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Benoit – French Black Rice from Camargue, 500g Bag

Benoit – French Black Rice from Camargue, 500g Bag

$6.40

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Benoit Camargue Black Rice is a French long-grain rice rich in iron and gives off a purple hue and nutty flavor when cooked

Description

  • This French black rice resembles Canadian wild rice, though it comes from a different plant
  • Also known by the Chinese as “forbidden rice” because it was so rare that it was reserved for royalty only
  • Camargue is marshy region in the south of France where rice is a main crop
  • Cooking time: 30-40 minutes

Additional information

Weight 17.8 oz
Dimensions 6.5 x 4.5 x 1 in

The Benoits are fourth-generation rice growers in Camargue who are passionate about rice cultivation. Camargue is a flat marshy region south of France where rice is the major crop. Camargue rice has obtained PGI (Protected Geographical Indication) certification, which ensures the origins and quality of the product.