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Organic Teff / ጤፍ drink / መጠጥ

Posted by addisethiopia / አዲስ ኢትዮጵያ on April 22, 2013

bebida-ecologica-teffThe Spanish company from Valencia, Spain, Amandín, has just started marketing and selling good-old ‘Teff/ጤፍ as a health drink. We Ethiopians eat + run, Europeans drink and …?

The Teff: a gluten-free cereal

Teff is a cereal first grown in Ethiopia 5.000 years ago. It is rich in fiber, carbohydrates and minerals (calcium, iron and magnesium). It is highly appreciated by sports practitioners for its properties in helping to restore energy levels. This drink has no added sugars. It only contains naturally occurring sugars. But its main virtue is that it is a gluten-free cereal making it perfect for all people with gluten intolerance.

The Amandín organic Teff drink, like the rest of Amandín vegetable drinks, is lactose free and does not contain milk proteins. And is low in fat. Amandín Organic Teff drink is certified a by Comité de Agricultura Ecológica de la Comunitat Valenciana, CAECV, and for the Comité de Agricultura Ecológica de la Unión Europea


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