Allspice Ground (100g)
With its warm sweet flavour, Allspice is a versatile spice used in many dishes of both sweet and savoury nature. Originating in the Caribbean and also South America and Spain, allspice comes from the dried unripe berry of the pimenta diocia plant, an evergreen tree belonging to the myrtle family. The dried berries look like small dark brown balls that are slightly larger then peppercorns.
Allspice can be used to flavour soups, casseroles and curries, or alternatively to bring a richness and warmth to cakes, cookies and desserts. It is often found as a key ingredient in sauces and ketchup.
Interesting Facts about All spice:
In the Napoleonic war of 1812, Russian soldiers put allspice in their boots to keep their feet warm and the resultant improvement in odours is carried into today’s cosmetic industries, where pimento oil is usually associated with men’s toiletries.
Country of Origin
Product of Australia & Imported
All spice contains warming and soothing properties and is anti-inflammatory and calming to the body. All spice aids digestion by promoting the excretion of digestive enzymes.
100% ground allspice
Naturally gluten free
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