Vitacost Certified Organic Cold-Milled Flaxseed Description
Certified organic, non-GMO flaxseed. Easy to mix into foods or drinks for an instant fiber and protein boost.
Vitacost Certified Organic Cold-Milled Flaxseed is a quality, great-tasting ground flaxseed offering an easy way to add whole-food nutrition— fiber, protein and more—to foods or beverages.
Each two-tablespoon serving supplies:
Vitacost Certified Organic Cold-Milled Flaxseed is cold milled, meaning seeds are not crushed or ground but rather milled, leaving as much natural oil as possible within natural cell walls to retain maximum nutritional value.
To use, simply mix into yogurt, oatmeal, soups or other spoonable foods; sprinkle it on salads or snacks; or use it in cooking or baking (omelets, homemade breads and more). It has a light, wholesome, nutty flavor.
A natural, conscious approach to nutrition, from the inside out!
Free of artificial colors, flavors and preservatives
No chemical fillers, binders or stearates
Labels printed on recycled paper with water-based ink
Vitacost nutritional products are manufactured to high standards of quality, efficacy and safety. Each Vitacost product meets or exceeds the standards and requirements set forth in the FDA’s Code of Federal Regulation (21 CFR, 111) Current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP).
Suggested Use: May be eaten alone or added to smoothies, cereal, omelets, yogurt, soups, salads, snacks or mixed with your favorite food. May be used in baking. Reseal and refrigerate after opening. Best if used within 45 days after opening. May be resealed and frozen to extend shelf life. Before opening keep dry and at room temperature (59°- 86° F [15° - 30°C]).
Milk, eggs, peanuts, tree nuts, crustacean shellfish, fish, soy, gluten, titanium dioxide.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Serving Size: 2 Tbsp. (15 g)
Servings per Container: About 28
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Total Fat||7 g||9%|
| Saturated Fat||0.5 g||3%|
| Trans Fat||0|
|Total Carbohydrate||4 g||2%|
| Dietary Fiber||3 g||11%|
| Total Sugars||0 g|
| Includes 0g Added Sugars||0%|
|Vitamin D||0 mcg||0%|
*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.
Other Ingredients: Organic milled flax seed.
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Dark Chocolate-Oat Dessert Balls
What’s better than dark chocolate? A tasty treat that’s good for you and satisfies your chocolate cravings! Grab these oat dark chocolate dessert balls when you’re on the go or just in need of a solid snack.
Dark Chocolate-Oat Dessert Balls
- ½ cup oats
- ½ cup coconut flakes
- 1 Tbsp. ground flax
- 3 Tbsp. cocoa powder
- 8 pitted dates (soaked in hot water for 5 minutes)
- 1 Tbsp. coconut oil
- 2 Tbsp. water
- ½ cup oats (for rolling)
- In food processor, pulse together oats, coconut flakes, flax and cocoa powder.
- Add dates, coconut oil, and water. Pulse to combine.
- Use a tablespoon to scoop batter, then roll into ball and place on plate. Repeat for remaining batter.
- In dry skillet over medium-low heat, toast remaining oat until they’re golden brown (about 5 minutes).
- Roll balls into toasted oats.
- Chill until firm before serving.
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