Country of Origin
Sri Lanka (Producer: PODIE)
Organic Black Sesame is rich in vitamin E and linolenic acid. It lowers blood pressure and prevents thrombosis. Lecithin strengthens blood vessels, as well as improving concentration and memory.
Regular intake leaves your hair shiny black. Black sesame's calcium content is much higher than white sesame. Vegetarians and those who take dairy-free diets should eat 3 spoons of black sesame a day as calcium supplement.
1. Eat organic black sesame with oats, breakfast cereal, general meals and dessert to enhance nutrition.
2. Easy Sesame Porridge: Ground the seeds into powder. Add black sesame powder when the rice is ready and cook for about 5 minutes more. Season with a pinch of salt. Generally, 50g black sesame per 100g rice.
Suitable for vegetarians
About the producer
PODIE, the People’s Organisation for Development, Imports and Export, is a small scale operation which started in Negombo, north of Colombo, Sri Lanka, in 1974. FAIR CIRCLE is a guarantee member of the World Fair Trade Organization (WFTO), in partnership with PODIE since 2008.
PODIE's aim is to offer new work opportunities to young women and their families and to build a strong fair trade system in Sri Lanka. They make contact with local small scale spice producers aiming to cut out the exploitation of middlemen. PODIE also aims to provide quality products for the export market.
There are now more than 1,500 spice producing farmer families who supply their products to PODIE, and are paid more than the prevailing market price for their produce. There are also approx. 57 women working at the PODIE spice processing unit in Negombo.
1. Items sold are non-refundable.
2. The products are supplied by FAIR CIRCLE @ Hong Kong Fair Trade Power Limited
3. If in case of any dispute, FAIR CIRCLE @ Hong Kong Fair Trade Power Limited and ESD Services Ltd. reserve the right of final decision.
- Free local delivery service will be provided upon transaction amount of FAIR CIRCLE products of HK$600. For spending less than HKD$600, HKD$50 delivery fee will be charged.
- We will arrange the shipment within 4 working days after the order is confirmed.
- Please note that the delivery time will be affected by statutory holidays, natural disasters, traffic or the weather.
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