All natural & gluten free. Many civilizations have built their cuisines around rice as a way to survive, thrive and enjoy food. Now you can benefit from this global culinary tradition without leaving your zip code. Our Heirloom Black Rice provides a refined taste and pleasing texture as a side, or in soups and salads. Vegan. Manitou Trading Company is committed to and donates a portion of its profits to conservation education and wildlife habitat rehabilitation. Enjoy the spirit of natural tastes in all Manitou products: Wholesome Legumes, Sacred Grains, World Pasta, Exotic Rice & Naturally Seasoned Fusions.