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Real Foods Prunes Medium 30/40 Unsorbated 12.5kg

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Prunes Medium 30/40 Unsorbated ingredients:

Medium Prunes 30/40.

About Prunes Medium 30/40 Unsorbated

Prunes are a good source of vitamin A, dietary fibre, potassium and copper. Used in sweet and savoury cooking, they're particularly nice in tagines. These are unsorbated so will appear darker than many people are used to, this is perfectly normal and simply because SO2 (sorbate) maintains the bright colour usually associated with prunes.

Prunes (or dried plums) are a good source of vitamin A, dietary fibre, potassium and copper. Delicious squeezed for prune juice or for use in baking..

Prunes are an effective digestive aid as they contain both soluble and insoluble fibre as well as sorbitol, an unfermentable sugar which has been shown to produce a good medium for the production of desirable intestinal microorganisms. Insoluble fibre adds bulk and pulls water into the intestine resulting in a softer stool that is more quickly eliminated. Soluble fibre mixes with water in the stomach to become more viscous. This can result in the stomach emptying more slowly, giving a feeling of satiety, and aiding in the absorption of important nutrients. Prunes are also highly recommended for people suffering from arthritis as they have anti-inflammatory properties.

It's up to you whether you wish to soak these prunes, if they seem dry soaking for a few minutes in hot water will help refresh them. If you are planning on cooking the prunes, soaking them in water or juice beforehand will reduce the cooking time. Some people find it easier to soak them overnight for use the next day, but it's not essential.

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Customer reviews

These were bought for me an they were sweet tender when are u restocking this i need at least 6kg it helps me so much

By on 28/10/2020

The most delicious prunes I've ever tried!!! They are just incredible, so soft and so yummy!!

p.s they are unpitted

By Anna Aksjonova on 08/07/2020

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