Irish moss is a red seaweed (Chondrus Crispus). Irish moss is a culinary super star. Carrageenan comes from Irish moss and is used as a thickening agent in many products.
Irish moss can be used is a natural vegan alternative to gelatin. A quarter cup will thicken about two cups of liquid.
At the former Sprouts Cafe' in Atlanta, GA they used to sell a drink called Irsh Moss. It was a thick satisfying chocolate beverage packed with nutrition. This drink was made with Irish moss combined with macadamia nuts, banana, agave nectar, carob and spirulina! It was a great drink. It may still be available through local Atlanta health food stores.
Net Wt.:16 oz