Pinole is an interesting and remarkable food with a long history. It was and still is used as an emergency food. Pinole was carried by mountain men and other early explores like Lewis and Clark.
Pinole is basically a powdered parched corn with some type of sugar added. A small amount, a tablespoon, can be mixed with water for a filling and nutritious drink. High in fiber and nutritious it is indeed a super food. And it is delicious.
Eggless, dairyless, waffle made with heirloom blue corn pinole (pinole azul) and almond milk.