Per 1/4 tsp: 0 calories; sat fat 0 g per serving; sodium 310 mg (13% DV); sugars 0 g. This salt does not contain iodide, a necessary nutrient. Since ancient times, salt has been a precious mineral. It was once traded ounce per ounce for gold and was even used as currency in Roman times. The word salary has its meaning based on the important role salt (sa-le in Italian) has played throughout history. Salt is a natural product and it is either mined from the ground or is obtained through evaporation. Kosher salt is obtained using a unique pressurized evaporation method that results in hollow, pyramid shaped crystals. Chefs enjoy using Kosher salt as the fragile crystals allow for controlled seasoning and pure, clean taste. This is a natural additive-free salt. Caking may occur over time. No additives. www.alessifoods.com.