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BlackGrain from Yellow Fields™

A new, unique rapeseed powder, BlackGrain from Yellow Fields™ is a nutritious upcycled food ingredient. This product is ideal for TVPs, meat analogs, bread, breakfast cereals, extruded snacks and snackbars.Features and benefits:mild tastefor dietary fiber and protein enrichmentcontains healthy fatslow in sodiumnaturally darkenhanches dough handlingworks great in dry extrusionRapeseed as a raw material has naturally high nutritional value.

Ingredient Name: Rapeseed Powder

Physical Form: Powder

Labeling Claims: GMO-free, Gluten-free, Natural, Naturally Derived, Plant-Based, Starch-free, Sugar-free, Sustainable, Vegan, Vegetarian

Certifications & Compliance: EU Novel Foods

Features: Balanced Amino Acids Profile, Fiber Enrichment, Low Sodium, Mild, Omega-3 Rich, Protein Enrichment

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Identification & Functionality

Ingredient Name
Unique 3-in-1 Composition

Rapeseed is known among consumers, up until now mainly as a source of vegetable oil. It is therefore an easily acceptable ingredient for the consumer. This new upcycled food ingredient from rapeseed signifies a great responsible development because the whole rapeseed is now utilized as food. BlackGrain from Yellow Fields™ harnesses the true nutritional value of rapeseed.

  • 38% plant protein
  • 38% dietary fiber, mostly insoluble
  • 18% rapeseed oil, encapsulated
  • Contains Omega-3 and Omega-6 fatty acids
  • All essential amino acids in a balanced ratio
  • No sugars or starch

Features & Benefits

Essential amino acid content of BlackGrain from Yellow Fields™

Using the FAO recommended patters for adults we have compared the amino acid profiles. BlackGrain as a rapeseed material is characterized for having a balanced ratio of amino acids when compared with popular pulses and wheat.

BlackGrain from Yellow Fields™ - Essential Amino Acid Content of Blackgrain From Yellow Fields™

Applications & Uses

An Ideal Ingredient For Various Food Applications

In addition to other mentioned benefits, BlackGrain from Yellow Fields™ is also mild in taste (easy to flavor) and low in sodium. This is an ideal ingredient for:

  • Breakfast cereals and granolas
  • Extruded starch-based snacks
  • Meat substitutes (TVP)
  • Cereals bars and raw bars
  • Multigrain and rye bread
  • Gluten-free brown breads


Physical Form
Coarse powder
Malty and cereal-like
Fatty Acid Composition
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Omega-3 Fatty Acids1.8g/100g-
Omega-6 Fatty Acids3.8g/100g-
Omega-6 / Omega-3 Ratio2.1--
Nutritional Information
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Fat Content18.0g/100g-
Saturated Fats1.4g/100g-
Monounsaturated Fats10.9g/100g-
Polyunsaturated Fats5.6g/100g-
Fibre Content38.0g/100g-
Water-Soluble Low-Molecular-Weight Fibremax. 0.3%-
Water-Soluble High-Molecular-Weight Fibre0.5 - 3%-
Water-Insoluble High-Molecular-Weight Fibre33 - 41%-
Mineral Profile
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Plant Protein38.0%-
Dietary Fibre (Mostly insoluble)38.0%-
Rapeseed Oil (Encapsulated)18.0%-

Regulatory & Compliance

Certifications & Compliance

BlackGrain from Yellow Fields™, labeled on products as "partially defatted rapeseed powder", is authorized as a Novel Food in the Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2021/120 amending Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2017/2470. Please see the maximum levels in the specified food categories and the additional specific labeling requirement.