Red Seal Blackstrap Molasses 500g
As the last possible extraction of the cane in refining sugar, molasses is a truly rich source of minerals and vitamins.
Molasses is a heavy black syrup produced as a by-product of sugar manufacture. As the sugar cane plant is crushed, ground, heated and cooled to form the white crystals of refined sugar, a black syrupy liquid is left behind. The more sugar that is extracted, the thicker and blacker the molasses becomes. Blackstrap Molasses the thickest and darkest variety is exceptionally rich and nutritional. These nutrients are also exceptionally well absorbed.
One tablespoon of molasses contains 3 milligrams of iron, and over 100 milligrams of calcium. It is also rich in copper, magnesium, phosphorus, potassium, vitamin E, and the B vitamins, especially pantothenic acid and inositol.
Molasses may be used in baking, in place of honey or golden syrup, but it may also be mixed with warm water or milk, and used as a health drink. It can be eaten directly from the spoon. Many people find molasses has a mildly laxative action.
Recommended daily dosage:
Servings per bottle: 35
Serving size: 2 teaspoons (10ml).
Take 1 – 2 teaspoons daily or as required.*
Store below 25°C.
*Recommended daily intake is based on average adult diet of 8700kJ. Your daily intake may be higher or lower depending upon your energy needs.
Energy, Protein, Fat – total, Fat – saturated, Carbohydrates, Sugars, Sodium, Potassium, Calcium, Magnesium, Sulphur, Phosphorus, Iron, Manganese, Zinc, Copper, Cobalt, Iodine