|annatto pods on tree (Maui)|
|dried annatto seeds in a pod (Maui)|
|beautiful orange-red color from |
annatto seeds infused with oil
1 Tbsp oil
1/2 tsp annatto seeds
In a pan add annatto seeds and oil. Stir the seeds over 1-2 minutes or until the oil turns bright orange-red. Remove the pan from heat and let the seeds steep for about 10-15 minutes. Discard the seeds.
*Here is a link with more info on annatto seeds: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Annatto