Lotao offers new alternatives to conventional sugar. The Lotao Kiss Collection from Indonesia offers an intensively aromatic experience. This sugar is produced from the sap of cut flower buds of the coconut palm. Coconut sugar is subtly sweet almost like brown sugar, with a hint of caramel. However, since coconut sugar is not highly processed one may notice variations in color, taste and sweetness due to the season in which the sap was harvested along with species of coconut, region of harvest and the way the sap was reduced.
Lotao has unearthed very healthy line up of legumes from Europe. Smoked Beans and Ruby Red Beans are organic and are very excellent food choices. These legumes are high in fiber and provide an excellent source of protein and antioxidants. In addition, legumes have an abundance of vitamins and minerals.
In the beginning, there was a quest for ancient cultures. These cultures all had something in common and that was that they were nourished by rice. Lotao tracks down rice varieties of noble history and trustworthy origins. Lotao works with producers that protect rare rice varieties, sow and harvest them fairly, and assure social and ecological responsibility. The Lotao rice is all organic and has achieved many international awards.