Yupik’s Chia Seed Powder is a coarse blend of black and white chia seeds! Chia seeds are neutral in flavor and crunchy in texture. Chia seeds can be added to baked goods, salads, or topped over foods, such as yogurt. When added to liquid, chia seeds swell and absorb up to 12 times their weight. In liquid, chia seeds form a gelatinous exterior and tend to clump together. Buy chia by 500g, kilo, or case to keep your cupboard well-stocked with this pantry must-have! Conveniently pack portion controlled baggie’s to store your car, backpack, and desk with this healthy addition to water, juice, or even cold coffee/tea!
HEALTH BENEFITS: The 411 on chia!
Not only are chia seeds versatile, they’re also filled with nutritional goodness! Here are some of the facts:
- This is a *newly* added product!
- Product of Canada
- Sugar-free, sodium-free
- Excellent source of fiber, protein, iron, and calcium
- Contains omega-3 fatty acids
CULINARY TWIST: Top, blend, or gel!
Add chia powder over salads, cereal, yogurt, or into baked goods, pancake mixes, and waffle mixes! You can also blend chia powder in smoothies or green juices. When liquid is added to chia powder, they ground granules swell and become gelatinous -- perfect for making chia puddings or thickening soups!
ABOUT CHIA SEEDS: Did you know?
Ch-ch-chia! The nostalgic Chia Pet used chia seeds, which then sprouted into edible greens! They are similar to alfalfa sprouts in both taste and texture.
HOW TO STORE CHIA: Preserve freshness!
Store in a cool dry place for up to 18 months.