Iodine is naturally found in seafood and sea salt
; therefore, consuming iodized salt is unnecessary today.
The world's largest gourmet specialty salt company, which announced in June kosher certification for its entire line of smoked sea salts
, noted in a January press release that sales of its gourmet salt in 2012 were up 40 percent from 2011 levels.
is produced through evaporation of ocean water or water from saltwater lakes, usually with little processing.
Granules of gourmet flaky sea salt
such as Maldon or fleur de sel or Himalayan sea salt
Hebridean sea salt
is a pure, natural, unrefined salt, which retains more than 60 naturally occurring trace elements, such as potassium, calcium, magnesium and zinc.
Commenting on the first listing of the SOLO[R]-LITE brand with a retailer that has national distribution, Leslie Wilson, Managing Director of The Low Sodium Sea Salt
Company, said: "We are absolutely delighted that the management of Hereforapouncl.com have recognised the demand for this product from consumers interested in making the transition from regular salt without paying significantly more - and the timing of the listing to coincide with Salt Awareness Week is an added bonus."
From plain to flavored to smoked and flavored, sea salt
is making an appearance seemingly everywhere today - in restaurant entrees, in packaged prepared meals, combined with caramel and chocolate, and in jars on store shelves.
Grilled Asparagus with Fried Egg & Chorizo For the Asparagus Ingredients (makes 4) 800-900g asparagus for four people or 6-7 piece, each depending on size Olive oil Sea salt
& freshly milled pepper Method Brush the asparagus with oil, season with sea salt
and freshly milled pepper and cook on a griddle pan for about one minute on either side or under a grill for about 3 minutes and keep warm.
SALEM, ORE.-BASED KETTLE FOODS has added Sea Salt
& Vinegar Kettle Brand Baked Potato Chips to its product lineup.
is harvested from the evaporation of seawater; some say it has a subtle flavor that's fresher and cleaner than table salt.
People are switching to rock or sea salt
in the mistaken belief that it is healthier, it has been claimed.
For centuries, the time-tested benefits of seawater, sea salt
, seaweed and other marine ingredients have been used in skincare.