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Black Turtle Beans

Organic
500g

Prized for their high protein and fibre content, black turtle beans are naturally gluten free and because of their meaty texture, they frequently appear in classic dishes and work well in stews, sauces, salads and side dishes. Remember to soak overnight before cooking

The benefits.

  • Helps blood cell formation and function (iron and vitamin B9)
  • Helps protect cells from damage and is important for healthy bones (manganese and phosphorus)
  • Aids your energy creation, immune system and nervous system (copper)
  • Supports a healthy immune system and aids in wound healing (zinc)

What goes in.

Organic black turtle beans

What's kept out.

Pesticides, insecticides, and fungicides.

Did you know?

Did you know most beans need to be soaked prior to cooking? Like all whole grains, these nutritional gems have an outer shell containing anti-nutrients that our bodies find difficult to digest. Rinse them off (and boost the vitamins, minerals, protein and antioxidant levels) by soaking the barley for at least 2-4 hours before whipping up your meal.

Geography.

Product of China and packed in Australia. 

Hot tip.

Before cooking, soak overnight in enough water to cover the beans. Drain water and replace it with fresh, cold water for cooking. Bring to the boil then reduce heat and simmer for 2 hours, or until tentde Add more water if needed.  

Chef's Choice

Made by lovers of gourmet food, for lovers of gourmet food. Sounds like a foolproof recipe to us? Chef’s Choice is a proud Australian brand that’s growing every day, and it’s not hard to see why. Put simply, they’re passionate about supporting our country’s people and their health by providing the biggest selection of quality cooking ingredients at a competitive price, and supporting causes close to the Australian heart, like the McGrath Foundation. Sometimes it pays off to keep it simple.