CLAIM TO FAME: An heirloom grain grown and cultivated in the highlands of the Philippines
FAST FACTS: Adlai (Coix Lacryma Jobi L.) is also known as Jobs Tears, due to its tear-like shape. With its anti-inflammatory properties, it helps lower blood sugar levels. Compared to rice, Adlai is a potent source of protein and good fat. This particular type of Adlai is less processed, thereby retaining more nutrients and keeping its natural, nutty-like taste.
PERFECT FOR: Breakfast bowls and homemade champorado
WHAT YOU GET: (1) Brown Adlai
NET WEIGHT: 1kg
INGREDIENTS: Brown Adlai
Cook as how you would like your rice to be. Mix into sweet or savory superfood dishes.
Farm to Folk
Farm To Folk is passionate about empowering Filipino farmers in growing organic, minimally-processed products for the Filipino folk. We advocate local produce by working directly with the partner farmers hailing from various parts of the Philippines. Our mission is to build strong, cooperative relationships between and amongst producers and consumers. We hope to increase a better quality of life for the Filipino folk, by making ““healthy”” food convenient and accessible. We endeavor to create a long-term solutions for our partner farmers, and help them establish sustainable practices. Our direct-from-farm connection ensures that they are treated fairly, environmental and social impacts considered.
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