Organic Cardamom Ground
Our Organic Cardamom Ground has the highest level of flavor and aromatic properties featuring a menthol-like flavor profile in a conveniently pre-ground and ready to use powder. The delicious flavor of ground cardamom allows it to beautifully meld into a variety of both sweet and savory dishes.
The complex fragrance and taste of this spice are often associated with grapefruit-like, citrusy aroma and taste.Using at Home
Try the time-honored favorite of adding a pinch to your next pot of coffee or tea.
Mix it into your next baked good to add a layer of spicy-like sweetness.
Enhance your savory dishes with a dash of cardamom.
One simple trick is to remember is that it goes well with the flavors of ginger, cinnamon, and cloves.
Cardamom is widely used in traditional medicines.
It can be used to treat sores in the mouth, the teeth, and gums as well as soreness of the throat.
It has been used in traditional Chinese medicine to treat stomach issues, digestive issues, dysentery, and constipation.
It is believed to be useful for breaking up kidney and gall bladder stones as well.Benefits
Our all-natural cardamom is directly sourced and minimally processed without the use of any harsh chemicals.
It simultaneously enhances a dish's natural flavors while boasting its own unique aroma and taste.
The versatility of the spice makes it hard to go wrong,
The spice also features a subtle spiciness, often compared to a less sharp ginger.
The cardamom plant is native to India, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Indonesia, Pakistan, and Nepal; however, Guatemala is the largest producer of commercial cardamom today, followed by India.
Demand for the spice has been steadily increasing since the 1800's, with greater demand coming from China.
A German coffee planter took a liking to the pods unique culinary attributes and introduced cardamom to Central America just before WWI.
The exquisite fragrance and taste of this spice has made it highly desirable and one of the most expensive spices in the world today.
*Images are representations only, and may not be a direct reflection of the shipped product
Unless otherwise indicated, products are sold by weight and not by volume. Some products may appear "less full" due to a variety of factors such as the density of the spice, contents settling during shipment, etc.
Our inner safety seals are pressure sealed and it is normal when twisting off the cap that the seal may come off, come loose, and/or tear - so long as none of the contents spill out, the product is safe to consume.