No click
GrassFedTraditions.com HouseholdTraditions.com

HouseholdTraditions.com

Organic Whole Golden Flaxseed

Organic Whole Golden Flaxseed


Organic Whole Golden Flax Seed

FACTS ABOUT FLAXSEED

Flax (Linum usitatissimum) is a beautiful blue flowered plant grown on the plains of Central Canada and the North Central United States. Modern research has taken great interest in flaxseed. Study after study confirms that the oil and fiber components of flaxseed have wonderful health benefits.

  • Flaxseed has a high ratio of Linolenic (Omega-3) to Linoleic (omega-6) fatty acids. While many other plant seeds contain a higher ratio of omega-6 fats, flaxseed is the one of the few seeds that contains a much higher ratio of the essential omega-3 fats.
  • Flaxseed oil is one of the richest sources of OMEGA-3 fatty acid, Alpha-linolenic acid (ALA) an ESSENTIAL FATTY ACID (EFA). This fatty acid is considered essential, meaning that your body cannot make it but requires it and so must derive all of it from the diet. The average American diet is lacking in this fat. Supportive but not conclusive research shows that consumption of EPA and DHA omega-3 fatty acids may reduce the risk of coronary heart disease. One serving of Organic Whole Flaxseed provides 9 grms of EPA and DHA omega-3 fatty acids.
  • Golden Flaxseed is unique in that 48% of its total fat content is omega-3 fatty acids.
  • Flaxseed contains very high amounts of DIETARY FIBER, both SOLUBLE and INSOLUBLE. Golden Flaxseed is 28%-35% fiber, 1/3 of which is soluble, and the other 2/3 insoluble. Soluble fiber also plays an important role in maintaining the “good bacteria” in our bowel, like Lactobacillus Acidophilus and Bifidobacteria. Insoluble fiber increases the bulk of stools.
  • Flaxseed is an outstanding source of many essential nutrients, including: proteins, carbohydrates, minerals, folate, vitamin B-6, pantothenic acid, magnesium, potassium, iron, thiamine, copper, zinc, calcium and phosphorus.

PREPARATION & USE OF FLAXSEED

Flaxseed must be finely cut into a meal to get maximum benefits of the OMEGA-3 oil and dietary fiber. We recommend that you buy a coffee grinder and dedicate its use to grinding flax seeds. Once ground, the flaxseeds should be consumed quickly, as the oil inside the seeds oxidizes rapidly.

The recommended daily amount of flaxseeds to eat is about 1–2 Tbsp. The most beneficial amount for maximum nutritional value of ground flaxseed is 2 tablespoons daily. It can be mixed into 10–12 oz. of juice or water. Make sure you use plenty of water when adding flaxseed to your diet.

Ground flaxseed can easily be added on top of dishes including: baked products, stir-fry dishes, soup or stews, cereal and yogurt.

Flaxseed is 35–40% oil so a similar amount may be omitted from any recipe requiring oil that also includes ground flaxseed. Similarly, about 1 Tbls. of ground flaxseed steeped in 3 Tbls. of water for 2-3 minutes will substitute for one egg in recipes. Flaxseed contains NO GLUTEN for those with gluten allergy.

Customer Comments:

I have been using Tropical Traditions products for a number of years and have always been well satisfied with them, with both the service and the quality which is absolutely the best! Carol - Palm Bay, FL

Tropical Traditions has quality products. Everything I've ever ordered has been excellent from organic food products to all-natural skin products. They always get your order right and orders arrive quickly. I don't hesitate to order from Tropical Traditions when I'm low on an item or just when I want to try something new! Jo - Sugar Land, TX

Was this information helpful to you? Share it with others:
AddThis Social Bookmark Button

BizRate Customer Certified (GOLD) Site - Tropical Traditions Reviews at Bizrate  Read Your Store Reviews PriceGrabber User Ratings for Tropical Traditions

    SecurityMetrics for PCI Compliance, QSA, IDS, Penetration Testing, Forensics, and Vulnerability Assessment   Click for company profile

Payments Accepted:

Credit Cards, PayPal, Checks

Tropical Traditions takes all major credit cards
  
Organic Whole Golden Flax Seed
1 lb. bag
Retail: $11.99
Now: $10.30

Flax (Linum usitatissimum) is a beautiful blue flowered plant grown on the plains of Central Canada and the North Central United States. Our organic flaxseed is "golden flaxseed" from North Dakota. Modern research has taken great interest in flaxseed. Study after study confirms that the oil and fiber components of flaxseed have wonderful health benefits. A valuable source of Fiber, Essential Fatty Acids and Lignans.

divider

Want to save money on Organic Whole Golden Flaxseed?
Join the Healthy Buyer’s Club and save!
Healthy Buyer’s Club


6 bag case
$54.48 - Member’s price!
Join now!

divider
divider

Weekly Sales
Click Here

Current Sales

Virgin Coconut Oil
2 Gallons
for $99 !!
Organic Gold Label Virgin Coconut Oil
1 gallon ea.
Organic Gold Label
Virgin Coconut Oil
Retail: $240.00 (for 2)
Now: $99.00 (for 2
until Thursday July 24th
Book
50% OFF!!
The Whole Soy Story
The Whole Soy Story
Retail: $29.95
Now: $14.98
until Thursday July 24th
Soy-free Eggs
30% OFF!!
Organic Private Reserve Soy-free Eggs
4 dozen
Private Reserve
Organic Soy-free Eggs
Retail: $49.50
Now: $34.65
until Thursday July 24th
Maple Syrup
35% OFF!!

Organic Maple Syrup
16 oz.
Organic Maple Syrup
Retail: $27.00
Now: $17.50
until Sunday July 27th
Laundry Detergent
50% OFF!!
Powdered Laundry Detergent
5 pounds
Powdered Laundry Detergent
Retail: $30.00
Now: $15.00
until Sunday July 27th
Oxygen Bleach
50% OFF!!
Osygen Bleach
6 pounds
Oxygen Bleach
Retail: $30.00
Now: $15.00
until Sunday July 27th
Coconut Oil Hair Oils
50% OFF!!
Coconut Oil Hair Oils
8 oz.
Coconut Oil Hair Oils
Retail: $28.00
Now: $14.00
until Sunday July 27th
Coconut Recipes
How to Make Lemon Curd
How to Make Lemon Curd Recipe
July 23, 2014
Latest blog post from:
FreeCoconutRecipes.com

go to recipe

Special Deals
Coconut recepieS
Referal Programs
Tropical Traditions takes all major credit cards