Visual differentiation between Real Freekeh & Fake Freekeh 

Real Freekeh

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Grain Color: Dark to yellowish green

Water color after soaking freekeh for one hour: Turbulent

Burned grains: Very minimal

Odor: Light smoke smell

Fake Freekeh

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Grain Color: Dark green or yellowish

Water color after soaking for one hour: Green

Burned grains: Absence

Odor: Strong smoke smell

¬† ” This ancient green wheat boasts impressive nutritional credentials.” Niam Lewis