Sign up to our newsletter for 10% off your next order >> Sign up to our newsletter for 10% off your next order >>
Salt Awareness Week - sprinkle seaweed instead of salt

From 9 - 15 March 2020, it is Salt Awareness Week. This week also marks a year since we launched our Seaweed Seasoning as a healthier alternative to the salt pot. Twelve months on, and it’s one of our best sellers.

Too much salt is a serious thing. Action Salt states that "a high salt diet raises our blood pressure, increasing the risk of having a stroke or developing heart disease" and that it is also "linked to osteoporosis, kidney disease and stomach cancer."

salt awareness week

This is where seaweed comes in. The natural saltiness of Seaweed paired with the big flavours of our award-winning blends, mean you can banish the salt caddy to the cupboard!

1g of salt is equivalent to 15g of our Seaweed SeasoningBetter still, seaweed boosts food with extra vitamins and minerals too including essential iodineThere's no fancy footwork (or cooking) required...simply sprinkle seaweed instead of salt. 

It's not just our Seaweed Seasoning either - try the full range including the multi-award-winning Seaweed Boost and Seaweed Chilli Crush.

We have a flotilla of recipes moored here, but representing the recommended daily 6g of salt, here are our top six, super-simple ways to sprinkle seaweed instead of salt.

1: Club sandwich with seaweed seasoning

club sandwich with seaweed seasoning

2. The Feminist Foodies 'Seaweed and Pepper Fries'

Seaweed and pepper fries

3. Courgetti spaghetti

courgetti spaghetti

4. Shell on prawns

shell on prawns with seaweed seasoning

5. Summer salad of feta, tomato, pomegranate, orange, french beans and Seaweed Seasoning

Summer salad with seaweed seasoning

6. Duo of Smoked Fish Pâtés with seaweed

smoked fish pate with seaweed

You can shop for Seaspoon Seaweed Seasoning, and all our other blends, from our webshop:

Shop now

  

More to explore...

Celeriac and seaweed soup
Celeriac and seaweed soup
Celeriac is a great seasonal veg and is an easy one to grow yourself if you've got your sights on being more self-suf...
Read More
Veggie one-pot with seaweed
Veggie one-pot with seaweed
We spotted this hearty stew on Melissa Hemsley's Instagram page and simply had to have a go! We've added a seaweed tw...
Read More
Pea, sweetcorn and seaweed fritters
Pea, sweetcorn and seaweed fritters
Sweetcorn fritters are a store-cupboard/freezer-food staple. Captain Kate likes to put a twist on classic recipes, so...
Read More

Leave a comment