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Organic Farro

2.49/lb

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1/2 pound = 1+ cup

Organic | Non-GMO

Freezer Friendly

Also referred to as Emmer grain, Farro in Italian. This ancient grain is dated back 20,000 years. Popular in Europe, this grain is gaining popularity in the states as a healthy whole grain side or main vegetarian course. Though similar in texture, farro is more nutritious than rice and provides fiber, antioxidants, minerals and a rich, nutty flavor. Great as a risotto, in soups or a cold salad with asparagus and feta.

Storage & Cooking Instructions

Store in an airtight container in the pantry for 3 months, in the fridge for 6 months and the freezer for up to 1 year

Cooking instructions: Bring 3 cups of water to a boil. Add 1 cup of rinsed farro and aromatics such as bay or rosemary. Cover, reduce heat and simmer for 30 minutes or until tender, draining any excess water.

Nutrition Info

Ingredients: organic emmer wheat

Recipe Ideas

Farro fried rice

Mediterranean farro salad

Lemon risotto

Fun Facts

Farro has been found in the tombs of Egyptian kings

Often confused with spelt grain

Semolina flour is made from emmer

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