Origin: Product of Peru
Mesquite powder is made from the ripe pods of the Mesquite tree. Raw mesquite powder contains valuable minerals including iron, zinc, calcium, magnesium and potassium. With it's mild sweet flavour and low-glycemic index (around 25), mesquite powder is often used as a replacement for sweeteners or flours in recipes. It is also naturally rich in vitamins and minerals, including calcium, fibre, protein, and amino acids.
How to use:
Made only from the finest ripe seed pod of the mesquite tree, our organic mesquite powder has a light caramel sweet taste while still having a rich aroma. Its sweet nature is great to add into desserts, breakfast cereals, porridge or even as an addition to meat marinades. Mesquite makes a great addition to cakes, raw food treats, ice cream and many desserts. It's also fantastic in sauces, sprinkled on your favourite breakfast cereal, or used in smoothies and hot drinks.