Hemp Farm Hemp Seed Protein Flakes 450g
Upgrade your pantry with our raw hemp seed protein flakes. In order to produce the healthiest and highest quality hemp flakes takes the utmost care, we cold-press the hemp seed to create a raw, light flake that will amplify the flavour of any dish – without the grittiness. Hemp protein flakes differ from hemp seeds and hemp protein in that they contain 68 percent less fat, though are still 55 percent protein.
Hemp is considered a superior protein source due to the fact it is a complete, sustainable protein source, including the nine essential amino acids that your body is unable to produce on its own and so we must obtain these from our diet. Amino acids are the building blocks for all protein in our bodies – vital for tissue growth and repair, the daily functioning of our bodies. Beyond muscle repair and recovery, hemp protein is known for its’ anti-fatigue properties, digestive support and role in maintaining a healthy immune system.
Hemp seeds also contain an optimal ratio of Omega 3, 6 and 9, plus GLA, a natural fatty acid which has been shown to reduce inflammation in the body. Hemp protein contains albumin and edestin – both classified as “globular proteins” which are highly digestible proteins meaning you get the maximum absorption of your protein intake, promoting muscle development. Hemp protein is also free of oligosaccharides which can cause bloating and are often associated with whey proteins.
Just one 30 gram serving of our raw hemp protein flakes will provide your body with 16.1 grams of protein, 5.1 grams of dietary fibre and energy giving nourishment. Hemp flakes also contain a variety of other nutrients including B vitamins, magnesium and vitamin E, chlorophyll and antioxidants without any saturated fat, cholesterol, sodium or sugar.