Carrageen, Wild Irish Seaweed, 40g [V]

-17% Organic Carrageen Moss

Carrageen, Wild Irish Seaweed, 40g [V]

With delicate fronds and a deep pink colour, Irish Moss has a long history in Western cuisine. It is a good gelling agent suited to desserts and savoury dishes alike. It is traditionally used in the treatment of colds and respiratory problems. It has a soothing effect on the mucous membranes throughout the body. Carrageen can be also used externally to help with wrinkles, sunburns, skin rashes. It is harvested by hand where it is cut just above the root to ensure the re-growth of the algae. Often found in the lower shore, sometimes under the large brown seaweeds or in rock pools.
Goes well with fish and seafood, milk, citrus, vinegar, ginger, honey, pasta sauces, stews, chowders, patties and croquettes.

Carrageen is high in protein, fibre, Iodine, Calcium, Carrageenan, Antioxidants. Also contains Magnesium, Copper, Sulphur, vitamin A.

To rehydrate: Soak in cold water for up to 5mins with a little salt.
For best results, simmer in milk or water for around 10-20 mins before eating (no longer than 30 mins). For a stiff gel it is possible to simmer for a little longer. Rinse thoroughly before use.


Organic Carrageen Moss

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  • Product Code: Organic Carrageen Moss
  • With this product you will receive 4 reward points.
  • Availability: In Stock
  • €4.79
  • €3.99
  • Ex Tax: €3.99
  • Price in reward points: 399

Tags: Carrageen, Wild, Irish, Seaweed, 40g, [V], Vegan, Products

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