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Tapioca Flour

$1.22

Tapioca flour, also known as tapioca starch, is a starchy white flour that has a slight sweet flavor to it. Tapioca flour is an alternative to traditional wheat flours and has a variety of uses in baking. The flour is made from the starch extracted from the South American cassava plant.  Tapioca flour helps bind gluten free recipes and improves the texture of baked goods. Tapioca helps add crispness to crusts and chew to baked goods. It is an extremely smooth flour, which makes for a great thickener in sauces, pies and soups since it never discolors and contains no discernible taste or smell. It can also be used to replace corn starch (use 2 Tbsp tapioca flour for each 1 Tbsp corn starch). Moreover, it never coagulates or separates when refrigerated or frozen. Use in combination with other gluten free flours for best results.

Origin

South America

Ingredients

Tapioca Flour

Allergen & dietary info

No known allergens.  May contain traces of allergens

Storage

Store in a cool, dry place away from sunlight

Nutritional Information per 100g

Energy (kJ) 1460
Protein total (g) 0
Fat, total (g)
0.2
Fat saturated (g)
0.1
Carbohydrate (g) 85.3
Sugars (g)
0
Dietary Fibre (g)
0
Sodium (mg)
1
Potassium (mg)
0