Amaranth

Roland® | #72168

Amaranth, also known as kiwicha, has been cultivated for thousands of years throughout South America. Amaranth is a delicious nutty grain with a range of culinary potential. Serve Roland® Amaranth as an alternative in any recipe that calls for rice or quinoa.
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Product Information

Brand

Roland®

SKU

72168

Preparation and Cooking Suggestions

Bring 1 1/3 cups of water to a boil in a saucepan. Add 1 cup rinsed Amaranth and reduce to a simmer. Cover and cook until water is absorbed (about 20 minutes). Stir frequently to prevent sticking. Remove from heat and let the Amaranth stand, covered for 2-3 minutes. Fluff with a fork and serve.

Product Category

Grains, Rice, and Legumes

Channels

Foodservice, Industrial, Retail

Product Availability

Ready to Order

Unit Size

5 LB.

Cartons per case

1

Units per case

2


Packaging & Warehouse

Case Length (in)

11.25

Case Width (in)

8

Case Height (in)

5.1

Case Net Weight (lb)

10

Case Gross Weight (lb)

11

Cases Per Pallet

180

Pallet Tie

20

Pallet Hi

9


Product Specs

Ingredients

Amaranth.

Shelf Life Days (Unopened)

1095

Actual Color

Creamy White/Light Tan

Aroma

Neutral

Texture/Feel

Crisp

Flavor

Neutral

Nutrition Facts

Servings per Container

 

About 50


Serving Size

 

1/4 Cup (45g)


Calories

 

170


 

Serving

%Daily Value


Total Fat

3g

4%


Saturated Fat

0.5g

3%


Unsaturated Fat

2.5g

 


Polyunsaturated Fat

1.5g

 


Monounsaturated Fat

1.5g

 


Cholesterol

0mg

0%


Sodium

0mg

0%


Total Carbohydrate

29g

11%


Dietary Fiber

3g

11%


Total Sugar

Less than 1g

 


Added Sugar

0g

0


Protein

6g

 


Vitamin D

0mcg

0%


Calcium

72mg

6%


Iron

3.4mg

20%


Potassium

229mg

4%


Vitamin A

0mcg

0%


Vitamin C

1.9mg

2%