Garden Spinach 750g

Garden Spinach
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Spinach

 

McCain Garden Spinach are made using only the best quality locally grown vegetables, harvested at its peak and frozen at its freshest to preserve quality, nutrition and taste. Our nutritious chopped spinach can be enjoyed on its own or in a variety of dishes providing delicious nutrition for the whole family to enjoy.

Check out our Spicy Sweet Potato & Spinach Stew Recipe

 

No Prepping. No Preservatives.

Cook from Frozen

Storage Instructions

BEFORE OPENING: KEEP FROZEN AT -18°C OR BELOW.

AFTER OPENING: CLOSE THE BAG AND KEEP FROZEN AT -18°C OR BELOW.

Cooking Instructions and Suggestions

FOR BEST RESULTS COOK DIRECTLY FROM FROZEN.

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BOIL
  1. Place required quantity of Spinach into an equivalent amount of boiling salted water.
  2. Boil for approximately 3 minutes.
  3. Do not cover the pot with a lid.
  4. Drain the water.
  5. Season with salt and pepper.
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MICROWAVE
  1. Place 250g Spinach in a suitable microwave container.
  2. Cover with cling wrap and pierce with a fork.
  3. Microwave on HIGH as per table below.

 

650 – 750W

5 minutes

850 – 1000W

4 minutes

 

  1. Season with salt and pepper.

TYPICAL NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION (as packed) 

 Single serving = 80g

 

Per 100g

Per single serving

% NRVs* per single serving

Energy (kJ)

115

92

-

Protein (g)

2.3

1.8

-

Glycaemic Carbohydrate (g)

2

2

-

      of which total sugar (g)

0.5

0.4

-

Total Fat (g)

0.0

0.0

-

      of which Saturated Fat (g)

<0.1

<0.1

-

Dietary Fibre# (g)

2.2

1.8

-

Total Sodium (mg)

124

99

-

Vitamin A (μg RE) 

168

134

15

Vitamin B6 (mg)

0.2

0.2

9

Calcium (mg)

136.0

108.8

8

Iron (mg)

1.3

1.0

6

*NRVs = Nutrient reference values for individuals 4 years and older.

#Prosky (AOAC, 1990).

Information applies to product as packed. Nutritional information is based on South African Medical Research Council Food Composition Tables.

**An additive and preservative free food as is the case with all frozen vegetables.