Wild Jungle Peanuts, Raw, Organic, 8 oz
These ancient, heirloom nuts are planted by hand, in pristine, untouched conditions deep in the Amazon Jungle. The cultivation and selling of these wild jungle peanuts and other organic certified products represents the Achuar Indians only income.
These raw, organic Wild Jungle Peanuts are the only non-toxic peanuts in the world (aflatoxin-free). They have a beauty and flavor far surpassing anything you'd ever find in mass-grown commercial peanuts. Enjoy the pure, rare, rich, aromatic and earthy flavor. Their skin features an astonishing almost purple-colored striation. Health Benefits: 99.9% free of aflatoxin - aflatoxins are toxic substances made by molds. Unfortunately, aflatoxins on hybridized peanuts (all other peanuts produced in the world) are a consistent problem that creates ""peanut allergies"". Over 40% of the oils contained in this ancient peanut are oleic acid â€”an oil essential for heart health and smooth, beautiful skin. 26% protein (including amino acids like methionine) A wide array of amino acids, including ALL 8 essential ones. Contains arachidonic acid, a fatty acid typically found only in meat products. These ancient peanuts also contain 13% of the DV for Calcium and 21% of the DV for Iron.