Alter Eco Quinoa, Red Description
Quinoa Like No Other
Authentic Taste, Real Impact
Inca Power Fuel
Anapqui Cooperative Bolivia
100% Small-Scale Farmers
ALTER ECO Quinoa ("keen-wah") is an ancient grain that has been cultivated in the Andes Mountains of South America for more than 5,000 years. Locally referred to as the "mother grain" and as a "protein powerhouse," it kept the Incan armies strong and robust.
Crunchy texture & beautiful red color
Gluten free, whole grain
Considered one of the best sources of protein and amino acids by the United Nations
We are a team of fair trade visionaries and food-loving explorers on a mission to connect you with our farming partners and their honest foods. When you taste the sweet justice of our mission, you will understand our persistence and accept our invitation to embrace your Alter Eco.
1,500 Farmers benefit from this project
+73%: Average increase in farmer revenue
Your Purchase finances:
-Agricultural technical training
-Quinoa rinsing & sorting facility
Amazon Reforestation in Peru: 1 tree planted offsets the emissions of 465 packs (1 lb) of quinoa
Alter Eco Quinoa, Red Directions
This nutritious quinoa is naturally fragrant and is perfect for a pilaf, tabouli or salad. For a colorful dish, mix this Red Quinoa with ALTER ECO Pearl and Black Quinoa.
One cup of quinoa for 4 people
Rinse the quinoa thoroughly and drain. Add one cup of quinoa toone and a half cups of water in a saucepan. Bring to a boil, then reduce heat and let simmer until all water has evaporated. Fluff with a fork.
For a more defined texture, sauté the quinoa in a tablespoon of ALTER ECO Olive Oil before adding water and cooking...voila a pilaf!
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Alter Eco Quinoa, Red Disclaimer
These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
| Nutrition Facts|
Serving Size: 1/4 Cup (43 g)
Servings Per Container: About 11
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Calories from Fat||25||*|
|Total Fat||2.5 g||4%|
|Total Carbohydrate||29 g||10%|
|Dietary Fiber||3 g||10%|
|*Daily value not established.|
|Other Ingredients: 100% organic red quinoa.|