TRADITIONAL AND AUTHENTIC – Our corn is dried, soaked in lime, then cooked in wood ash and stone ground - the authentic way! An excellent substitute for cornmeal in all your favorite recipes..
ONLY 100 CALORIES - Made of organic blue corn and a trace of lime, each ¼ cup serving has – 2 grams of protein, 75 mg of potassium, 0 mg of cholesterol, 10 mg of sodium, and only 100 calories..
AN IMPORTANT STAPLE FOR EVERY KITCHEN: From Tamales and tortillas, this masa is a great starting point for homemade corn tortillas, tacos, tamales, pupusas, and empanadas..
EXCELLENT SOURCE OF NUTRIENTS AND FIBER - Whole grain stone ground corn flour keeps you fuller longer, which helps manage weight loss. 7.3 grams of fiber per 100 gram serving reduces constipation..
JUST LIKE YOU REMEMBER - Make your family’s tamales and tortillas at home with authentic corn flour just like your family used to make. Carry on traditional recipes or create your own delicious dishes!.
Imported from USA.
A Traditional Central American Corn Flour
Make your own tamales and tortillas at home! It’s fun and easy
with authentic corn masa harina, a flavorful stone ground
cornmeal that’s been precooked with limewater to make the dough
pliable. Masa is also wonderful in recipes that call for
Masa harina is a traditional Central American corn flour dried
and treated by soaking and cooking the mature (hard) grain in a
diluted solution of slaked lime (calcium hydroxide) or wood ash,
a process termed nixtamalization. Soaking the corn loosens the
hulls away from the kernels and softens the corn, while making it
easier to digest and absorb the nutrients.
This process produces hominy, which is stone ground into masa.
It is an excellent source of fiber; corn flour contains about 7.3
grams of fiber per 100 grams serving and helps to reduce
constipation. It keeps you fuller longer for weight loss
It is the time-honored Central American and Mexican breakfast
staple and is used in tortillas, corn chips, taco shells,
tamales, and other traditional Mexican cuisine. It is the best
way to elevate recipes for tacos, tamales, empanadas, and scores
of authentic Mexican dishes. Make your family’s traditional
recipes or create your own delicious dishes!
Gold Mine Blue Corn Masa Harina - USDA Organic - Macrobiotic, Vegan, Kosher and Gluten Free Flour for Healthy Mexican Dishes – 2 LBS