30 Nov 2018

Chocolate Cherry Breakfast Cookies

Breakfast Cookies are a great on-the-go snack for mornings when you're pressed for time. These delicious, whole grain-packed dark chocolate and cherry breakfast cookies will fuel your day with energy from the power of pinole—topped off with cherries and delectably rich chocolate! Total time: 25-30 min Prep time: 15 min Bake time: 10-15 min Yield: 30 cookies Ingredients: 2 cups Old-fashioned oats 1 cup Original Purely Pinole 2 tsp ground cinnamon 1 tsp baking powder

30 Oct 2018

Pinole Savory Crisps

By now you can probably tell: here at Native State Foods, we care about your health and happiness. That's why we design recipes powered by ancient-inspired ingredients (like pinole) in a fun, flavor-filled way. It's our philosophy that eating food that's good for you should also taste great. Thankfully, with pinole - a functional powerhouse - we get to play in a nutritional playground. Pinole dates back to the Aztecs and is made by roasting

10 Oct 2018

Chocolate Chip Energy Balls

The chocolate chip cookie: one of America’s favorite comfort foods… and for good reason! There’s just something about that combination of sugar, fat, and carbs that is so good. Actually, it’s pretty much all of those things that make those little devils so addictive... Thankfully, there is a healthier alternative and a smarter way to enjoy your favorite childhood treat. We've got you covered with a new, clean take on this old classic by whipping

25 Sep 2018

Pinole + Chia Bars

Paleo. Ketogenic. Low carb-- or, wait is it no carb? Is anyone else confused?! But really...when did food become so complicated? At the end of the day, the food you choose should be both wholesome and nourishing… it’s really as simple as that. For thousands of years, simple, natural foods empowered our ancestors and kept them strong and healthy. Why not give it a try for yourself with these pure and natural Pinole + Chia

8 Aug 2018

Summer Berry Fresh Pinole Waffles

We’re always exploring new and delicious ways to prepare pinole. Our latest efforts in the test kitchen will please our fellow breakfast lovers. Introducing pinole waffles. We’re bringing the power of pinole to a classic breakfast staple. Next time you’re looking to fuel up for adventure, try this delicious, nutritious option, pairing it with your favorite berries, nuts, or chocolate chips! Prep time: 5 m     Cook time: 15 m Ready in: 20 m Ingredients: 2 eggs 1 cup all-purpose flour 1

3 Aug 2018

Banana Nut Pinole Bars

Banana nut anything is pretty much a classic for your go-to breakfast: muffins, waffles, and other yummy recipes. The problem: muffins, waffles, and “other” recipes tend not to be the best for your health or waistline. With added sugars and nutritionally-deficient flours, many of these recipes can do quite a bit of damage. No reason to fret! We have cooked up a fun and healthy alternative to this classic indulgence. By replacing the numerous-- and

27 Jan 2016

Purely Pinole Leads the Way in Hot New Food Trend: Purple Foods

Disrupts the Market as Nutrient Rich Power Food January 27, 2016 - Santa Monica-based Native State Foods, maker of Purely Pinole, is proud to be at the forefront of a burgeoning new food movement: purple foods. Experts at the 2016 Winter Fancy Foods Show in San Francisco last week named purple foods one of the top new trends taking the market by force. Purely Pinole, an ancient Aztec power food whose cornerstone ingredient is purple maize, is already seeing great response from consumers