Irish dried Sea Moss can be used as an alternative to animal-derived gelatin. Because of its high vitamin and mineral content, it should be a staple ingredient in every household. It is a polysaccharide, a natural sugar form. When thoroughly mixed, it disperses through liquids to form a semi-solid structure.
Our authentic Sea Moss comes from the ocean, and is naturally sun-dried on the beautiful island Trinidad. The color of our Irish sea moss varies depending on its moisture level. Our Irish Sea Moss is wild harvested and contains natural salt, bits of net mesh from the nets used for harvesting it, and sand.
This is removed by hand prior to packaging. To remove any salt or sand, it is recommended to rinse it several times. The Irish Sea Moss is salty, but once it's rinsed and soaked it tastes very little.
Irish Sea Moss is rich in 92 of the essential vitamins and minerals our bodies require. This almost-tasteless sea vegetable is full of life-enhancing nutrients such as protein, iodine and bromine as well as calcium, iron, manganese. Moreover, it contains 92 of the 102 vitamins & minerals that our bodies need.
There are many healing benefits to Raw Irish Sea Moss. Irish Sea Moss is a soothing aid for all mucous membranes. It eases digestive problems such as gastritis and indigestion, heartburn, nausea, constipation, stomach cramps, and peptic/duodenal/gastric ulcers.
Therefore, the consumption of Irish dried Sea Moss is an effective way to avoid the winter ailments. The potassium chloride in Irish Sea Moss dissolves phlegm and reduces inflammation. This makes it a natural, healthy alternative to many over-the-counter medications.