BLACK QUINOA

BLACK QUINOA

Under the watchful eye of the god Wiracocha, Young horticulturists make their way to the Titicaca Lake’s shore where panicles of quinoa grow. The men and women of the mountains will continue to perform this harvest ritual, which goes back 3.000 years ago since man domesticated the grain, which centuries later would become the key of food safety for the human race, this according to the UN.

Customs code

1008.50.90.00

Scientific name

Chenopodium Quinoa

Human health benefits
  • Aporta proteínas, ácidos grados insaturados y minerales.
  • Favorece el tránsito intestinal.
  • Estimula el desarrollo de bacterias benéficas.
  • Es un alimento libre de gluten, apropiado para los celíacos.
  • Ayuda a prevenir el cáncer de colon.
Geographical distribution

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Seasonal availability

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Harvest: 7 to 10 months after sowing.

Presentations

Packaging for Andean Grains. Presentations from 250g to 50kg, according to customer requirements.

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