Made from ground chickpeas, this flour is referred to by various names - chickpea flour, garbanzo flour, gram flour, channa flour and besan. No chemical bleaching. No alcohol treatment. No additives. No anti-bacterial or anti-fungal agents. No bromate added.
Pale yellow and powdery, chickpea flour has an earthy flavour best suited to savoury dishes. It is a staple ingredient in many "Old World" cuisines, such as, Indian, Turkish, Italian, Spanish and French. When mixed with an equal proportion of water, it can be used as an egg-replacer in vegan cooking.