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Recipe for Amaranth Maple Cornbread

Recipe Ingredients:
2 cups  Cornmeal, Fine Grind
1 1/2 cups  White Flour, Unbleached
1 cup  Organic Amaranth Grain
1 1/2 tbsp  Baking Powder
1/2 tsp  Sea Salt
1 cup  Buttermilk
2/3 cup  Maple Syrup
1 tbsp  Canola Oil
Eggs
2 tbsp  Pecan Halves

Cooking Directions:
1.  Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Oil a 9" cast iron skillet, or use a baking dish. Place skillet or baking dish in oven for 7 minutes to heat.

2.  In a large bowl combine cornmeal, flour, amaranth grains, baking powder and salt. Chop pecans by hand or in food mill; set aside.

3.  In a small bowl combine buttermilk, syrup, oil and eggs. Stir well with a wire whisk. Add buttermilk mixture to cornmeal mixture, stirring until well blended. Pour batter into preheated skillet; sprinkle chopped pecans over batter and bake for 25 minutes or until done.

    Double Active Baking Powder Double Active Baking Powder
Double Active Baking Powder releases carbon dioxide when exposed to moisture and heat, causing doughs and batters to rise. It is all natural and contains no aluminum.

Georgia Pecans (Raw, No Shell) Georgia Pecans (Raw, No Shell)
Just picked from the tree, we're not about to mince words over our pecans. At Nuts.com, we know our nuts, and these pecan halves are mammoth in size and taste. Pecan pie anyone?

Organic Amaranth Organic Amaranth
The favored grain of the Aztec empire, Organic Amaranth is a sweet, nutty grain, high in protein and gluten-free. It contains high amounts of the important amino acid lysine.

Organic Cornmeal Organic Cornmeal
All natural organic corn flour. Stone ground coarsely from yellow corn. It is comprised of the entire corn kernel; pericarp, endosperm, and germ. Use in any baking and for delicious corn bread!

Organic White Flour (Unbleached) Organic White Flour (Unbleached)
Organic all natural unbleached white flour is milled from a blend of organic hard red spring wheat classes. This flour is perfect for baking.

Sea Salt Sea Salt
Fine grain sea salt is obtained by the evaporation of sea water. Known for its great taste and texture, it is the perfect substitute for plain table salt.

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