Algae bloom on a Chinese beach. Seaweeds are good for the environment and, we believe, offer unparalleled nutritional value. They are rich in nutrients, clean and detox their environments and reduce carbon in the atmosphere. However, ‘seaweed blooms’ can become a nuisance when seaweeds take advantage of extra nutrients in sewage or farm runoffs, often […]
This section of our blog contains a selection of blog articles including why eat seaweeds, how to include sea vegetables in your every day diet, general information about seaweeds as a food source.
Strong Umami dishes are the result of the synergistic combination of different Umami foods as well as the releasing & concentrating of the amino acids.
Given the positive effect Umami has on other tastes could it be a clinical tool to help people with their dietary requirements?
While MSG and Umami may be chemically similar, there is an important distinction that significantly affects the way it reacts in your body.
One of the most common questions we answer is, ‘How do I eat more seaweed?’ More people are understand the nutritional & wellness virtues of seaweeds, but seek to understand how to use it more regularly without changing their daily habits. Seaweed can be eaten fresh from the sea, just the same way we collect […]
Knowing where to start using seaweed regularly, in our existing daily menus, can seem slightly daunting. You may be surprised to learn that before World War One, most coastal communities ate seaweed to supplement their diet, used it as medicine, building material and fertiliser for their crops. The Japanese, who typically consume a large amount […]
The nutritional value of seaweed far surpasses that of land plants. The first plants on earth, they are among the most nutrient-rich foods on the planet.
Seaweeds were the first plants on earth & the very foundation of the food chain. They have played an important role from the very beginning of life on earth.
Best seaweed to buy / which one you should eat depends on a few factors: the culinary application, the sensory experience and also the nutritional needs.
Seaweed fibres are still not well understood. Research is showing they have exceptional qualities that may prove to be essential to combat many diseases.
Seaweeds balance the body by supplying all the basic elements critical to optimal functioning, including boosting metabolism & regulating various activities.