Allspice

UNIT
50g

FROM
$3.75 NZD

SKU #:

603778

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Allspice

UNIT
50g

FROM
$3.75 NZD

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Pimento is the dried unripe fruit of the plant Pimenta Officinalis, which is native to Mexico and Central America. Pimento, best known as ?allspice?, has a mild, slightly sweet flavour, with notes of cloves, nutmeg, cinnamon and pepper. It is used in many cuisines as an aromatic in savoury dishes, desserts, baking recipes and beverages.

Ingredients:

Whole Pimento.

Allergens:

No known Allergens. May also contain traces of other Allergens.

Country of Origin:

India.

How to Use:

Pimento can be used whole or you can grind it with a mortar & pestle. This spice is great in pickles, cured meats, rice dishes, casseroles, curries & soups. It is delicious in baked goods, especially apple pie or boiled orange cake. Give extra depth of flavour to rich chocolate desserts or add a pinch to stewed fruits. Pimento is also lovely in raw treats like chia & berry pudding. Try adding a pinch of ground pimento to a pot of chai tea or your favourite herbal blend to add aromatic notes.

Storage:

Store in an air tight container in a cool, dry place, away from direct sunlight.

Shelf Life:

Up to 18 months when stored as above.