Mesquite Flour Milling Party
Come learn how to make mesquite beans into flour. Everyone will get to process some beans into flour.
We will cover:
*How to identify mesquite trees with sweet beans
*When to harvest mesquite beans
*Historical use of mesquite beans
*Nutritional content of mesquite beans
*Best locations to harvest mesquite beans
*How to store your beans
*Home equipment choices to use
*How to sift to make a fine flour
*How to bake with mesquite flour
All participants will take home one cup of mesquite flour that we mill.
We will also have a wild food tasting including “desert edamame” (paloverde beans), ironwood beans, saltbush, saguaro seeds, and more.
The cost for the event is $20.
The exact location will be emailed to you after you purchase your ticket.