Red split lentils have their outer skin removed, so they cook faster than whole lentils. In fact, they are the quickest cooking lentil out there. Because they soften so nicely, they are great for soups and stews.
Stuff to know:
Packed with protein – one of the higest levels of protein in any legume or nut
Includes lysine, an essential amino acid
High in fiber, folate, and vitamin B1
Country of origin: Turkey
*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-red-lentils/