Recipes — amaranth

Mark Collins
Healthier Whole Grain Caramel Pecan Pie

Healthier Whole Grain Caramel Pecan Pie

Pecan pie is a "must" at most holiday gatherings, but it's usually loaded with high fructose corn syrup and sugar. This recipe uses natural agave nectar and coconut sugar, both of which are lower on the glycemic index and will help regulate blood sugar levels*, especially with those great pecans! The crust is our organic multigrain crust made with coconut oil and butter.  Healthier Whole Grain Caramel Pecan Pie Agave Nectar| 1 CupOrganic Coconut Sugar| 1/2 cupEggs|3Organic Non-GMO Cornstarch| 3 Tbsp.Vanilla| 2 tsp.Chopped Pecans| 1 cupWhole Pecans| 50 each (about 8 oz) Prepared multigrain pie crust, 9 inches| 1  Directions:...

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Multi-Grain Sugar-Free Cherry Amaretto Pie

Multi-Grain Sugar-Free Cherry Amaretto Pie

 This luscious cherry pie is a great fit for those watching their sugar intake. It's made with organic stevia and our Multi-Grain Pie Crust. We give you a little bit of a "double crust" tutorial here as well, so if you've never put a double crust on before, this will help a lot! Sugar-Free Cherry Amaretto Multi-Grain Pie Filling: Organic Cherries, pitted, frozen| 2 cupsOrganic Cherry Pie Filling, sugar-free (stevia sweetened)| 1 can (15 oz)Cornstarch, Non-GMO| 2 Tbsp.Almond Extract| 1 tspOrange Zest| 1 tsp.   Additional ingredients:  Multi-Grain Pie crust| 2 pieces (see tutorial recipe here) Egg, whisked| 1 (for eggwash)...

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Mark Collins
Sweet Sprouted Amaranth and Honey Cornbread

Sweet Sprouted Amaranth and Honey Cornbread

Yesterday we shared how to Make Your Own Cornmeal using the Wondermill Electric Mill and we thought we'd share some pretty freakishly delicious cornbread with you now that we've given you the skinny on brilliantly fresh cornmeal at home. Organic Sprouted Amaranth is one of those ancient grains that gives you super nutrition. Because of the sprouting process, it is literally a powerhouse of goodness for your body...and yes, it is one of the grains that we can mill for you fresh to order. It's a tiny grain, but it's fiercely fantastic.  This cornbread recipe calls for our Organic Grains Sprouted Amaranth milled...

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Mark Collins
Sassy Cajun Shrimp Over Amaranth Cheese "Grits"

Sassy Cajun Shrimp Over Amaranth Cheese "Grits"

Hello gorgeous! I bet you never thought that whole grain could actually sound this freakin' awesome! But look at it, killing it! Creamy-divine meets sassy hot shrimp in this delicious dinner. Hold onto your tutu. This is really dangerous.  So, here's the DL.  Amaranth is a gluten-free seed grain and one of the most amazing sources of complete protein (meaning it contains all the building blocks of life).  It's one of the smallest grains. It was one of the staple grains of the ancient Incas and is known as "kiwicha" in the Andes today. Besides protein (it boasts 30% more...

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