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Nutmeg (Ground, Organic)

Nutmeg is the seed of a tropical tree that takes nearly a decade to flower. Once harvested, the seed is separated from the veins of mace that engulf it and dried.Nutmeg is an Old World spice, once highly prized and literally worth its weight in gold. At one time, ground nutmeg was a popular additive to snuff. In Medieval Europe, nutmeg was thought to be a remedy for the plague. Today, most people are familiar with ground nutmeg as a baking spice and the finishing touch for a cup of hot cocoa.
Also Known As nux moschata, myristica officinalis, myristica aromata, myristica
SKU 352

Certifications

Gluten Free No
Kosher Yes
Organic Yes

Ordering & Availability

Minimum Order Quantity 100 lbs

Properties

Application cosmetic - Mix with arrowroot and other spices to make a natural foundation or bronzer.culinary - Use to add spice to baked goods, soups and stews.aromatic - Add to incense powders.
Country of Origin Sri Lanka

Regulatory & Compliance

Allergens Peanuts, Tree Nuts, Eggs, Milk, Wheat, Soy, Fish, Crustacean, Sesame Seeds (Canada), Mustard (Canada)

Storage & Packaging

Storage Instructions Keep in a sealed container in a cool, dark cabinet or pantry.