Annatto is a spice and a natural color that is derived from the achiote shrub. Annatto is popularly used as a food color and dye. It comes from the achiote seeds which is a heart shaped, red fruit with spines. Annatto is also laden with multiple medicinal properties and is therefore used majorly in cooking and other culinary practices.
- Alternative Names: Achiote Tree Seeds (Bixa orellana)
- Function: Natural Dye
- Form: Dried Seeds
- Package Size: 4.0 oz.