Kitchen DIY: How to Nixtimalize Corn

Kitchen DIY: How to Nixtimalize Corn
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This project looks deceptively simple, but it is one that I had to try a couple times to get right. I only stuck with it because Nixtamalization is a vital process for people that use corn as a staple food.

This is because the nutrient niacin is unavailable in unprocessed corn, and by cooking dried corn with a strong alkali (nixtamaling it), Niacin becomes available.  Continue reading “Kitchen DIY: How to Nixtimalize Corn”