nutrient-rich and flavorful, black sesame seeds can be used as an exotic garnish for your favorite entrees. Provides the most intense flavor of our sesame seeds.
Stuff to know:
1/4 cup of black sesame has as much calcium as a cup of milk.
Highest level of phytosterols of any seed or nut, which lower cholesterol absorption.
Studies have shown that lignans in sesame seeds lower cholesterol levels – including LDL, the “bad” cholesterol.
Good source of zinc, a mineral vital for bone health.
Just a ¼ cup of sesame seeds contains almost your entire daily value of copper – a necessary trace mineral that helps the body make red blood cells, form collagen, and absorb iron.
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*Verified Gluten Free & Verified Purity Tested:
Verified Gluten Free means that the product has been tested to ensure that gluten levels are below 20 parts per million (ppm), the FDA-established level for food carrying the gluten-free label. Our test results average < 5 ppm for gluten.
Verified Purity Tested means that each lot of every incoming ingredient has been tested for the presence of microbiological pathogens including Salmonella, Listeria, E. coli O157:H7 and Staphylococcus aureus.
To see Certificates of Analysis (COAs) showing test results for recent lots of product, visit: http://edisongrain.com/product/organic-black-sesame-seeds/