Innovative organic seaweed products in Sussex

PUBLISHED: 11:12 05 June 2017 | UPDATED: 11:12 05 June 2017


Based in Hove, Purple Pod is one of Sussex’s newest food companies - with delights from land and sea

Owner Amanda McCarthy is producing an innovative array of organic seaweed products, along with infused oils and sauces.

Seaweed products

• Organic bladder wrack infused olive oils, great to drizzle, dip and cook with

• Organic seaweed butter - top chef’s are creating exciting recipes using seaweed butter

• Organic mixed dried seaweed packs - a super way of adding instant health to your food

Seaweed is renowned for it’s health benefits including: Vitamin A, B, C, D, E, K, B12, trace minerals, amino acids, iodine, calcium, magnesium.

All sourced from Ireland’s Wild Atlantic.

Amanda also produces garlic and chilli infused oils. These are bursting with flavours, turning everyday foods into tastier, mouth watering meals.

Her sauces are all handmade using fresh ingredients often from local traders) with no artificial additives, preservatives or colourings.

Purple Pod’s Amanda’s huge appreciation of good, wholesome and nutritious food not only comes from her extensive world travels and experiences, but from her strong family background which is steeped in generations of farming and fishing.

All products can be purchased online

You can also find Purple Pod at local Farmer’s and Artisan markets, and various farm/health shops:

• Shoreham by Sea

• Steyning

• Lancing

• Venn St. Clapham, London

• Horsham

• Chichester

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