Top yogurts, oatmeal and desserts, sprinkle chia seeds over salads and vegetables, blend into smoothies or stir into muffin and pancake batters.
- Chia Pudding: A deliciously nutritious breakfast, snack or dessert, simply add 2 Tbsp of Carrington Farms Organic Chia Seeds to ½ cup milk or plant-based milk, plus your choice of sweetener or flavoring if desired (honey, cocoa, matcha, etc.) and refrigerate overnight. Stir and enjoy!
- Chia Egg: Looking for a vegan egg substitute for your baking recipes? Make a chia egg by combining 1 Tbsp Carrington Farms Organic Chia Seeds with ¼ cup water. Mix thoroughly and refrigerate for 5-10 minutes until it becomes gel-like. 1 chia egg can replace one egg in baking recipes (double the recipe for 2 eggs).
- Chia Jam: Instead of pectin, make delicious jam with nutrient rich chia seeds! Simply mash fresh fruit with a fork and stir in 1 tsp chia seeds. Give the chia some time to swell up and thicken the jam. If it’s too loose, add more seeds.
Unopened Chia Seeds can be stored in a cool dry place. Once the bag is opened, it is best stored refrigerated in our resealable pouch or an opaque container. Because the cold dry environment of the freezer helps keep them fresh longer, many users choose to store ground chia seed in the freezer!
What is in Carrington Farms Chia Seeds that’s so good for me?
Good fats, great-tasting fiber, lots of lignans and antioxidants! Chia is high in omega-3 fat and alpha-linolenic acid, lignans, fiber and vitamins and minerals (calcium, potassium, magnesium).
Is chia blend safe for whole family?
Chia is a natural plant sources of vital nutrition and are considered safe for healthy people of all age groups. However, we suggest introducing to diets gradually, and it is always wise to consult a health care professional before adding flax chia blend to your diet if you have any health concerns.
What is the best way to store Carrington Farms Chia Seed?
Unopened chia blend can be stored in a cool dry place, once it is opened it is best stored refrigerated in our resealable pouch or an opaque container. Because the cold dry environment of the Freezer helps keep them fresh longer, many users choose to store ground chia seed in the freezer!
Does Carrington Farms Chia Seed really go bad?
Chia products do go bad, and we always advise not using after the expiration date on the package. If the chia blend has an off odor, bitter/sour taste, or doesn’t swell up and gel when soaked in water it is a sign you should discard the chia seeds.
Great for gluten free, keto, paleo, vegan & plant based diets!