Product of Nass, Ireland. John McCann's Old Fashioned Steel - Cut Oatmeal . Packaged in a distinctive old style collector's tin. Contains 28 ounces of the world's finest steel cut oats. These oats are healthy whole grain Irish groats(the inner portion of the oat kernel) which have been cut into two or three pieces to enhance the flavor of the oat. Their distinctive hearty,chewy texture makes them Ireland's favorite.Oprah Winfrey had this to say about John McCann's steel cut Irish oatmeal, " A bowl of this oatmeal(with a few dried cranberries and chopped walnuts tossed in)is the perfect comfort food for a chilly fall morning."
These oats are golden in color and resemble mini rice particles. They are as nature intended-nothing added and nothing taken out.
What makes McCann's Steel-Cut Irish Oatmeal so special? These grains are essential to a healthy lifestyle and help form the foundation of the food pyramid.Steel cut oats are inherently full of nutritional value and are high in B-vitamins,calcium,protein and fiber while low in salt and unsaturated fat. One cup of Steel cut oatmeal contains more fiber than a bran muffin and twice as much fibre as Cream of Wheat. The quality of these Irish oats and the distinctive crunchy texture make McCann's Steel-Cuts a gourmet delight.