Red split lentils
Red split lentils are a crop of the legume family. Red split lentils are, according to many people’s opinions, tastier than other varieties of legumes.
Red split lentils are obtained by grinding lentils which contain red cotyledons under the shell and then splitting them into halves. Red split lentils are used for food, animal feed, and also in folk medicine.
Main Characteristics of Red Split Lentils
The technical characteristics of this product are shown below:
- Moisture — up to 14%;
- Weed impurity — max 2%;
- Grain admixture — max 2%;
- Broken grains — max 5%.
Red split lentils are known as a good source of fiber and protein. They also contain calcium and vitamins A and B. Seeds are about 0.5 cm wide with a delicate mushroom aroma and a soft texture. The skin has a dark raspberry color and the core is a deep orange-red hue. During the heat treatment period, the color of the red split lentils becomes paler.
Red split lentils contain a large amount of easily digestible protein of natural origin.
In addition, the composition of red split lentils includes amino acids, vitamins of groups A, B, as well as PP and E. Also, there are important macro- and microelements that are contained in the chemical composition of red lentils, such as potassium, sodium, phosphorus, magnesium, calcium, as well as manganese, iron, fluorine, zinc, molybdenum, iodine, cobalt and others.
Red split lentils are red-colored because they contain a lot of beta-carotene.
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