10 Jan 2019

Vegan Banana-Coco-Nut Bread

It's about that time of year... it's starting to get colder and you're craving warmer, heartier foods. Good news! Here at the Purely Pinole kitchen, we got our brains cooking up some ideas to find healthier ways of enjoying foods to get you through the cold months ahead while keeping your health in check.               Our Original Purely Pinole not only provides you with 40 grams of whole grains

4 Jan 2019

Chocolate Muffins

While it is true that most chocolate muffin recipes out there will nullify your health nut efforts, not all do. In fact, by choosing healthy alternative flours with no additives (like Purely Pinole's purple maize) and adding cocoa powder without sugar, you can actually intensify the antioxidant potency in your muffin recipe... thereby even making them healthy! Moreover, using a fortified, nutritious base of Purely Pinole will not only top off your  antioxidant levels, but

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

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

1 Mar 2018

Pinole: The Perfect Endurance Fuel

If you’ve heard of pinole (pronounced pih-nol), it’s probably because of the Tarahumara Indians – a near mythical tribe that lives deep in the Copper Canyons of Mexico and who were popularized in the book Born to Run.  The Tarahumara are considered the world’s greatest endurance athletes because of their ability to run hundreds of miles non-stop – seriously.  Plus, they have virtually no incidence of modern day disease.  Their fuel of choice?  Pinole. Pinole