"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > Recipes & Ingredients > International Cuisines and Ethnic Cookery
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 04-05-2009, 12:58 PM   #1
Senior Cook
 
smoothseas's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Is that a Marshmallow Peep? *num-num*
Posts: 119
Making Annatto Oil...

Googled making annatto oil. Most recipes called for using the seeds. I've got the molido/ground. Can I use this instead?

Any suggestions?

tia...

__________________

__________________
seas
smoothseas is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-05-2009, 02:13 PM   #2
Cook
 
Nils Hoyum's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Saint Paul, Minnesota
Posts: 75
Ground will be faster and you won't need as much annatto seed to get the color. You will probably want to filter it with some fine mesh to get the grains out. But, it is entirely possible you wont be able to get all the ground annatto out of the oil. But if that doesn't bother you no biggie.
__________________

__________________
Check out my website How to Cook Meat!
Nils Hoyum is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-05-2009, 02:16 PM   #3
Senior Cook
 
marigeorge's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: East Central Kansas
Posts: 499
I have made it with the powder, then strained it through paper coffee filters a couple times. Be patient, it takes a while.
__________________
marigeorge is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
None

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:19 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.