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Sea Asparagus Pesto - FBX

$14.00
Sea Asparagus Pesto - FBX

Sea Asparagus Pesto - FBX

$14.00
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Wild-grown superfood sea asparagus (salicornia) is a salty, crunchy succulent hand-foraged from wild Alaskan beaches, usually at the mouths of ocean inlets where salty sea meets fresh mountain streams. It's blended with a variety of herbs and lemon to create a bright, nutritious pesto that’s perfect with pasta, fish, or veggies. Sold in 8oz. jars.

INGREDIENTS: Sea Asparagus, Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Basil, Reconstituted Lemon Juice (Lemon Powder, Water), Almonds, Parmesan (Pasteurized Part-Skim Cow’s Milk, Cheese Cultures, Salt, Enzymes), Garlic, Pepper.

Contains: Milk, Almonds |  Made in a facility that processes Fish, Shellfish, & Nuts.

The official name of this edible aquatic succulent is Salicornia, but it has many nicknames such as, beach asparagus, sea beans, pickleweed, glasswort, or samphire. Sea Asparagus is a delicate little sea vegetable that packs a big punch when it comes to nutrition and health benefits:

  • It is particularly high in A, C, and B-complex vitamins and source of calcium, iodine, and iron.
  • Salicornia also contains a large amount of folic acid which helps make healthy red blood cells that carry oxygen around the body. 
  • It is also one of a few foods that naturally contain TMG, a super antioxidant used to enhance athletic performance and improve heart and liver health.