These legumes are: in Brine. A natural product. Do not contain any firming agent. Free of additives and preservatives. Legumes are a naturally gluten free food. Ready to eat and require no soaking. Can be enjoyed, both hot and cold. Naturally low in fat. Chickpeas add flavour and texture to a world of dishes and are popular choices in most recipes, from curries, soups, pasta dishes, quick salads to falafels and stews. Benefits: Made in Italy, Suitable for Vegetarians, No Artificial Flavours or Colours, No GMO.