The Artemide variety derives from the combination of Venus rice (medium grain and black pericarp) and Indica rice (long, narrow grain and white pericarp). It is brown, aromatic, black in colour. Artemide rice has an intense and pleasant aroma. Grains have a nice elongated shape.
Riso Buono Artemide is one of the healthiest types of rice that is available on the market, for it is rich in B-group vitamins, Minerals such as Calcium, Selenium, Zinc, Magnesium and Iron, and Antioxidants called Anthocyanins even in greater quantity than in red fruit.
It reduces the signs of ageing, thanks not only to antioxidants but also to B-group vitamins and minerals, especially Selenium, of which black rice is rich in and that slow down the ageing process at a cellular level.
It prevents many diseases, dissolves fat in the blood and reduces cholesterol; it reduces the risk of the elderly develop- ing Alzheimer’s disease. It prevents cancer in general and especially colon cancer and intestinal cancer since it is a natural anti-infiammatory agent.
This rice is very indicated for athletes because it reduces physical and mental fatigue thanks to magnesium, and it is also gluten free.
Dishes: Artemide rice is excellent when cooked with cheese, fish, vegetables and mushrooms.
Cooking Time: From 35 minutes depends on taste.