Mesquite refers to the flavor given to foods that have been cooked and smoked over a fire that includes mesquite chips, allowing the smoke from the burning wood to permeate the food. This powdered version of mesquite is popular for BBQ dry rubs and Southwestern dishes. Use in any application where the woodsy flavor of mesquite is desired.
Spice Fun Fact: Mesquite trees are common to desert areas and produce bean pods that can be used as a food source for animals and livestock.
Maltodextrin, natural mesquite smoke.