Buy Achiote El Yucateco (case of 15 x 1kg packs) from MexGrocer.
Achiote is a delicious Yucatan-style sauce made from ground annatto seeds, spices and tomatoes.
Grown in the humid tropical weather of the Yucatan Peninsula in the southeast of Mexico, the achiote condiment is made with excellent quality annatto seeds.
Trraditionally it is used as seasoning in the famous Yucatecan and Central American dishes, influenced by the Mayan culture.
Marinate chicken or beef with the achiote.
Ingredients : Water, Annatto Seed 40.3%, corn Flour, Salt, Garlic, Spices, Acetic Acid and Sodium Benzoate 0.1%, as a preservative. No colouring added to the condiment.
How do I use achiote?
Achiote is really easy to prepare. You can dilute 1oz of paste with ½ a cup of vinegar or 50 ml of liquid annatto and it is ready to use! Make mouth-watering beef, pork, chicken, fish or vegetarian dishes.