Healthy Pasta from Le Marche: FiberPasta, Monsano | Le Marche and Food | Scoop.it

FiberPasta is a dietetic pasta having the same pleasant taste as traditional Italian pasta, despite containing 15% of fibre, that means more than twice the amount of fibre of dark whole-wheat pasta. FiberPasta is made with 98% durum wheat and the addition of 2% inulin (prebiotic soluble fibre).
The high amount of soluble and insoluble fibre contained in FiberPasta is useful for DIABETES, OVERWEIGHT, CHOLESTEROL and CONSTIPATION.
FiberPasta:

  • delays carbohydrate absorption and contributes to weight reduction and cholesterol level control.
  • increases the sensation of satiety with no swelling in the belly and contains 20% fewer calorie than the regular pasta.
  • stabilizes intestinal functions and reduces constipation problems.
  • is a low glycemic index food (the soluble fibre allows to delay and reduce the glycemic peak).
  • is suitable for diabetic people, as stated by the Italian Ministry of Health decree.
  • provides you more energy for a long time, thanks to the slow carbohydrate absorption. For this reason FiberPasta is really suitable for sport diet.
  • contains no bran lignin that gives dark colour and unpleasant taste, and is the responsible for causing the reduction of mineral absorption.