Really appreciated for the high-quality standard. Peanuts have a really sweet taste, which keeps unalterated for months after the toasting process.
Country of Origin: Egypt, Awaynat. This area has a drained and sandy or sandy-clayey terrain, with a positive level of rainfalls (or irrigation) during the main stages of the vegetative cycle.
Harvest season: late August.
Peanuts grow underground and they belong to the enormous family of pulses.
Peanuts help lower the risk of cancer and Alzheimer. According to some reaserches carried out in Taiwan, the use of peanuts at least twice a week contributes to a substantial lowering of the risk of colon cancer up to 31%. A recent article appeared in the Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry, explains how niacin, a substance contained in these fruits, constitutes a efficient help as concerns the prevention of Alzheimer.
Nutritional values per 100g
(Values per 100g of edible product)
|Valore energetico in KJ/ Energy||2502|
|Valore energetico Kcal/ Energy||598|
|Grassi/ Fat g.||50|
|di cui acidi grassi saturi/ of which saturates g.||3,6|
|Carboidrati/ Carbohydrates g.||8,5|
|di cui zuccheri/ of which sugars g.||3,1|
|Proteine/ Protein g.||29|
|Sale/ Salt g.||0,01|