Brazil Nuts may not be as popular as other nuts, but don’t be fooled – these little fellas are packed with just as much nutrition. Native to the Amazonian rain forests of South America, Brazil Nuts are one of the richest known natural food sources of selenium, an important dietary mineral. They’re also a good source of magnesium. Fresher ingredients simply taste better, which is why this product is packaged using NOW Fresh Fill Technology to maximize flavor and freshness.
These Brazil Nuts by OliveNation have no shell and are ready to eat. You can either snack on them or use them in cooking and baking to create a number of foods. Unlike other nuts, this Brazil nut snack has all nine essential amino acids, making them a complete protein. They?re a delicious source of protein for those on a vegetarian or vegan diet. Per serving, Brazil Nuts have 4g of protein and 2g of fiber. They?re also high in selenium, magnesium and other nutrients. The taste and texture of these delicious nuts is sure to remind you of biting into coconut meat. They taste rich, and almost creamy. In terms of cooking and baking, these nuts can be used like macadamia nuts. They can be chopped for use with cookies, biscotti, dessert bars, muffins and brownies; put in a fruit cake; use to create trail mix; place in couscous, quinoa, salad and rice dishes. You can even use them to bake banana nut bread for yourself or the whole crew.Make these nuts an integral part of your healthy diet and your active lifestyle. They’re available in several different sizes to accommodate your household nutritional needs.
Ready to eat
Contains no shells
Infused with all 9 essential amino acids
4g of protein per serving
2g of fiber per serving
Brazil nut snack is outstanding source of selenium, magnesium and other nutrients
Comes in sizes 8 oz, 10 lbs, 16 oz, 25 lbs, 32 oz and 80 oz
Benefits of Organic Brazil Nuts
Organic Brazil nuts boast more selenium than any other nut – about 2,500 times as much! Selenium is a powerful antioxidant that protects cells from damage by free radicals, plays an important role in thyroid health, protects the immune system against infection, and may reduce joint inflammation.
Brazil nuts are considered a complete protein, containing all 9 essential amino acids. This makes them a beneficial addition to vegetarian and vegan diets. Also a rich source of dietary fiber, brazil nuts make a filling snack that can help with weight control.
Among plant-based foods, organic Brazil nuts are one of the richest sources of magnesium. Magnesium is an important mineral that aids the body’s absorption of calcium, and supports the formation of strong bones and teeth. It is also helpful to the cardiovascular system and has been associated with reducing the risk of heart disease.
Features of Organic Brazil Nuts
Excellent Source of Selenium
NOW Real Food Organic Brazil Nuts have a uniquely rich, appealing flavor, and they’re often used as a substitute for macadamia nuts and even coconut in recipes. Mix them with other nuts for a nutrient-dense and delicious snack.
Serving Size: About 5 nuts (19 g) / Servings Per Container: About 15
Packaged in the USA by a family owned and operated company since 1968
Organic, Non-GMO, Natural, Premium Quality, Highest Purity, Large Size
Their deliciously rich flavor makes Brazil nuts an excellent addition to desserts and other dishes.
Food to Live Brazil nuts are shelled and raw, you can roast and flavor them to your taste.
Wonderful source of selenium and many essential minerals, these nuts are great for you.
Packed in a resealable bag that will keep your Brazil nuts fresh for many months.