“MINSK KRISTALL” starch is a high quality product obtained by our specialists from selected potatoes. It is a dry powder with white or slightly grayish color. Starch is well for body: it reduces the cholesterol content in the liver and blood serum, has anti-sclerotic properties. Potato starch contains a lot of potassium, which helps to remove extra water from the body, which makes it an essential food for people suffering from kidney disease. It is produced at the Snov and Luban starch factories.
Potato Starch can be used to replace cornstarch in most baking recipes. Potato starch powder tolerates higher temperatures than cornstarch, making it an excellent thickener for sauces, soups and stews. It adds moistness to any baked goods and is an essential ingredient in gluten free baking.
Large amounts of potato starch are used in thickening commercial soups. Other uses of potato starch include pie fillings, sweets, chewing gums, and as a filtering material in breweries, where it is used when filtering yeast from the wort.
Sold in bags of 25 and 40 kilograms.