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Pumpkin Season

October 09, 2020

Pumpkin Season

Pumpkins, native to North America, have been grown here for almost 5,000 years. Pumpkin can be used in a variety of delicious recipes. And so can Pumpkin Seeds. Hummingbird has been working with Oregon farmers for many years to bring this unique crop to our area. These raw Organic Pumpkin Seeds grown in Oregon are dark green and have a fresh, slightly nutty flavor. This specialized hulless seed is the Styrian variety. Styria is located in Austria and is world-renowned for its excellent seed. We love this time of year when the fields turn orange with pumpkins. Help us celebrate Pumpkin season!

Awakened® Pumpkin Seeds

Organic Pumpkin Seeds

Hummingbird Pumpkin Seeds are raw, grown in Oregon, soaked overnight in water, which initiates germination and helps reduce enzyme inhibitors that make raw seeds hard to digest.

After soaking we rinse our pumpkin seeds in a very mild salt bath, using non-iodized Celtic Sea Salt®, and dehydrate at a low temperature until they reach the perfect crunchiness.

Enjoy our Organic Awakened® Pumpkin Seeds whenever you want a delicious, nutritious snack abounding with all the virtues of a good seed: protein, vitamin E, antioxidants, magnesium, copper, zinc and more!  See webstore product page.

Organic Pumpkin Seed Oil

A 2016 Good Food Award Winner representing the forefront of American craft food—delicious, respectful of the environment, and connected to communities and cultural traditions.

We make our expeller pressed pumpkin seed oil in-house using Organic Hulless Styrian Pumpkin Seeds grown by Oregon family farmers.

This oil is best enjoyed raw in salad dressings or as a garnish for soups, stir fries, steamed veggies or grains. Try it drizzled on your favorite ice cream flavor, for a sweet and savory treat! High in antioxidants and essential fatty acids, this Pumpkin Seed Oil provides zinc, omega-3, omega-6, and vitamin E. See webstore product page.

Oregon Pumpkin Honey

Our Pumpkin Honey comes from Oregon's pumpkin patches. It is a thick, golden honey with a flavor reminiscent of butterscotch. This honey is excellent for cooking, baking and canning. You'll want to try this honey in your October chai and coffee drinks too. See website product page.





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