We now have masa for tortillas (Harina de Maíz) and masa for tamales (Maseca Tamal)
In addition to the Torti Masa (Harina de Maíz) that we've offered on order for a couple of years, we are now also offering Maseca Tamal, which is a coarser grind and is more commonly used for tamales. Tamales are an important party of many Latinx holiday celebrations, so consider offering one or both types of masa at your site. And if folks prefer one over the other, please let us know!
60402 Grains, Masa for tortillas 90023 Grains, Masa for…
EZO means its an easy open top, no can opener required!
If you see a canned item in the online ordering system that says "EZO" that means its an easy open top and no tools are required. These are a great resource for our houseless neighbors and/or kids preparing food on their own.
Wondering what might be included in that "Alternative Flour" box?
Alternate Flour (Product Ref# 08040) is almost always one of 3 products - Rice Flour, Sorghum Flour or Almond Flour and always non-wheat based. Wheat-based flours will be put into Product Ref# 02750.
Alternate Flours are a great-choice for our gluten-free friends and some specialty cooking and baking. Important Food Safety note- we are not a certified Gluten-Free facility, so items should not be advertised as Gluten Free for those with severe allergies.
Most of the time, the flour in this…
Liquid eggs can be used in place of whole eggs in almost any recipe!
We still have an abundance of frozen USDA liquid eggs (82056 - Other Protein, EGGS WHOLE FRZ CTN - 12/2LB) on hand in the warehouse, and we're asking for your help in keeping this product moving.
Liquid eggs can be used in place of whole eggs in almost any recipe. The conversion is 3-4 tablespoons to 1 whole egg. Each two-pound carton is the equivalent of about 1.5 dozen eggs. If you're looking for recipes to share with your agencies, Oregon State University's Food Hero site has a great…
Pumpkin puree is for more than just pies.
Pumpkin puree is for more than just pies. Use it to create sauces, curries, and soups or add to your baked goods for a sweet treat.
Check out some simple, affordable recipes below and the attached Food Hero Monthly on Pumpkins in English & Spanish.
What to expect when you order Pumpkin Puree: it is packaged into 16oz unbranded cans with a simple black & white OFB label. The number of cans in case depends on the box size, but for an approximate…