Cashews, Raw, Organic, 16 oz

Raw Organic Cashews in a 16oz Package

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Cashews are rich in energy and nutrients.
High in protein and rich in Essential Fatty Acids.
Retail Price $17.99

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Product Code: VU-031


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Truly a sweet gift of nature, our hand-shelled (unpasteurized) truly raw cashews from Vietnam are more vibrant, fresh and delectable than ever. They are certified organic for production and processing. Creamy and delicious, they are the perfect base for desserts, smoothies or even decadent finger food.

Cashew nuts (Anacardium occidentale) belong to the flowering plant family Anacardiaceae and the genus Anacardium. They are closely related to the mango and the pistachio nut. The nuts are actually the seeds that are found attached to the bottom of the cashew apple (the fruit of the cashew tree). The definition of “raw” for the cashew industry means “not roasted”; cashew-in-shell are either boiled in oil or scorched in fire in order to condition the shell prior to cracking and speed the process. However, during that heating process the cashew degrades significantly and essential fatty acids and enzymes are destroyed. Our cashews are hand-shelled to preserve the vital nutrients, enzymes and essential fatty acids.

Cashews are rich in energy and nutrients, high in protein and rich in Essential Fatty Acids.

Healthy Fat: Cashew nuts have a lower fat content than most other nuts. The fat they do contain is mostly derived from oleic acid, a monounsaturated oil. It is also considered a beauty nutrient.

Mineral Rich: Cashew nuts are very rich source of minerals like manganese, potassium, copper, iron, magnesium, zinc and selenium. Selenium is an important micro-nutrient which functions as co-factor for antioxidant enzymes such as Glutathione peroxidases, one of the most powerful antioxidant in the body. Copper is a co-factor for many vital enzymes, including cytochrome c-oxidase and superoxide dismutase (other minerals function as co-factors for this enzyme are manganese and zinc). Zinc is a co-factor in many enzymes that regulate growth and development, sperm generation, digestion and nucleic acid synthesis.

Vitamin Rich: Cashews are also rich in many essential vitamins such as pantothenic acid (vitamin B5), pyridoxine (vitamin B-6), riboflavin and thiamin (vitamin B-1). These vitamins are essential in the sense that our body requires them from external sources to replenish and essential for metabolism of protein, fat and carbohydrates in the body.

Antioxidants: The nuts are also containing good amount of Zea-xanthin, an important flavonoid antioxidant, which is selectively absorbed into the retinal macula lutea in the eyes. It is thought to provide antioxidant and protective light-filtering functions.
Packaging: 16 oz Resealable Compostable BPA Free Biotrē® Film Bag
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Suggested Uses
  • Blend in smoothies.
  • Use as a creamy base for raw desserts.
  • Eat by the handful.
  • Mix with raisins for a delicious pick-me-up.

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5 of 5 Cashews June 3, 2020
Reviewer: Bonnie Abel from Sunland, CA United States  
The best. Lovely texture and full taste.

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5 of 5 Cashews, 16 oz, Raw, Organic March 12, 2020
Reviewer: Denise Grenier from Tucson, AZ United States  
Fresh, clean, taste. Always reliable.

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5 of 5 Cashew delight February 24, 2020
Reviewer: Henry from Tucson, AZ United States  
Creamy cashews

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5 of 5 Creamy cashews February 7, 2020
Reviewer: M.M. from Palm Harbor, FL United States  
These truely raw cashews are really good.  Love to put them in smoothies to make them thick and creamy.  Good straight out of the package.

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5 of 5 FARKING AMAZINGLY DELISH!!!!!!! January 3, 2020
Reviewer: Kendal Metz from Moon , Outer Space Bitches!!!  
Everything awesome with non stingy great portions!!   OMG raw peanut butter!!!  Hell yeah!!!!  I added some agave & sea salt to the pb container, put a dab on chocolate and then added the choc & pb to strawberries 🍓 AND an organic raw food paradise on my tastebuds happened!!!!  Cashews & almonds SOOO good!!!!!!  Thank you, definitely shopping here again!!!!

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