The Best Cornstarch Brands in Canada

  • Sep 27, 2022

The Best Cornstarch Brands in Canada

Cornstarch, is a carbohydrate extracted from the endosperm of corn. This white powdery substance is used for many culinary, household, and industrial purposes. It's found in cuisines throughout the world, with North America and Asia leading both production and use. 

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Cornstarch is prized for its thickening properties. You can also use cornstarch to coat the fruit in pies, tarts, and other desserts before baking.  A small amount of cornstarch is often mixed with powdered sugar for the same purpose. Please click here to see our corn starch collection at our Turkish Market.

Here are some of the best cornstarch brands in Canada available at our store:


Basak Corn flour is made by finely grinding whole corn kernels, whereas cornstarch is made just from the starchy part of the corn. Please click here to see our corn starch collection at our Turkish Store.

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Bizim Mutfak

It is a versatile ingredient known for its thickening and moisture-wicking properties. It has many household uses, such as soothing irritated skin, detangling knots, acting as a natural deodorant, and treating stains.


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Next time you run out of that necessary household item, give cornstarch a try. Please click here to see our corn starch collection at our Turkish Shop.

Corn Starch Uses

  • Sprinkle cornstarch over an oily stain and let it sit for 10 to 15 minutes to remove it. Wipe it out and then use a stain remover to treat the stain.
  • When your skin is humid, bug bites, which are already uncomfortable and upsetting, get significantly worse. To stop an itchy bug bite, cornstarch may help dry the skin around it.
  • To assist you undo knots, cornstarch can minimize friction between fibers, shoelaces, and ropes.
  • On offset sweaty palms and increase your grip when holding a tennis racquet or other sporting equipment, sprinkle a small amount of cornstarch to your hands.

Food Store

Our Turkish Supermarket has excellent prices and a large selection of fresh, frozen and deli meats. You can also pick up homestyle sandwiches and brewed Turkish coffee while you are here at our Pristine Fine Foods.

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What is your favorite Turkish food brand? We'd be delighted to hear from you! Please leave a comment below and get it in touch with us:)


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