Tomato Powder - Organic
Lycopene is one of nature's most powerful antioxidants, and is found almost exclusively in tomatoes. This organic tomato powder rehydrates quickly to add depth and zest to recipes. Use in place of sun-dried tomatoes. Recommended to make your own keto sugar-free ketchup, tomato paste, tomato sauce soups, vegetable dishes, stews, meat rubs and sprinkled over salads.
Substitutes: Make your own sugar-free tomato paste, ketchup or tomato sauce (much cheaper especially when tomatoes are out of season) and very flavourful.
Benefits: antioxidant prevents cell damage, promotes a healthy immune system, may prevent cancer and treat asthma. Consuming tomatoes promotes eye health as lycopene may prevent or at least delay cataracts and may also slow the progression of macular degeneration, heart health, may inhibit pain caused by neuropathy, provide a control for cholesterol and lycopene may also improve cognition.
Features: Organic, Non irradiated, Kosher, Soy-free.
Ingredients: Organic Tomatoes and Organic Guar Gum (Soy-free).
Quantities tomato powder to use:
For 4 TBS Tomato Paste: Combine 1 TBS tomato powder with 3 TBS water.
For 5 TBS Tomato Sauce or Ketchup: Combine 1 TBS tomato powder with 4 TBS water and add Brown Sweetener to desired taste.
For 1 C Tomato Juice: Combine 1 TBS tomato powder with 1 Cup water.
Macros per TBS of sauce: Net Carbs 0.8g, Fibre 0.2g, Fat 0g, Protein 0.2g, Energy 21kj, sugars 0 Vitamin A 37% daily value, Vitamin C 48%, Calcium 1% and Iron 4%
Allergens: If you are allergic to tomatoes, then best not eat. This powder is organic, free of chemical sprays and much better for you.
Keto friendly recipes using this ingredient: This pure tomato product allows you to be fully in control of what goes into your sauce - just add other herbs and spices to create meal pizzazz flavours as you see fit.
Recommended for soups, vegetable dishes, stews and sprinkling over salads. For use when you need a little more tomato sauce or paste, but hate to open up a whole can. Works great to thicken pizza and spaghetti sauce.