Raw Cashew Seed/Nut is found in the lower portion of the cashew apple . Cashew in its natural form is a soft, white, meaty kernel covered by a testa membrane contained within the thick hard outer shells of kidney shaped seeds which protects the tasty kernel from the ravages of nature until it is processed.
India is the largest grower , processor and exporter in the world . It is also interesting to understand , that the new statistics of consumer interests done during 2009 has proved India is also the number one consumer of cashew kernels in the world overtaking USA .
Cashew kernels is consumed all over the world as a premium snack and nowadays more used as a preferred ingredient due to its excellent flavour and unique texture in large array of foods like sweets , desserts, ice-creams and so on . It can be dry or oil roasted , salted , coated with chocolate , spices , honey etc .
We source raw cashewnut from West African countries like Nigeria,Tanzania,Ivory Costa, and Benin.
Cashew kernels of all qualities processed in India and Vietnam.It is Intresting to know that 60% of processed Cashews consumed globally is processed and exported from India.
Cashews contain more iron per gram than lean rump steak. And if you want to increase the absorption rate of iron, eat them with a glass of orange juice, as the vitamin C in the juice significantly improves its absorption. They also provide lots of zinc and potassium. - See more at: http://www.foods-healing-power.com/different-types-of-nuts.html#sthash.7MGooBuC.dpuf
We are a well established and accredited wholesale Cashew supplier in India.
We source best Almonds from California and Afghanistan. Amongst the different types of nuts, almonds are a great choice for keeping your bones healthy - one ounce/30 gram provide 9% of the recommended amount for calcium and 27% for magnesium. - http://www.foods-healing-power.com/different-types-of-nuts.html#sthash.7MGooBuC.dpuf
Of all the different types of nuts, walnuts are unusual as they contain polyunsaturated fatty acids of both the omega-3 and omega-6 families, as well as monounsaturated fats, but no cholesterol. - http://www.foods-healing-power.com/different-types-of-nuts.html#sthash.7MGooBuC.dpuf
The pistachio (/pɪˈstæʃiˌoʊ/, -/stɑːʃiˌoʊ/, Persian: پسته; Pistacia vera), a member of the cashew family, is a small tree originating from Central Asia and the Middle East. The tree produces seeds that are widely consumed as food. Pistacia vera often is confused with other species in the genus Pistacia that are also known as pistachio. These other species can be distinguished by their geographic distributions (in the wild) and their seeds which are much smaller and have a soft shell.
Hazelnuts are another rich source of vitamin E and monounsaturates. Also a very good source of the B vitamin biotin, which promotes healthy skin and hair. - See more at: http://www.foods-healing-power.com/different-types-of-nuts.html#sthash.7MGooBuC.dpuf
Of all the different types of nuts, macadamias are the fattiest (that's why they taste so wonderful!), although a large proportion of this is the healthy monounsaturated variety. Just go easy if you're watching your weight. - See more at: http://www.foods-healing-power.com/different-types-of-nuts.html#sthash.7MGooBuC.dpuf
The pecan is a delicious nut that, like other types of nuts, owes much of its flavour to its high fat content, most of it in the form of heart-healthy monounsaturated oleic acid. - http://www.foods-healing-power.com/different-types-of-nuts.html#sthash.7MGooBuC.dpuf