1. Why choose Hennessy’s Hemp Seeds?
Most importantly Hennessy’s Hemp Seeds are always Grown Organic and Packaged Fresh. We offer only the freshest, and most delicious hemp seeds available. Also, because we only offer US Grown Hemp Seeds, Hennessy’s Hemp supports American Hemp Farmers and contributes to the Infrastructure needed for the sustainability of American Grown Hemp, and by choosing Hennessy’s Hemp, so do you!
2. What are the Nutritional Benefits of Hennessy’s Hemp Seeds and why are they called a Superfood?
Hulled hemp seeds provide an array of easily assimilated, essential nutrition. The inner ‘meat’ of the hulled hemp seed naturally contains ALL 20 essential and non essential amino acids making hemp seeds a source of Complete Protein.Hemp seed protein structure is 65% edistin and 33%albumin, so its protein is very similar to that found in human blood plasma and is easily digestible.Hulled hemp seeds are nature’s highest botanical source ofEssential Fatty Acids, (good fats), such as Omega 3, and are balanced in Omega 3, 6, & 9, specifically in alpha-linolenic acid (ALA) and gamma-linolenic acid (GLA). Hemp seed shave more essential fatty acid than flax or any other nut or seed. Hulled hemp seeds are a rich source of phyto-nutrients and naturally contain vitamins B1, B2, B6, as well as lecithin and inositol which are important and often overlooked nutrients. Hulled hemp seeds are naturally loaded with a variety of essential Minerals like Zinc, Magnesium, Iron, Manganese,Potassium, Calcium, as well as many Trace Minerals too!! The incredibly nutrient density and complete bio availability of the hulled hemp seed makes it one of the most supreme of all Superfoods!
Each 30g Serving Naturally Contains:
- 10g Protein
- 12grams Omega 3
- Iron 30%(DV)
- Magnesium 48% (DV)
3. What are some ways people eat Hennessy’s Hemp Seeds?
Hulled Hemp Seeds are enjoyed by the handful or added to any food and even blended into homemade hemp milk. Hennessy’s Hemp Seeds can enhance almost any food!
- nut butters
- pasta sauces
- fresh fruit
- stir fry
- scrambled eggs
4. Should Hennessy’s Hemp Seeds be refrigerated?
Storing hulled hemp seeds in the refrigerator is a good idea to extend the shelf life and preserve the freshness of your hemp seeds, however it is not necessary.We do recommend storing your hulled hemp seeds in a glass jar for extended periods of time. Generally speaking, a pound of hemp seeds is usually consumed within 3-8 weeks. Any longer than 8 weeks and we recommend storing in the refrigerator or a glass jar.
5. Are Hennessy’s Hemp Seeds Raw?
Yes! Hennessy’s Hemp Seeds are Cold-Processed under 104°F from Raw, Fresh hemp seeds. Then a mechanical process is employed to remove the inner ‘meat’ from the shell of the seed, giving us wonderfully delicious, nutritious, and bioavailable hulled hemp seeds, (hemp hearts). Hennessy’s Hemp Seeds are always stored in cold warehouses and are never heat sterilized. Totally Raw and Truly Fresh!
6. Are there any side effects from eating Hennessy’s Hemp
No. They are safe to consume without any common allergens. They are naturally gluten free, GMO free and 100% Hemp!