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Melassa - Bio

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Melassa - Bio

Molasses is a by-product of the processing of cane and sugar beet into table sugar.

Packaging: Very practical, which keeps the contents fresh and allows you to open & close it multiple times.

See its benefits in the tab: Properties & benefits

See how to use it in the tab: How to use

Molasses is 100% natural made from cane with an old traditional recipe that gives it the unique taste of its kind, while retaining all the nutrients. It is ideal for cooking, confectionery, salads, sauces, while it combines perfectly with ice cream, yogurt, juices and coffee.

What does blackstap mean?

Blackstrap molasses is a by-product of the cane refining process. The cane is washed to make juice, and then boiled to make cane syrup. A second boil creates molasses.

After this syrup is boiled for the third time, a dark viscous liquid emerges as a blackstrap molasses. It has the lowest sugar content of any cane product and is a superfood.

It contains many inorganic and organic elements of plant origin as well as natural sugars that are fully assimilated by the body.

It also contains iron, calcium, magnesium and many other minerals useful for the body and has a beneficial effect on people with the stigma of Mediterranean anemia or low hematocrit as it helps to restore hematocrit iron and ferritin to normal levels.

It is ideal during menstruation and pregnancy and has very positive results in constipation problems.

In addition to the many beneficial benefits that its glycemic index has, it is 55 and can help in cases where the use of sugar is not allowed and, above all, to be the sweet ally of diabetics.

What does molasses taste like?
Light molasses has a sweet and mild taste, while dark molasses is richer and fuller in taste, almost like saccharin for this and is used in desserts. Black molasses (Blackstrap) tends to be bitter and is not easily eaten alone.

Nutritional value of molasses

Molasses contains some basic minerals. These are: magnesium, manganese, potassium, copper, iron, phosphorus, chromium, cobalt and sodium. It is a good source of energy and carbohydrates and also contains sugars. In addition it contains various vitamins such as niacin, vitamin B6, thiamine and riboflavin. Molasses is very low in fat and fiber.

The health benefits of molasses
Molasses is very healthy, mainly due to its dense and nutritious content. It can help with many bodily functions such as reducing stress, reducing indigestion, increasing blood circulation and strengthening bones. An individual tablespoon offers a blast of sugar and carbohydrates.

Antioxidant properties

A study conducted in the USA showed that from the alternative sugar products, molasses, contains the highest amount of antioxidants compared to sugar, corn syrup, raw sugar and other sweeteners. These antioxidants protect the body from oxidative damage associated with various disorders and degenerative diseases.

Protects against period cramps

Molasses is a very good source of iron and is very effective during menstruation, where women are at high risk of iron deficiency due to blood loss. Fat-free and low-calorie is a good alternative as an iron source compared to other fat sources such as red meat.

Minerals such as magnesium and calcium in molasses help prevent blood clotting, relieve menstrual cramps and maintain the health of uterine muscles. It is a healthy alternative, compared to other menstrual medications that may have some side effects.

Controls weight

According to a scientific article, the polyphenols in molasses have antioxidant properties that can be very effective in reducing obesity and weight management.

In a study conducted to determine the role of molasses in a high fat diet, it was found that molasses extract helps reduce body weight and fat by reducing the absorption of calories by the body.

 

Improves sexual health

Blackstrap molasses is rich in inorganic manganese, which helps in the production of sex hormones. It plays a vital role in the functioning of the nervous system, in the prevention of blood clots and in the production of energy from carbohydrates. A manganese deficiency can lead to infertility, general fatigue and weak bones.

 

Treats Constipation

Molasses has been shown to be valuable in treating constipation. Research on the effect of molasses in the treatment of constipation has shown that milk and molasses enemas are just as effective as the sodium phosphate enemas commonly used in pediatric wards.

Keeps bones healthy

According to a study, blackstrap molasses is a good source of calcium. Calcium plays a very important role in maintaining bone health, in the functioning of the enzyme system, in the removal of toxins and in the function of the cell membrane. It is also necessary to keep teeth healthy and protect the body from bone diseases that are common during menopause. In addition to healthier bones, the ability to contract muscle is also attributed to the presence of calcium in the body.

 

Anti-inflammatory properties

Molasses has been used effectively in the preparation of a medicine for the treatment of rheumatism and neuralgia. The anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties of molasses make it a reliable ingredient in the treatment of such disorders.

 

Manages diabetes

Studies have shown that blackstrap molasses helps stabilize blood sugar levels. It has a moderate glycemic index and helps to slow down the metabolism of glucose and carbohydrates, which leads to lower production of insulin. It has a significant amount of the trace element chromium, which is valuable in relation to the action of insulin and the maintenance of glucose in the body.

Molasses contains the highest amount of chromium (0.266 mg / kg) compared to white sugar and brown sugar. A chromium deficiency can lead to diabetes. This can be a serious risk factor for chronic diseases such as atherosclerosis, high blood cholesterol and other heart disorders.

 

Prevents hypokalemia

Molasses has a high content of potassium, which is required for the proper functioning of cells. Potassium also plays an important role in the contraction of nerves and muscles and helps maintain heart health. Adequate intake of foods rich in potassium, such as molasses, helps prevent disorders such as hypokalemia and lowers blood pressure.

 

Improves acne

The use of molasses helps in the treatment of acne. Contains lactic acid, which helps relieve the symptoms of acne. Lactic acid is produced by lactic acid bacteria and plays an important role in carbohydrate metabolism. It is used as a natural and hypoallergenic way to treat acne and other skin disorders. In addition to molasses, lactic acid is also found in sour milk, apples and tomato juice.

 

Accelerates the healing process of the body

Molasses has been used due to its effects in the treatment of wounds and burns of the skin. It also promotes healthy tissue growth.

 

Increases the formation of red blood cells

According to recent research, molasses is extremely useful in the treatment of anemia. Helps absorb iron, form red blood cells and maintains a healthy immune system. Molasses is also rich in copper, which helps eliminate free radicals from the body. Copper and iron deficiency can lead to anemia, thyroid problems, heart arrhythmia and osteoporosis.

 

Maintains hemoglobin levels

The iron content of molasses helps maintain normal hemoglobin levels. Hemoglobin plays a key role in supplying oxygen from the lungs to other parts of the body. It is also vital for energy production and boosting metabolism.

 

Promotes growth

Blackstrap molasses is sometimes used as a pregnancy tea due to the presence of iron, vitamin B (ie folic acid) and other essential minerals. Consumption of this tea during pregnancy provides calcium, which is required for the development of the baby.

 

Keeps the nervous system healthy

Molasses contains magnesium, which helps the nervous system to function. It relaxes the nerves and blood vessels, balancing the volume of calcium. A magnesium deficiency in the body can lead to hypertension, muscle cramps, convulsions and general fatigue of the body.

 

Protects against headaches and fatigue

Blackstrap molasses is a good source of minerals and vitamins such as vitamin B6 and pantothenic acid. Deficiency of these vitamins can cause headaches, asthma, fatigue and anxiety. Consumption of molasses helps to provide these required vitamins and maintains good general health.

 

Hair care

Molasses extract is good for hair and promotes healthy hair growth. Molasses moisturizes the hair and improves its texture while preventing premature aging and graying.

PRODUCT DETAILS
Biological product
Country GERMANY
Ingredients Molasses bio BLACKSTRAP 100%
Nutritional elements per 100gr. Energy: 1247kj / 294kcal - Fats: 0.5gr. Of which saturated: <0.5gr - Carbohydrates: 68.4gr. Of which sugars: 62g - Fiber: 2.9gr. - Proteins: 2.7gr. - Salt: 0.04g -
SPECIAL PRODUCT CHARACTERISTICS
The product does not contain wheat - gluten - milk

Uses of black molasses
There are many ways in which you can use molasses.

In cooking

Molasses is quite popular, and more so for use in pastries such as pies, gingerbread and fruit cakes.

It is also used in the manufacture of rum, which is why rum as a beverage is very popular in areas where there is a large cultivation of sugar cane.

It is also used to give texture, color and flavor to brown sugar.

Molasses is usually included in desserts and sweet flavors and can be mixed with tea or coffee.

However, you can simply consume a spoonful of molasses a day and enjoy all its nutrients!

Shipping & Payment Methods

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Shipping Methods

The products are sent by courier (Geniki Taxydromiki).

Shipments are made only in Greece.

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Payment Methods

1. Cash on delivery. Payment is made by cash, at the time you receive the products.

2. Debit/Credit/Prepaid Card. Payment is made through the Easypay service of Piraeus Bank. Transactions made through our order form are completely secure and there is no risk of fraud, since the management of the payment process is covered exclusively and directly by the Easypay system of Piraeus Bank with an additional level of security Verified-by-Visa, MasterCard Secure Code and 3D-Secure. * In case there is a shortage in any of the products you have already ordered and paid by card, we will contact you immediately for further consultation or refund

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