Deliciously satisfying and a pleasing texture, whole peas lend themselves well to exotic and strong flavourings. Like other legumes they have high nutrient value, are rich in fiber and boast a low glycemic value making them exceptionally healthy.
• ? inch wide, faded green in colour
• The modern-day garden pea, from which dried peas are made, is thought to have originated from the field pea that was native to central Asia and Europe. Dried peas have been consumed since prehistoric times. Peas are mentioned in the Bible and were prized by the ancient civilizations of Egypt, Greece and Rome.
• Dried peas are an excellent source of the trace mineral, molybdenum. They are also a very good source of dietary fiber, manganese, copper, protein, folate, vitamin B1, phosphorus, vitamin B5, and potassium.
• Studies on peas show that they help lower cholesterol, strengthen the immune system, maintain glucose levels in the blood to keep energy levels consistent, promote bone health and cardiovascular health. The high vitamin C content is a great natural antioxidant that protects the body from cell damage
Ingredients: Organic Peas
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Bonjour Marketplace - Organic Peas - Green 1700g
Product Code: 2901