Aztec Blend™

Item # 12501


Features

  • Naturally gluten free
  • Whole grain
  • Heirloom ingredients (Colusari™ red rice is an heirloom seed and an Indian Harvest exclusive)
  • Holds well
  • Complete protein because of split peas, making it great for vegetarian dishes
  • Amaranth has seven of the eight essential amino acids; considered a “super grain”
  • Textural and colorful
  • Kosher

 

Ingredients

Colusari ™ Red Rice, long-grain brown rice, split peas, amaranth

Pack Size

12/2-lb. sleeves = 24 lbs. per case

Storage

To preserve quality store in a cool dry area. 65º F

Preparation and Cooking Instructions

Stovetop: Bring 2-½ quarts water or stock to boil in large pot, stir in 2 lbs. Aztec Blend™. Add butter or olive oil (optional) as desired; simmer covered on low heat until done (about 35 minutes).

Yield: about 13 cups.

Steamer: In full hotel pan, combine 2 lbs. Aztec Blend™ with 1-½ quarts stock or water. Add butter or olive oil (optional) as desired; steam uncovered until done (about 45 minutes).

Yield: about 13 cups.