Alessi Farro, Butternut Squash & Kale
An ancient Roman grain. 3 g fiber per serving. 7 g protein per serving. Healthy Heart. While many factors affect heart disease, diets low in saturated fats and cholesterol may reduce the risk of this disease. All natural. Cooks like risotto. Farro, known as the Mother of all wheat was so important to the Roman legion that it was sometimes used as currency. This ancient Mediterranean grain was and is still a staple food prized not only for its taste but also for its nutritional value. High in protein and fiber, it is very easy to digest and can be enjoyed in a number of ways. Alessi Farro with Butternut Squash & Kale begins with delicious, nutty flavored, whole grain farro. To the farro, we add the sweet, pumpkin-like taste of winter butternut squash and pair it with the nutritional powerhouse, kale. With a quick twenty minute cooking time, this hearty dish satiates hunger pangs and offers a pleasing texture. Use as a side dish or as a base for a one bowl meal. www.alessifoods.com. Try our other Alessi Italian products and buon appetito!