Black beans are small beans (up to 1 cm wide), obtained from the plant of the same name, a popular worldwide legume crop.
They have a lot of distinctive features, among which are their appearance, as well as interesting taste.
In addition to culinary purposes, black beans are used as folk remedies, as an ingredient in the preparation of cosmetic masks.
Characteristics of Black Beans
The external appearance is characterized by a flattened or cylindrical shape, as well as a color in dark shades of purple. The main distinguishing feature of this product is its appearance, namely a dark color. Otherwise, these beans look exactly like white or red ones.
The beneficial properties of this legume are determined by their composition. They contain a large number of vitamins, minerals, dietary fiber.
In numbers, this product contains:
- Iron - 5.02 milligrams;
- Phosphorus - 240.8 milligrams;
- Zinc - 3.65 milligrams;
- Magnesium - 120.4 milligrams.
These elements are found in the maximum amount in black beans, but there are other substances in their composition, which together form a list of 23 items.
Also, this product is rich in folic acid, phylloquinone, vitamin B6, nicotinic acid.
This legume also contains many amino acids: arginine, lysine, glutamic acid. According to the results of the study of the nutritional and therapeutic value of the composition of this type of beans, it was found that it is the most useful plant product.
Also, there is additional important information about this product:
- Moisture – 14 -16 %;
- Weed impurity - max 2 %;
- Broken beans - max 8 %.
One seed weights about 2 grams.
Where Can I Buy Black Beans in Bulk (Wholesale)?
Agroforce, LLC is a company that offers black beans of the highest quality. You can choose our products with nothing to worry about. We have all the necessary quality certificates and we strictly follow all existing storage and transportation rules.
Our company has a great experience of exporting to European countries, among which are Italy, Hungary, Moldova, Poland, Romania, and Bulgaria.
Talking about packs, we offer several options so you can choose the best one for yourself: there are packs of 25, 50 kg, and big bags (22 kg). Also, we have different shipping terms: FCA, DAP, CIF, FOB. The shipment of the product is carried out from July till March. Our delivery is always on time which is one of our causes for pride.
Just fill in the special online form on our website if you have questions or you want to make an order. Our managers will contact you in 5 minutes.