Cumin - Kamoon Beldi
Cumin is a very ancient spice. It was known to the Egyptians 5,000 years ago and was found in the pyramids. There are Biblical references to cumin. In Germany, a bride and groom used carry a little of the seed to represent their commitment to being faithful. Cumin has a strong, spicy, sweet aroma. It is used extensively in Mexican, Middle Eastern, North African and Indian cooking.
Suggested Use: Cumin is wonderful in bean soups and vegetable stews. Adding Cumin to cooking rice or couscous imparts a warm flavor and aroma. It makes a wonderful dip when mixed with mayonnaise. Cumin is an integral part of Indian spice blends for making curries and other spicy dishes.
2 oz Jar with sifter or 4 oz Resealable Plastic Bag