Himalayan Pink Salt Bag

13 oz bag

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13 oz bag

Why You’ll Love It

The Thrive Market Himalayan Pink Sea Salt Bag is an unrefined, unprocessed raw mineral mined by hand from caves that formed approximately 250 million years ago. Not only does it taste great on sweet and savory dishes, but it also can contain 84 trace elements and minerals such as iron, phosphorous, calcium, potassium, magnesium, and chloride. See More
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Himalayan Pink Salt


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Serving Size 1/4 tsp Servings Per Container 335

Amount Per Serving

Calories 0 Calories from Fat 0

% Daily Value*
Total Fat 0g 0%
Saturated Fat 0g
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 420mg 17%
Total Carbohydrate 0g 0%
Dietary Fiber 0g 0%
Sugars 0g
Protein 0g

Vitamin A 0%
Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 0%
Iron 0%
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Why You’ll Love Himalayan Pink Salt Bag

As one of the world’s most vital and treasured commodities, salt has remained a kitchen staple throughout history and comes in many interesting forms and colors—from Crystalline Sea Salt to Kosher Salt to Fleur De Sel to Red Hawaiian Sea Salt to our favorite, Himalayan Pink Sea Salt. Thrive Market is proud to introduce our own version to our product line, which comes in a resealable bag for your convenience and can be used to fill up your salt grinder in a moment’s notice.

Thrive Market Himalayan Pink Sea Salt is ethically sourced, non-GMO, kosher, and contains 84 trace elements and minerals. Mined by hand from ancient deposits in the Himalayas, this salt has none of the additives that you may find in regular table salt.

As with other Thrive Market products, all of our spices are high-quality and carefully sourced. Even better, our unique, minimal packaging means we can give an incredibly affordable price tag on thyme, oregano, curry powder, cayenne pepper, cinnamon, ground cumin, basil, turmeric powder, and more.

A brief history of salt

In ancient times, salt was exclusively mined from caves or gathered by communities that lived near the sea, and quickly became the world’s first major commodity. This tiny, savory little rock is one of the most valuable products known to man and has played major roles throughout many different civilizations in history:

  • Ancient Greeks exchanged slaves for salt
  • Romans used salt as partial pay for soldiers
  • Ancient Ethiopians used disks of salt as currency
  • Chinese writing dating back to 2700 B.C. referenced 40 different types of salt
  • One of the taxes that sparked the French Revolution was for salt
  • The Erie Canal was built mainly for the transportation of salt

More about Himalayan Pink Sea Salt

Himalayan salt is an unrefined, unprocessed raw mineral mined by hand from caves that formed 250 million years ago. It’s sourced from the foothills of the Salt Range, just a few miles from the tallest mountains on the planet. Since it's harvested in solid crystals, it's thought to be more potent than colloidal sea salt, which is produced from evaporated water. Today, pink salt is often considered to be one of the purest forms available.

An obviously unique aspect of Himalayan Pink Salt is its color. The pink hue is entirely natural, and comes from the inherent impurities within nature that minerals will have—but it’s entirely safe to eat.

Thrive Market Himalayan Pink Sea Salt versus the rest

Standard table salt is 97.5 percent sodium chloride, and 2.5 percent “other” ingredients, which can include anti-caking chemicals. The process used to create refined table salt alters the natural chemical structure of salt during the heating process, which can unfortunately destroy many of the desirable minerals.

In contrast, Himalayan Pink Salt is approximately 85 percent sodium chloride, including no additives, with the remaining 15 percent containing 84 trace elements and minerals such as iron, phosphorous, calcium, potassium, magnesium, and chloride. This salt is also unrefined, which means it may be more easily absorbed by the body than highly processed salt.

Salt matters

Salt is often used to enhance the flavors in our food, but it has a much more important role than that—it helps some functions of the human body. In fact, a lack of sodium may cause some health related issues such as electrolyte imbalance and dehydration.

Using Thrive Market Himalayan Pink Salt

Our Himalayan Pink Sea Salt can be used in any recipe that calls for salt, from savory dishes to sweet desserts. Check out some easy ways to utilize it in your kitchen:

Paleo Banana Bread

Swap out regular salt in this banana bread with Himalayan Pink Salt to bring out the flavors of vanilla, cinnamon, almond, and sugar.

Paleo Milk and Cookie Shots

Adding salt to desserts—such as this one—can sometimes enhance the flavors and provide a sweet and savory mix that your tastebuds will love.

Breakfast Pizza

Turn the taste up on this veggie-loaded breakfast pizza with a sprinkling of these little pink rocks. You can also add it in the crust with a touch of garlic before baking for more potent flavor.

Salt and Vinegar Brussels Sprouts Chips

Use Himalayan Pink Sea Salt on these Brussels sprout chips for some extra oomph. You can also sprinkle some on your favorite kale chip recipe for the same effect.

Paleo Rosemary Biscuits

Rosemary and Himalayan Pink Salt make a dynamic duo in these golden-brown, Paleo-friendly biscuits. Serve them with a bowl of hot soup for a comforting homemade meal.

More about Thrive Market products

At Thrive Market, our mission is to bring you the highest quality organic goods at truly affordable prices. That's why we've gone directly to the source to develop our own line of premium products made from the very best all-natural ingredients at a fraction of the usual price.

Finally, you don't need to choose between cost and quality, taste and health, value and your values. If it has the Thrive Market seal, you can trust that you're getting the highest quality product possible at the best price possible. Shop our premium, organic, and fair-trade certified virgin coconut oil, spices, nuts and dried fruit, tomato sauces, ghee, and sprouted grains today!

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