Organic Irish Dulse / Dillisk (Palmaria palmata), certified Organic by the Organic Trust LtdWell known in the Irish tradition as a "salty" snack. Very common in the old times
High in Vitamin B12 and Iron would be recommended in vegan and vegetarian diets, where the lack of these elements are one of major problems
All red seaweed contain Beta Carotenes - very useful to prevent viral attacks
Delicious raw or fried. Tastes almost like salted meat. Is very useful to enhance the flavour in fish recipes.
When mixed with flour, baked in bread or mixed in hand made pasta, the taste will be totally neutralised
As with all our seaweeds, our Dulse / Dillisk is harvested along the west coast of Ireland, (Co. Donegal), carefully monitored and immediately processed fresh or gently dried. AlgAran edible seaweed are the best and the cleanest in the World!
Naturally High in Potassium, this seaweed was traditionally used in Ireland as a healthy snack.
An example recipe is included on the packet.
Why Organic Certified Seaweed?
To be certified as organic Seaweed has to be harvested and processed conforming to EU Regulations 834/2007 Reg 710/2009 (part of Reg 889/2008).
The Certification Body will guarantee the following
That the seaweed is only sourced on clean shores.
That within a few hours it will be processed.
That the harvesters have the maximum respect for the marine environment.
That the packet of seaweed you buy is safe and healthy.
That the Labels are conforming.
That there is no possible contamination throughout the whole process .
That the processing and packaging Company is Registered with the Health Board.
Algaran also guarantees with full documentation that their seaweed
Is Irish and Local.
It doesn't contain Heavy Metals (index of contamination).
Its processing temperatures never exceed 30 d.C.
It has been freshly harvested (date of harvest appears on the label).
REMEMBER! Non Organic Certified Seaweed ... might be polluted!
Vitamin C. 150-280 ppm
Beta Carotene663 i.u.
Vitamin B1 7 ppm
Vitamin B2 2-5 ppm
Vitamin B3 2-19 ppm
Vitamin B6 9 ppm
Vitamin B12 6.6 ppb
Vitamin E 1.71 ppm
Calcium 2,000-8,000 ppm
Iodine 150-550 ppm
Iron 56-350 ppm
Manganese 10-155 ppm
Zinc 3 ppm
Suitable for Vegetarians
Dried seaweed Palmaria palmata.