Raw Pistachio Kernels

Raw Pistachio Kernels

From £6.60

Pistachios are a great and tasty way to eat a little bit healthier. Among the different types, raw pistachios are very popular and arguably the most healthy snack there is, because it won’t add any salt to your diet.

Raw kernels are an easy snacking option if you don’t want to bother cracking them open. They can be added into your breakfasts, many dishes and desserts.

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    Pistachios became part of our ancestors’ diet because of their great taste and health advantages.  Pistachio trees are one of the oldest nut trees on the earth (estimated as 900 years old).  Pistachio trees are native to Asia, particularly Iran and Iraq.

    Pistachios used to be considered as royal nuts. No wonder why the Queen of Sheba loved these tasty nuts and ordered that the entire harvest of pistachios in her empire be allocated for herself.

    Pistachios are also affectionately known as ‘skinny nuts’ because they contain fewer calories. They are also called ‘smiley nuts’ because of their smiley appearance.

    These naturally delicious nuts are not only good fun whilst cracking them open but bring lots of valuable nutrients such as vitamins, minerals and protein to our bodies.

    Pistachio Kernel Nutritions 

    Packed with protein, fibre, minerals, key antioxidants and a rich source of energy, pistachios are a natural healthy fuel for the body. 100g of pistachio kernels carry about 560 calories. Pistachios also contain B-complex group vitamins, vitamin E, copper, potassium, calcium, iron, magnesium, zinc and selenium.

    There are various health benefits of pistachios. Eating a handful of these beautiful and delicious nuts per day may help to:

    • Improve digestion
    • Eliminate dryness from skin
    • Control diabetes
    • Protect eyes
    • Manage weight
    • Increase iron absorption in body
    • Decrease level of bad LDL cholesterol
    • Reduce the risk of cancer and heart attacks because of the enormous amount of anti-oxidants.
    • Reduce the risk of age-related macular disease

     

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    • Pistachio kernels
    • Not suitable for customers with allergy to peanuts, tree nuts, wheat, soy and milk due to the packing environment.
    • Store in a cool dry place. Once opened use reseal strip or keep in sealed containers to retain freshness.