Vanilla Extract

Vanilla Extract

Vanilla extract that is pure also contains water and alcohol necessary for the extraction process. What is considered to be pure vanilla extract also contains water and alcohol necessary for the extraction process.  Vanilla Beans are the long, greenish-yellow seed pods of the tropical orchid plant, Vanilla planifolia. Before the plant flowers, the pods are […]

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Tortilla, Corn

Tortilla, Corn

Tortilla, Corn – Photo and Description from Vegan Venue Tortilla, Corn is a prepared vegan pantry ingredient that we mostly use with Mexican style vegan recipes, and as a snack. This is a 6-inch diameter corn tortilla that is made from whole corn, water, and lime, which contains no additives. We purchase these tortillas in […]

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Sauerkraut

Sauerkraut

Sauerkraut – Photo and Description from Vegan Venue Sauerkraut is a prepared fermented cabbage vegan pantry ingredient that we use in a few of our vegan recipes, and it can also be eaten as purchased. Sauerkraut is shredded, salted, and fermented white cabbage. We have not found a lot of difference between the quality and […]

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Turmeric, Ground

Turmeric, ground

Turmeric, ground – Photo and Description from Vegan Venue Turmeric, ground is a vegan pantry seasoning ingredient that we use in several recipes. mostly curry recipes, and to produce a yellow color in other recipes. Turmeric is the rhizome or root of a ginger-like plant, Curcuma domestica. It is usually available ground, as a bright […]

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Stevia Extract, Powder

Stevia Extract, Powder

Photo and Description from Vegan Venue Stevia Extract, Powder is a white powdered extract and is the sweetest form, which is approximately 200 to 300 times sweeter than sugar. The form of Stevia we use most often is the white powdered extract. This is the sweetest form, which is approximately 200 to 300 times sweeter […]

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Spearmint Leaves, Dried

Spearmint Leaves, Dried

Spearmint leaves, dried are great for making tea and for flavoring Greek and other recipes. Spearmint (Mentha spicata), which is sometimes called or written, spear mint, is a species of mint native to much of Europe and Asia, and naturalized in parts of northern and western Africa, North and South America, as well as various […]

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Soy Sauce

Soy Sauce

Soy sauce is a traditional ingredient in many Chinese recipes Soy sauce is a traditional ingredient in many Chinese recipes.  However, soy sauce does have a high salt content, which people on reduced salt diets should be aware of.  We have found that a little soy sauce is also an excellent addition to sauces and […]

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Smoke, Liquid Flavor

Smoke, Liquid Flavor

Smoke, Liquid flavoring is made from either mesquite or hickory wood, which has been externally heated in a retort (oven) to the point where it begins to char and decompose Liquid smoke flavoring is made from either mesquite or hickory wood, which has been externally heated in a retort (oven) to the point where it […]

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Rosemary

Rosemary

Rosemary grows on a small evergreen shrub belonging to the Labiatae family that is related to mint Rosemary grows on a small evergreen shrub belonging to the Labiatae family that is related to mint. Its leaves look like flat pine-tree needles, deep green in color on top while silver-white on their underside. Its memorable pine-like […]

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Roma Instant Beverage

Roma Instant Beverage

Roma instant beverage is a roasted grain beverage, which is made from roasted barley, roasted malt barley, roasted chicory, and roasted rye.  Pictured here is a close-up view of Roma air dried crystals.  According to the label, Roma is instant roasted grain beverage, which is made from roasted barley, roasted malt barley, roasted chicory, and […]

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