Salt harvesting is bringing new life to the island of Molokai, which is wonderful for them and wonderful for us.
Traditionally, Hawaiians use Alaea salt in sacred ceremonies for cleansing, purification and in healing rituals for medicinal purposes. They also hold ceremonies to cleanse and purify their tools and canoes. They have been using Alaea sea salt for centuries and will probably be using Alaea Hawaiian sea salt for centuries to come.
Some parts of the world still use salt as currency and Alaea Hawaiian sea salt is becoming a part of that currency.
Alaea sea salt contains at least 80 different naturally occurring minerals that no other salt does. These minerals come from the added ‘Alaea during the harvesting process. The salt yield is about 84% sodium chloride and 16% other natural occurring minerals. Each mineral plays a vital role in the functioning of the human body, each is needed in some way. Getting these minerals delivered in a natural and mild product couldn’t be easier.
Add Alaea sea salt to your diet. Your body will love you for it and your taste buds will just go wild. One taste of Alaea sea salt and you won’t go back to table salt ever again.
The flavor of Alaea sea salt is very mellow and it compliments all types of meat dishes, stews and soups. A pinch of sea salt on your vegetables brings forth the freshness of whatever you cook. Although wonderful to use in cooking, sea salt, because of the larger grains, is not an ideal salt to use in baking.
Some people even think Alaea Hawaiian sea salt tastes wonderful on top of chocolate deserts and even their favorite ice cream. The coarse, brittle salt grains make for an interesting crunchy texture. Sweet and salty do compliment each other quite nicely.
Hawaiian sea salt is also used in cosmetics. Because it can be absorbed directly through the skin, it can draw out and eliminate toxins from your body. Red Alaea sea salt is a popular product used in spas everywhere. This salt makes excellent facial scrubs, exfoliates and masks. Once the salt is removed from your face you are left with the smoothest skin you ever had. You will look good and you will feel better.
It’s not hard to see why Alaea Hawaiian sea salt is so unique. It comes from Paradise on Earth and it offers up more than a single spice to cook with. Go ahead and cook with Alaea Hawaiian sea salt. Put it on desserts or put it on your face. Hold your own ceremony and bless something. Whatever you do, add Alaea Hawaiian sea salt to your life today.