Sprouts – Vegan Protein (Green Peas, Adzuki Beans, Garbanzo Beans, and Mung Beans)

This bean seed mix is made with Green Peas, Adzuki, Garbanzo, and Mung Bean sprouts. Since these beans are consumed sprouted, it’s important to note that sprouting changes their nutritional composition. Sprouted beans contain fewer calories and more free amino acids and antioxidants than unsprouted ones. Mung beans contain many healthy antioxidants including phenolic acids, flavonoids, caffeic acid, cinnamic acid, and more. Sprouts are superfoods! it only takes a few minutes a day and you’ll have crisp refreshing sprouts that are loaded with nutrients. They can be grown easily and quickly in any climate and don’t rely on soil or sun. They require only a few resources and create no waste. Plus they have tremendous health benefits and don’t require cooking. These beans are ready in only 2-4 days!
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Ingredients

Instructions

  • Use a clean glass quart jar.
  • Add ¼ cup of seeds and fill the mason jar with two cups of water. ¼ cup of these seeds will grow into one cup of sprouts.
  • Screw on the sprouting lid to the jar. Soak the seeds for 8-12 hours at room temperature.
  • Strain off the water through the sprouting lid. Rinse the seeds with water and drain again.
  • Place the jar away from sunlight upside down at an angle for 12 hours. I use a small bowl.
  • Continue to rinse and drain the seeds with water twice a day for 2-4 days.
  • Most sprouts grow to an inch while lentils, mung beans, chickpeas, and adzuki beans are good at about a half inch.
  • Add a lid to the top of the jar and store it in the refrigerator. Eat within a week for the best taste.