Our beloved grandfather, Poppy Sol, started this business in an open-air market. Three generations later, we’re still bringing smiles to our customers' faces.
— Bill, Roanoke, Virginia May 27, 2009
“Absolutely the least expensive nuts and seeds anywhere. But even better was the speed of our order. The sesame seeds were here in Virginia before I typed in my credit card number. Well maybe not quite.”
Sesame seeds come from the pods of the sesame plant. Sesame seeds can be added to breads and crackers, as well as salads. It can also be used in making tahini and halvah. Whether added to sweet or savory dishes, sesame seeds are a source of iron, magnesium, manganese, copper, and calcium. They are also a source of antioxidant lignans.