Annatto Seeds

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Annatto seeds are whole red seeds of the Annatto tree, which provides colour and a peppery flavour. Annatto seeds are used in the production of Achiote Paste used in Mexican cooking.

This is also known as Achiote, Roucou, Annato.
Size: 100 g
Amount
$4.70
Recipes, Links & More...

The Mexican craze is sweeping food media and our home cooking kitchens!  Annatto seeds can help with that.  In case you didn't know they are the essential ingredient in Achiote Paste, itself used as a base throughout many dishes.  We found some links to Achiote Paste recipes on the net here,  and here, although there are sure to be heaps more!