Organic Pea Protein Powder
Botanical Name: Pisum sativum
Plant Part Used: Seeds
Processing Method: Drying, Grinding
Pea protein is a source of protein derived and extracted in powder from split peas. It is used as a functional ingredient like thickener, emulsifier, and foaming agent in food manufacturing practices. It can also serve as a supplement of protein. It contains all essential amino acids that can meet human dietary needs. It is rich in nutrients like carbohydrates, proteins, vitamins, phytic acid, saponin, polyphenol, minerals, and oxalates. It is slight bitter and metallic in taste due to the presence of saponin.