Mama Sita’s Brand of Achuete
Pinulbos na Atswete… “Annatto Powder” that is used as an all-natural food color.
Add Freely To Get Yellow-Orange To Reddish Color
Annatto is known as Achiote to Latin Americans.
This product’s ingredients: Extract of annatto seeds and cornstarch
Net weight: 10 grams or 1/3 ounce
This is a very small pack.
Manufactured by Marigold Manufacturing Corporation
Metro Manila, Philippines
How to Use This Product
Dissolve 1 teaspoon (2.4 grams) of Mama Sita’s Annatto Powder in 1 tablespoon (15 milliliter) of water BEFORE adding to the dish being cooked.
How to Make Achuete / Achiote Oil
Dissolve 1 tablespoon (7 grams) annatto powder in 1 tablespoon (15 milliliter) of cooking oil. To lighten the color, add more oil as necessary.
This packet is equivalent to 1 cup (155 grams) annatto seeds or 1 bottle (8 fluid ounces or 240 milliliter) of liquid achuete.
Spelling variations: Anato, Anatto, atsuete