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    Nutiva Organic Chia Seed (12 Ounces Seeds)

    • Form: Seeds

    • Serving Size: 1 TBSP

    • Number Of Servings: 33 Servings

    • Price Per Serving:  ($0.27 / serving)

    • Weight: 13 OZ

    • Allergens: Corn Free, Dairy Free, Egg Free, Fish Free, Milk Free, Salt Free, Shellfish Free, Soy Free, Wheat Free, Yeast Free

    • Specialty Diets: Kosher, Organic, Paleo Friendly, Unsweetened, Vegan, Vegetarian

    Product Label

      NUTIVA

      Nourishing People & Planet

      ORGANIC

      CHIA SEED

      • 5g Fiber
      • 3g Protein
      • 2.5g Omega-3

      Per Serving

      Nutiva

      The people of the ancient Aztec and Mayan empires revered chia seeds as vital nourishment. These mighty, naturally non-gluten seeds, packed with Omega-3, protein, antioxidants, and fiber, are making a strong comeback in the 21st century.

    Directions
    Enjoy them in yogurt, oatmeal, baked goods, or smoothies. No need to grind chia.

    Warning
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  • Does not contain
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  • Nutiva

    Organic Chia Seed Supplement Facts

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    Supplement Facts

    Serving Size 1 TBSP

    Servings Per Container 33

      Amount Per Serving % Daily Value
    CALORIES 60  N/A*
    TOTAL FAT 3 Gm 5%
    SATURATED FAT 0 Gm N/A*
    TRANS FAT 0 Gm N/A*
    POLYUNSATURATED FAT 2.5 Gm N/A*
    MONOUNSATURATED FAT 0 Gm N/A*
    CHOLESTEROL 0 Mg N/A*
    SODIUM 0 Gm N/A*
    POTASSIUM 60 Mg N/A*
    TOTAL CARBOHYDRATE 5 Gm 2%
    SUGARS 0 Gm N/A*
    PROTEIN 3 Gm N/A*
    DIETARY FIBER 5 Gm 20%

    *Daily value not established

    Other Ingredients:

    N/A

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    Organic Chia Seed Reviews

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    NutivaOrganic Chia Seed - 12 Ounces Seeds
     
    4.5

    (based on 13 reviews)

    Ratings Distribution

    • 5 Stars

       

      (10)

    • 4 Stars

       

      (2)

    • 3 Stars

       

      (0)

    • 2 Stars

       

      (0)

    • 1 Stars

       

      (1)

    92%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Effective (8)
    • Good value (7)
    • Simple to take (7)
    • Easy on stomach (6)
    • Easy to swallow (6)

    Cons

    No Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily use (8)
    • Children (4)
    • Supplement A meal (4)
    • Women (4)
    • Men (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • First time user (6), Health conscious (6)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Good product

    I use a tablespoon a day mixed with fruit juice and left to sit for 5 minutes. The seeds turn into a gel that takes on the flavor of the fruit juice. It took...Read complete review

    I use a tablespoon a day mixed with fruit juice and left to sit for 5 minutes. The seeds turn into a gel that takes on the flavor of the fruit juice. It took a few times to get used to the consistency, but it goes down smoothly. Chia seeds are a good source of essential fatty acids. This is a good product.

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    14 Ounces of Seed NOT POWDER

    The description says 14 ounces of powder. It was 14 ounces of whole seeds. Returning it was the worst customer service experience in my life.

    The description says 14 ounces of powder. It was 14 ounces of whole seeds. Returning it was the worst customer service experience in my life.

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    (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Simply Awesome!

    By jmo

    from boston,ma

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy On Stomach
    • Easy To Swallow
    • Effective
    • Good Value
    • Simple To Take

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Children
      • Daily Use
      • Men
      • Older People
      • Supplement A Meal
      • Women

      Comments about Nutiva Organic Chia Seed - 12 Ounces Seeds:

      Chia seeds are awesome, high in protein, creamy addition to my diet.

       
      5.0

      Excellent product, great value

      By Lang

      from Midwest

      About Me First Time User, Health Conscious

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Good Value

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Supplement A Meal

        Comments about Nutiva Organic Chia Seed - 12 Ounces Seeds:

        Better price than non-organic brands locally.

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Awesome Product

        By Andrea The Health Nut

        from Alabama

        About Me Health Conscious

        See all my reviews

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy On Stomach
        • Easy To Swallow
        • Effective
        • Good Value
        • Simple To Take

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Children
          • Daily Use
          • Men
          • Older People
          • Women

          Comments about Nutiva Organic Chia Seed - 12 Ounces Seeds:

          I love Chia seeds. I love this product. This is the only brand of Chia seeds that I buy. I love the company. I put Chia seeds in my smoothies. I also make the Chia gel to put in oat brand or any morning oatmeal cereal for breakfast. The Price is also reasonable.

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Love them!

          By 24 yr old mommy of 3

          from Northridge, CA

          See all my reviews

          Verified Reviewer

          Pros

          • Easy On Stomach
          • Effective
          • Good Value
          • Simple To Take
          • Use Them On Everything

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Children
            • Daily Use
            • Supplement A Meal
            • Women

            Comments about Nutiva Organic Chia Seed - 12 Ounces Seeds:

            Great source of protein, delicious, and can be used on anything. I mostly use them in my shakes, yogurt, and salad. My kids and I love them!

             
            5.0

            Great in Greek yogurt!

            By Tiffany

            from Michigan

            About Me Health Conscious

            See all my reviews

            Verified Reviewer

            Pros

            • Good Value

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use

              Comments about Nutiva Organic Chia Seed - 12 Ounces Seeds:

              Really good product that tastes great in my morning yogurt... Gels up and creates a tapioca like texture.

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              delicious

              By Lisa

              from New York City

              About Me First Time User

              See all my reviews

              Verified Buyer

              Comments about Nutiva Organic Chia Seed - 12 Ounces Seeds:

              The chia seeds are easy to eat and delicious. I simply put them in a little water and spoon them up like tapioca. The packaging is easy to use too with its zip lock closure.

              (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Love Chia :)

              By Nina Elle

              from Dearborn, MI

              About Me Health Conscious, Medical Professional, Natural Healing

              See all my reviews

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy On Stomach
              • Easy To Swallow
              • Effective
              • Good Value
              • Great For Constipation
              • Simple To Take

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Constipation
                • Daily Use
                • Omegas

                Comments about Nutiva Organic Chia Seed - 12 Ounces Seeds:

                Nutiva=great, trustworthy brand :)
                I love chia seeds, especially for constipation, I take 2 soaked tbsp per day. It has made a world of difference! Plus the omegas are helpful. I love Nutiva, and the price was awesome (50% off holiday deal).

                 
                5.0

                Great Chia seeds

                By Nina Elle

                from Dearborn, MI

                About Me Gluten free, Health Conscious, Organic, Vegan, Vegangluten Freeorganic

                See all my reviews

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy On Stomach
                • Easy To Swallow
                • Effective
                • Great For Constipation
                • Simple To Take

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Constipation
                  • Daily Use
                  • Omegas

                  Comments about Nutiva Organic Chia Seed - 12 Ounces Seeds:

                  Been using this brand of Chia seeds for months. Best price for raw, organic seeds. Got it for a steal during the 12 days of daily deals (Christmas time)-50% off!

                  (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  4.0

                  Creative, healthy

                  By Momof4@Peace

                  from South AL

                  About Me First Time User

                  See all my reviews

                  Verified Buyer

                  Comments about Nutiva Organic Chia Seed - 12 Ounces Seeds:

                  This was what I expected. A tiny seed that provides crunch when added on foods, but turns into a gel with small particles of crunch if allowed to dissolve into fluid. It's pretty much no taste in gel form, so you can mix it with stuff and it will take on that flavor. I make a weird concoction with mine, but be warned that you need to let it sit for at least 15 minutes in plenty of fluid if you want to get the gel. I like mixing mine in coconut milk, add Barlean's chocolate Greens powder and let it sit till it gels nicely. I haven't really tried to sprinkle it on anything and eat it while it's still in original seed form. Maybe soon? I think I'll keep using this because of all it's health benefits.

                  (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  A wonderful product!

                  By Gram of 8

                  from Birmingham, Michigan

                  About Me First Time User, Health Conscious, Medical Professional

                  Pros

                  • Delicious Taste
                  • Easy On Stomach
                  • Easy To Swallow
                  • Effective
                  • Good Value
                  • Simple To Take

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Children
                    • Daily Use
                    • Men
                    • Older People
                    • Supplement A Meal
                    • Women

                    Comments about Nutiva Organic Chia Seed - 12 Ounces Seeds:

                    I love Nutiva Chia Seeds. I add them to my morning smoothie for fiber, protein, and Omega 3's. This product is also free of GMO's and is labeled as such. The best part is that these healthy chia seeds just taste delicious!

                    (1 of 12 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    1.0

                    14 Ounces of Seed NOT POWDER

                    By The busy college student

                    from Fayetteville, AR

                    About Me First Time User

                    Comments about Nutiva Organic Chia Seed - 12 Ounces Seeds:

                    The description says 14 ounces of powder. It was 14 ounces of whole seeds. Returning it was the worst customer service experience in my life.

                    (11 of 12 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    chia seeds

                    By deb

                    from ohio

                    Pros

                    • Effective

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about Nutiva Organic Chia Seed - 12 Ounces Seeds:

                        I really like this product. Have tried several different chia seeds but like this the best. I put it on my cereal or oatmeal, in my yogurt, on my salads, in my meatloaf or salmon burgers, chili,sauces, scrambled eggs. The uses are endless. Am not happy that the size of the package has decreased but the price stayed the same :(

                        (10 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        4.0

                        Good product

                        By Anon Y. Mouse

                        from NY, NY

                        About Me First Time User

                        Pros

                        • Easy To Swallow
                        • Effective
                        • Simple To Take

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Daily Use

                          Comments about Nutiva Organic Chia Seed - 12 Ounces Seeds:

                          I use a tablespoon a day mixed with fruit juice and left to sit for 5 minutes. The seeds turn into a gel that takes on the flavor of the fruit juice. It took a few times to get used to the consistency, but it goes down smoothly. Chia seeds are a good source of essential fatty acids. This is a good product.

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                          I"ve read alot of Chia seed so wanted to try it
                          Melissa L on May 25, 2016
                          Great fiber & protein
                          Joanne S on May 21, 2016
                          Healthy seed
                          B E on May 22, 2016
                          Supposed to aid in health.
                          Catherine E on May 21, 2016
                          does it taste good?
                          Soraya D on Dec 7, 2012
                          Best Answer: No bad. Kinda nutty. If you sprinkle it on fruit or greens, you barely taste it. You can also mix it in water and it turns kind of gelatinous, but
                          I don't bother with that. I just sprinkle it on "all things breakfast."
                          It's "off the charts" good for you!
                          (it gets in your teeth, so have the floss handy)
                          Reply · Report · Noela N. E on Dec 11, 2012
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                          Hi - the directions say that I should soak the chia seeds in water before using. Do I have to do that, or can I just put the seeds in a smoothie straight from the bag? Thanks!
                          Valerie U on Apr 8, 2013
                          Best Answer: You only need to soak the chia seeds if you want to make a gel type drink with them. I just throw them into my smoothie from the bag. I also grind them in my magic bullet to make into a flour that I then add to other grain-fee flours for muffins and pancakes.
                          Reply · Report · Cherie L K on Apr 8, 2013
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                          Wondering where the seeds are from and whether they're black, white or a combination? TKX!
                          Joanna K on Feb 22, 2013
                          Best Answer: The chia seeds in this product are black, however Nutiva does make a white chia seed, and I believe it's also carried by Vitamin Shoppe. I'm sorry, I don't know where they are from. I have thrown out the package and put them in another container.
                          Reply · Report · Gail P on Mar 5, 2013
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                          Does this product really help you lose weight? How soon can I expect to see changes. I work two jobs and am not organize, can you tell me some quick and easy ways I can use this product for better efficiencey?
                          Pamela B on May 14, 2013
                          Best Answer: Just makes one feel a little fuller to assist portion control. I mix it with fruit, greek yogurt and a little soy milk and pack it for lunch. Drink water as it soaks it up. you don't want to get constipated!
                          Reply · Report · Matthew M on Jun 21, 2013
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                          where are the seeds from?
                          what is the counrty of origin?
                          A Vitamin Shoppe customer on Oct 23, 2013
                          Best Answer: The package says they are a product of Peru.
                          Reply · Report · Bonny S on Oct 23, 2013
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