John Sigona’s Pick of the Week: Jumbo Sized California Whole Raw Pistachio Meats
John Sigona’s dried fruit and nut selection of the week is Jumbo Sized California Whole Raw Pistachio Meats.
Raw pistachios are full of extraordinary nutritional benefits, and our jumbo sized beauties are simply the very best!
They come from a family owned and operated farm in Terra Bella, California. These pistachios are the finest quality in the world. They’re picked at full maturity to assure excellent flavor, and more importantly, all of the superb natural health benefits.
Some reasons why raw pistachios are so good for you:
A 1 oz. serving of raw pistachios provides 10% of the daily value for:
- Dietary Fiber
- Vitamin B6
Raw pistachios are rich in:
- Phytosterols, which directly aid in lowering cholesterol levels
- Monounsaturated (healthy) fats
- High-quality plant sourse of protein, providing essential and non-essential amino acids
Try raw pistachios in:
- Fresh fruit or vegetable smoothies
- Trail mixes
- All types of salads
- Focaccia bread, after heating to keep them raw for best nutritional benefits
- Pizza, after it’s baked to keep them raw and retain all nutritional benefits