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Arrowroot powder can be used as a thickener for sauces, gravies, puddings, and jellies. Unlike cornstarch or flour, arrowroot powder has a completely neutral taste, and will not make your sauces turn cloudy. It's also great for gluten-free baking because it helps make cakes and cookies lighter and softer.
Arrowroot powder is also known as arrowroot flour and arrowroot starch.
How to Use Arrowroot Powder
Mix 2 tablespoons of arrowroot powder with 1/4 cup of water before adding it as a thickener to your sauces and stews. Since arrowroot powder breaks down more quickly than cornstarch, it is important to add it towards the end of your recipe, so it isn't subject to high temperatures for too long. Arrowroot is tasteless and won't change the color of your foods. Another advantage is that it freezes well.
Arrowroot powder is also a great softening agent for your baked goods, making it a wonderful addition to gluten-free baking. When baking with nut flours, adding one tablespoon of arrowroot starch to your recipes will make it so that your cakes, cookies, and muffins are softer and less dense.
How is Arrowroot Powder Made?
Arrowroot powder is an easily digestible starch derived from the stock of the arrowroot plant, Maranta arundinacea. The starch is separated from the fibrous component of the root in a process that involves cutting the root into small pieces and mashing it into a pulp-like matter. The pulp is then forced through a screen to obtain only the fine starch, at which point it is dried and ground into a powder.
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Connie, Harvard, IL. November 20, 2013
“Don't know where to begin to explain what GREAT service I received....but, I'll try. Now-a-days customer service is a thing of the past. I would like to add NOT with this company. They are with you from the time you place your order up until the day it arrives. Thank you! I haven't tried the product yet but, if it is as good as your service, I'll love it. Thanks also for the free gift, that was unexpected.”
Gail, Aurora, Illinois October 8, 2013
“I ordered Arrowroot Powder and have not had a chance to use it yet, it just got here today .. The delivery time was very short and I appreciate that..Thank you .. Gail”
Ferne September 21, 2013
“So glad to have received my order for the Arrowroot Powder. Will definitely order more items from you. Thanks too for the surprise sample pkg. of pears. ”
Sharon, Winston Salem, NC September 19, 2013
“I cannot believe how fast my items were shipped. I just love my 10 sample packs. I love the fact I can also order my almond flour and arrowroot powder from the same place. Thank you so much. I will be ordering again soon. I have tried the chocolate sunflower seeds and the Veggie chips. They both are so awesome!!!!”
Missy, Birmingham, AL September 2, 2013
“I am SO happy with my nuts.com order!
First of all the prices were out of this world.
I bought almond and coconut flours, as well as chia seeds, almonds, and goji berries and arrowroot powder. The price is incomparable to any place out there.
The box and packaging made me smile!
The shipping prices and time were outstanding!
I'm looking forward to being a regular customer.
I even instagrammed a pictured of your stuff #nutsdotcom
Leticia, Killeen, TX July 23, 2013
“I'm addicted to your great service and delicious products!
+Always fun and friendly
+Bonus surprise sample with every order (who does that?)
+Wide variety of items (including hard to find stuff like pistachio flour!)
+certified gluten free options
I run a gluten-free bakery and your philosophy in business is an inspiration! Keep up the amazing work! ”
Katherine, Fallon, NV July 9, 2013
“I made my first loaf of almond bread with the required arrowroot, which I had never heard of before. The bread was scrumptious. So I am sure to be ordering more arrowroot. Kathi”
Ana, Lake Charles, Louisiana June 21, 2013
“Great service, awesome packaging!
I had never bought anything from Nuts.com, but I'm definitely coming back for some more awesomeness! Thank you team Nuts.com! ”
Mamadou Faye, Greenbelt, Maryland April 27, 2013
“Now I believe what you said, you are really "Nuts". How did you get my order to me in a 24 hour time? I have dealt with many companies but none is like yours when it comes to customer services. You have won a customer for life. Two NUTS up.”
steve, Gravois Mills, Missouri February 28, 2013
“thank you for the sample malt balls, very tasty! Everything is in tact and just what I ordered. A pleasure doing business with you folks.”
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Eleanor, Mifflinburg, pa March 12, 2014
“Hi Nutty Buddies: Shipment arrived today and must say I love, love, love the nutty shipping box. Now: to the important part - this weekend my grandson and I are going to put the almond flour and arrowroot powder to work in a bread recipe (from the Paleo Bread book). I love bread and since I'm trying to go wheat-free it's hard to find tasty bread. I'm so happy I could find both almond flour and arrowroot powder at such great prices. Looking forward to baking yummy bread and ordering from you in the future.
Serving Size 64g (~2.3 oz.)
(Approx. 7.1 Servings/Pound)
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Packaged in the same facility as peanuts, tree nuts, soy, and milk products.
Store in a cool, dry place for up to 6 months. We do not recommend refrigeration or freezing.
Country of Origin: United States
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