Source: Essential Organics
Origin: Canada, Processed in the USA
This hemp protein powder is made by cold-pressing whole, raw, hemp seeds; a process which separates the seed from the oil to leave behind a dry, cake-like substance. This cake is then cold-milled further to produce a concentrated source of protein in powder form.
Hemp seeds contain all the 21 amino acids and, as a plant-based source of protein, stands out for being especially easy for the body to digest and absorb. It is also a rich source of B vitamins, dietary minerals such as manganese, phosphorous, magnesium, zinc, iron, and both soluble and insoluble dietary fiber.
Its pleasantly mild and nutty taste and exceptional nutritional density makes it an outstanding addition to a wide variety of foods and beverages including smoothies, energy bars, sprinkled on salads or in dressings, soups, stews, and in any baked goods recipes like muffins or pancake mixes (at a 25% hemp to 75% flour ratio), or enjoy it straight out of the bag!
Storage: it is recommended to store in cool (refrigerated or frozen), dark and airtight conditions in order to minimize oxidation and prolong its shelf life.