Eden selected dried black turtle beans, aka Mexican black bean, U.S.A. organically grown in mineral rich, vital soil. A creamy, sweet, versatile bean. An American favorite, and a Caribbean and Mexican staple. Superb cooked with whole grain, in soups, stews, salads, salsa, dips and for Mexican burritos, tostadas, quesadillas, tacos, and refried beans. Rich in protein, healthy fiber, iron, thiamin B1, magnesium, and manganese, and a good source of folate B9 and zinc. Antioxidant carotenoids give them their deep color. Packaged in boxes of recycled and recyclable paperboard, one of the most environmentally friendly packages available.