Raw Pumpkin Seeds, No Shell (Pepitas)

Raw Pumpkin Seeds, No Shell

1lb Bag - $4.89

Earn up to 72 points.

Pumpkin seeds have a slightly sweet and somewhat nutty flavor. They can eaten raw, roasted, or toasted. They can enhance the flavor and elevate the nutritional value of homemade granola and a variety of baked goods, soups and many other sweet and savory dishes. The texture of the seeds have the ideal balance of chewy and crunchy that makes them a satisfying snack.

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Health Benefits of Raw Pumpkin Seeds

Raw Pumpkin Seeds, No Shell (Pepitas) NUTRITION FACTSPumpkin seeds are native to the Americas. They are sometimes called pepitas. The word pepita reflect its connection to its heritage which is Mexico. Raw pumpkin seeds possess a variety of distinctive nutrition-related characteristics. Many nuts and seeds contain vitamin E. The differentiating feature these seeds offer is that they contain vitamin E in a variety of forms. In addition to that distinction, these seeds also contain phenolic antioxidants in diverse forms.

Raw pumpkin seeds have long been revered for their nutritional value. They offer a diversity of antioxidants, boost immunity and are an excellent source of zinc and protein.

With the vast array of health benefits raw pepitas offer, almost anyone can find health-related reasons to incorporate these tasty seeds into their diet. Days simply tend to go better when you are in a good mood. The L-tryptophan in these seeds can help improve you mood and prevent depression. It has been proven that sleep deprivation can adversely affect your health, your mood and your concentration. Studies suggest that eating raw pumpkin seeds a few hours before bedtime can improve your quality of sleep. Studies have also shown that these seeds have anticancer properties. They are a heart-healthy food. They are the only seeds that are alkaline-forming.

Ingredients: Pepitas. Product of China or Mexico.

Storage and Shelf Life

Store in a cool, dry place. Shelf life: bags – up to 1 year. Bulk – up to 6 months.

Allergen Information

Manufactured on shared equipment with peanuts, soybeans, tree nuts, milk, eggs, wheat and whey.

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12 reviews for Raw Pumpkin Seeds, No Shell (Pepitas)

  1. 4 out of 5

    (verified owner):

    Pretty good quality seeds, great price, very clean, highly recommend to others.

  2. 5 out of 5

    (verified owner):

    Very fresh and nice size.

  3. 5 out of 5

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    I ordered these along with a variety of nuts and dried fruits to make a mixture as a gift for my daughter in college. Everything is good quality and came in cute packaging.

  4. 5 out of 5

    (verified owner):

    Delicious. Packaging was heavy and resealable.

  5. 5 out of 5

    (verified owner):

    I am very pleased with the quality. I will continue ordering my pumpkin seeds from nutstop.

  6. 5 out of 5

    (verified owner):

    I will mainly be using these for granola, but a few seem to jump into my mouth here and there ad I make it. So delicious and fresh. I do love the reclosable bags. I may throw some of these in my cereal too. Wonderful stuff!

  7. 5 out of 5

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    As with everything i have had from Nutstop.com the Pepitas and milk chocolate bridge mix are just killer and very fast shipping,plus you can use pay pal the safe way to pay what with all the crooks out ther in cyber land.You can’t go wrong.

  8. 5 out of 5

    (verified owner):

    I usually buy my pumpkin seeds at a local supermarket but while surfing the
    internet, I accidentally found Nutstop.com. Gave them a try and this turn out to be
    the best accident I ever had. The product was fresh and delivered on time .
    But best of all it’s half the price compared to the supermarkets….. What more can you ask for.

  9. 5 out of 5

    (verified owner):

    I eat these in just about everything. Oatmeal, yogurt, salads, and whatever else tickles my fancy. I highly recommend these, they are so very yummy!

  10. 5 out of 5

    (verified owner):

    Fast shipping! Great product! 🙂

  11. 5 out of 5

    (verified owner):

    Fresh & tasty pumpkin seeds! Great!

  12. 5 out of 5

    (verified owner):

    Will be ordered often. I love them and they are so versatile. I use them in almost everything. I am addicted to these. Nutstop is the best online seller on the web. I HIGHLY recommend them.

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