Ancient Harvest Quinoa
Grain and Flour are non - GMO in nature and have not been subjected to
irradiation or ethylene oxide (ETO) gas.
Please note that the nutritional information below is
for our 100% quinoa grain, flour & flakes. Our pastas are not
100% Quinoa Pasta but a delicious blend of organic corn flour and organic quinoa flour.
Also note that the statements below are given by consumers and not verified by Quinoa Corporation.
Quinoa is 35 on the *Glycemic Index and about 18 on the Glycemic Load.
good source for people with wheat and gluten related food allergies as well as
senior and diabetic diets.
*(Taken from the
Glycemic Index in the book ‘Eat Yourself Slim’ by Michel Montignac.This statement is not varified by
Quinoa is an Alkaline food and not acidic. Most people eat too many acid
foods which lead to health problems, it is important to eat Alkalizing foods to
have a proper balance. Submitted by Marcel Ikelaar
of the Netherlands
4 more reasons to enjoy the benefits of
1. It’s a VEGETARIAN solution, a balanced-amino-acid source of high quality
2. It’s a SENIOR solution, a high-iron
food that raises the hematocrit, delivers more oxygen to the brain, fights
3. It’s a DIABETIC solution, a very
low-glycemic-index cereal type food.
4. It’s a TASTE SOLUTION, quite delicious. I used it in a purple cabbage
& romaine & onion salad, with a stalk of chopped celery & celery
leaves, salt & pepper and a pinch of cumin, with ranch dressing. By the
way, it MUST be purple cabbage rather than green.
Submitted by Angeline Taylor (These statements are not verified by Quinoa Corporation) Please note: one serving 1/2 cup cooked quinoa has 12% daily iron requirements
Ancient Harvest Quinoa Organic Whole Grain
Traditional Inca Red & Black
Serving Size: Serving Size: 1/4 cup dry (42g) 1/4 cup dry (42g) Nutrition Facts:Nutrition Facts: Calories 172 Calories 163 Calories from Fat25 Calories from Fat 23 Total Fat 2.8g Total Fat 3g Saturated Fat 0g Saturated Fat 0g Trans Fat 0g Trans Fat 0g Cholesterol 0mg Cholesterol 0mg Sodium 1mg Sodium 5mg Carbohydrate 31g Carbohydrate 29g
Dietary Fiber 3g Dietary Fiber 4g Soluble 36% Soluble 36% In-Soluble 64% In-Soluble 64%
Sugars 3g Sugars 5g Protein 6g Protein 6g
Glycemic Index: 35
This chart was taken from the East West Journal Article reprinted on our beginnings page.
Gluten Free Pasta Nutrition Facts:
Serving Size 2 oz Dry (57g) Servings per 8 oz box 4
Calories 205 Calories from Fat 7 % Daily Value Total Fat 1g 1% Saturated Fat 0 g 0% Trans Fat 0 g 0% Cholesterol 0 mg 0% Sodium 4 mg 0% Total Carbohydrate 46 g 15% Dietary Fiber 4 g 16% Sugars less than 1 g Protein 4 g