Argo Corn Starch 454g (16oz)


Argo Corn Starch 454g (16oz)

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Want to achieve more tenderness in your baked goods? Corn Starch by Argo’s is the right product! It does not only help with baked goodies but also could be used as a binder and thickener for your Sauces, Soups and Gravies.

  • Includes a Stay Fresh Container
  • Gluten free
  • Over 100 years of Quality
  • 100% Pure Corn Starch
  • Imported from the USA

Ingredients: Corn Starch

Nutritional Information:

Per 8g Per 100g % of RI per 100g
Energy (KJ) 125.52 1569.00 19%
Energy (Kcal) 30 375.00 19%
Fat (g) 0 0.00 0%
of which saturates (g) 0 0.00 0%
Carbohydrates (g) 7 87.50 34%
of which sugars (g) 0 0.00 0%
Protein (g) 0 0.00 0%
Salt (g) 0 0.00 0%

Additional information

Weight 0.5 kg



Argo began as a corn starch company in Nebraska all the way back in the 1890's. They became a household name, with both chefs and other folk using their products. It wasn't until 2008 when they started selling their baking powder. Argo corn starch dissolves easily and has twice the thickening power of flour. Because of this, it is used and loved all over America to thicken and smooth sauces and gravies. Not to mention it's also flavourless, so it never alters the taste of the recipe! Not only can it be used in recipes and cooking, but it also makes a great clay! In fact, Argo even featured a recipe on their label in the 1940's for a corn-starch based Creative Clay. This showed parents how to create a homemade, mouldable material that children could use to create ornaments and gifts! In fact, it was such a success that in 1993 they began to produce new leaflets full of ideas for both adults and children to make! Full of uses, and loved by households and chefs alike, Argo is the best brand for all your corn starch needs!

Argo: A Century of Corn Starch Excellence and Versatility

  Founded in the 1890s as a corn starch company in Nebraska, Argo embarked on a journey that would establish it as a household name synonymous with quality and versatility. Over the decades, Argo's products have found their way into the kitchens of both chefs and home cooks, leaving an indelible mark on culinary creations across America. Initially recognized for its pioneering approach to corn starch, Argo's popularity surged as chefs and homemakers alike embraced its products. It wasn't until 2008 that Argo ventured into the realm of baking powder, expanding its portfolio to offer even more essential ingredients for cooking and baking. Argo's corn starch stands out for its unique attributes. With a remarkable ability to dissolve effortlessly, it boasts twice the thickening power of flour. This remarkable quality has made it a go-to choice in kitchens all across America, where it's utilized to create silky smooth sauces and gravies. One of its most alluring features is its flavorlessness, ensuring that it seamlessly blends into recipes without altering their taste. However, Argo's versatility extends beyond its role as a culinary staple. The brand has showcased its creativity by featuring a recipe for a corn-starch-based Creative Clay on their label in the 1940s. This ingenious idea provided parents with a way to craft homemade, moldable material that children could use to create ornaments and gifts. The success of this initiative led to the production of leaflets in 1993, brimming with creative ideas for both adults and children alike. Argo's journey reflects not only its commitment to quality but also its responsiveness to the needs and interests of its consumers. Loved by households and chefs alike, Argo has cemented its position as the go-to brand for all things corn starch. From culinary prowess to innovative crafting, Argo continues to be a trusted companion in kitchens and creative spaces, embodying a legacy of excellence that spans over a century. As you explore the range of Argo products, you're not just investing in a brand; you're inviting a tradition of reliability and innovation into your kitchen. Whether you're whipping up a savory sauce, perfecting your baking endeavors, or even indulging in creative crafting with the family, Argo's products stand as a testament to the brand's enduring commitment to making everyday experiences extraordinary.