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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.

Seaweed Blooms – When Good becomes Bad

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 […]

Creating Meals with Umami Flavour

Strong Umami dishes are the result of the synergistic combination of different Umami foods as well as the releasing & concentrating of the amino acids.

Can Umami Flavour Be Used as a Clinical Tool?

Given the positive effect Umami has on other tastes could it be a clinical tool to help people with their dietary requirements?

MSG & Umami – Are They The Same Thing?

While MSG and Umami may be chemically similar, there is an important distinction that significantly affects the way it reacts in your body.

Getting Started With Seaweeds

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 […]

Top 10 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Seaweed in Your Kitchen

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 […]

5 Ways Seaweed Can Help to Detox Your Body

Detox gently everyday by adding seaweed to your diet. Enable the body self-regulatory mechanisms that naturally eliminate toxic substances & invaders.

Understanding Seaweeds Full Nutritional Value: Vitamins, Minerals, Protein, Carbohydrates & Fat

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.

Five Reasons to Eat Seaweed?

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.

Eat the Seaweed Rainbow – Red, Green and Brown

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’s Exceptional Fibres

Seaweed fibres are still not well understood. Research is showing they have exceptional qualities that may prove to be essential to combat many diseases.

How Does Eating Seaweed Help to Balance the Body’s Efficient Functioning?

Seaweeds balance the body by supplying all the basic elements critical to optimal functioning, including boosting metabolism & regulating various activities.

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