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Chapter:Cooked Sauces, Gravies, and Thickening Tips
Section:Thickening Tips
Recipe:Arrowroot Comments
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Arrowroot Comments
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Flavour and Colour
Snow white. Flavourless.

Breading
Browns quickly and well. Produces golden crispy coating.

Thickening
Excellent. Substiture for equal amount of cornstarch. Leftovers may need
to be rethickened.

Baking
Substitute for 25-50% total flour. Will lighten baked goods.

Comments
Silky powder, much like cornstarch. Store tightly in sealed jar and
refrigerate.

From: The Allergy Self-Help Cook Book by Marjorie Hurt Jones R.N.
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