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Quinoa is one of the best plants for protein out there. It’s high in protein, much higher than other grains.
it's a full-fledged Meat substitute!
Quinoa is a complete protein, one of the only plant foods that contains all nine of the essential amino acids in an almost perfect balance. So its protein quality is high, higher than that of beans and peas.
And last but not least, the absorption of Quinoa proteins by the human body is high, even similar to that of beef.
So it will probably not surprise you that many vegans, vegetarians and flexitarians around the globe are embracing Quinoa as a full-fledged meat substitute.
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Are you convinced yet?
But it doesn’t stop with protein, on the contrary even! This nutritional powerhouse also provides a ton of fiber, more than twice as much as most other grains.
And it is a good source of vitamins B and E and important minerals such as iron, magnesium and zinc.
so why not start today?
Although it’s a seed, Quinoa has the same health benefits as whole grains. It has a low glycemic index which means that it won’t spike your blood sugar. This is due to the high protein and fiber content that both slow down the digestion process.
Foods that don’t spike your blood sugar give you energy that releases gradually rather than in one burst, keeping you on a steady level throughout the day. So if you want to boost your mood and energy level, eating Quinoa is a great place to start!
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It's nature at work!
The original ancient Quinoa grows where nothing else can grow. High-up in the Andes, on barren, salty soil and well adapted to extremely low temperatures, it makes do with the little rain that gets there. This is the place where Quinoa belongs. It’s a miracle.
Tended by the indigenous people for centuries, in complete harmony with nature and naturally organic, it is nature at work. Pure and simple and nature knows what it’s doing. So we leave it that way. Because only by respecting nature will this plant produce its super seeds, without harming our beautiful planet.
It’s revolución time!
Time to radically change our devastating food system! That’s why we are building our own farm-to-fork Quinoa chain that is healthy for people, fair for our partners and regenerating our planet. We lead by example and challenge everyone to join! Together we fix our food system and keep our planet livable!