Sacha Inchi

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Also known as Inca Peanuts or Inca Nuts, Sacha Inchi is touted by many as one of the best new superfoods. One of the richest sources in the world of omega fatty acids, Inca Peanuts are also loaded with protein, fiber, and antioxidants. Our Sacha Inchi is dry roasted to nutty, crunchy, perfection - truly a super food!

Grown in the Amazon Rainforest and the high Andes Mountains of Peru, Sacha Inchi has been part of the Inca diet for 3000 years. The Sacha Inchi plant, Plukenetia volubilis, is a rainforest vine, with star-shaped seed pods, meaning that Inca Peanuts are technically seeds, not nuts. However, our Sacha Inchi seeds do have a unique, mild, nutty taste that many compare to that of a dark roasted peanut with a slight woody flavor.

Sacha Inchi's benefits for health and nutrition have been widely publicized recently, especially by medical personality Dr. Oz, who lists it as his best snack for weight loss. Medical studies have shown that Sacha Inchi's high concentration and proper balance of omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids reduces the risk of heart disease, and its fats are largely monounsaturated and polyunsaturated. Finally, as a complete protein, Inca Peanuts contain every amino acid. Try lightly tossing in a little olive oil and sea salt to create a great taste!

Sacha Inchi: Our Registered Dietitian's Top Pick

Our Registered Dietitian and Health Nut likes that Sacha Inchi provide a complete sources of protein because they have all essential amino acids and a small handful (one ounce) has about 8 grams of protein.. They add great crunch to salads or a perfect for swap from traditional nuts.

Customer Reviews

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“Good prices, fresh product, excellent customer service, and fast shipping. Need I say more? :)”

, Toronto, ON July 6, 2011

“The product arrived super fresh and in a resealable bag. I was expecting to receive my shipment a few days later, but got it the next day!

Thumbs up!”

, Brooklyn, NY June 30, 2011

“Once again, my order came right away, everything's great and you guys are way too cool. Thanks so much!”

, West Chester, PA June 27, 2011

“Another successful experience with your company--first , Mother's Day and now, my mom's 85th birthday! The dark chocolate is her favorite--Thanks for a quality products with excellent service and fast delivery!! Love, Linda”

, Seffner, FL June 18, 2011

“Thank you so much for such a prompt delivery.

I am very pleased with the products I ordered.
Also thank you for the surprise Quiona . A product I am very familiar with and enjoy.

, north haverhill June 8, 2011

“I got a fast delivery and the nuts were great. I will do business again. ”

, Mauldin, SC June 2, 2011

“I love when they send me my nuts via UPS. Nuts Online rocks...”

June 1, 2011

“Loved everything I ordered. Service and products are outstanding. Received order the next day. I ordered the sugar free Gummi Bears (cannot tell they are sugar free). Also ordered the dried Okra, outstanding (and I don't normally like okra). Also ordered the Sachi Inchi nuts, boy are they good. And to add to all that I ordered you even sent me a sample of the Veggie Chips. They're great! All in all will be reordering all of the above again. You guys are terriffic!!!!!”

, New York, NY May 28, 2011

“i received the inca nuts and they are so very fresh.....,they are not the best tasting but i knew that....i ordered them because they are so good for you and recommended by dr. oz......i wonder if you could tell how many i should eat each day.....thank you .......i will be ordering many more ......judy”

, toledo, ohio May 9, 2011

“What do you get your 84 year old mother for Mom's day at the last minute when you live in Fla and she lives in PA?Well, mom heard about Inca Peanuts on Dr. OZ and of course, had to have them--I surprised her for Mother's Day and decided to add the dark chocolate walnuts to the "mix". Talk about FAST, Talk about Delish--but most of all SHOUT about HOW WONDERFUL YOU ALL ARE!!! This was my first order but NOT my last!Thanks so much! Love, Linda”

, Florida May 5, 2011

“So happy to receive my order on the day it was promised! Loved the packaging, so cute and funny!! :-)
Everything was very fresh. I will definitely order from nuts.com again and already recommended it to friends. Thank you for the free sample of chia seeds!!!”

, Plantation, Fl March 17, 2014

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 28g (~1 oz.)
(Approx. 16.2 Servings/Pound)

Amount Per Serving
Calories 170
Calories From Fat 126
%DV
Total Fat 14g 22%
Saturated Fat 1g 5%
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 0mg 0%
Total Carbohydrate 6g 2%
Dietary Fiber 6g 24%
Sugars 0g
Protein 9g
Vitamin A 0% Calcium 4%
Vitamin C 0% Iron 4%

Ingredients

Dry roasted Sacha Inchi

Packaged in the same facility as peanuts, tree nuts, wheat, soy, and milk products.

Storage

Store under refrigeration for up to 6 months.

Country of Origin: Peru

ID: 4322

From our family to yours, since 1929

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.

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