Herbs and Spices Perth Australia

Cashews Raw 1kg

In English name for Cashews comes from the Portuguese name "Caju" meaning fruit of the tree. The cashew seed is harvested from the fruit.
Code: CASHRAW1
Quantity: Good Supply
Availability: Always Available
$ 20.60
GST exempt
Product Documents

Usage

Popular as a snack food and is also used in cooking, dips, ice-creams, sauces etc.  Delicious in vegetarian dishes.

Medicinal Powers?

Great source of Protein, Healthy Mono-Saturated Fats, Calcium and Iron.

The oil extracted form the cashew seed may help to cure cracked heels. When the seeds are ground into a powder, they might have an anti-venom effects for snakes bites.

They also could have some medicinal properties such as aiding the immune system and possibly relieving the effects of diabetes.

Fun Facts

A fruit drink made from the cashew apple pulp has a very refreshing taste and a tropical flavour. It has been described as have the flavour of Mango, raw green pepper and a hint of grapefruit.

Cashews are harvested by hand !

Country of Origin!

Culpepers' Cashews come from Vietnam or India!