Annatto Seed (Whole)


$ 3.95

Annatto (Bixa orellana), also known as achiote or the lipstick tree, has been used for centuries to keep food from spoiling.  The bright red outer shell contains high concentrations of carotenoids. It is native to Central America and common in Mexican cooking. 

Details: Certified organic and sustainably harvested. Origin India. 

Zero-waste Spice Refills:
  • Small Refill: Sized to fit our small jars, compostable packaging. (1.1 oz net weight)
  • Large Refill: Sized to fit our large jars, compostable packaging. (2.8 oz net weight)

Refill packaging is compostable and not meant for long-term storage. Read about our zero-waste packaging here.

Reusable Glass Jars:
  • Small Magnetic Jar: 1/4 cup volume (1.1 oz net weight)
  • Large Magnetic Jar: 1/2 cup volume (2.8 oz net weight)

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