Organic Cumin Powder, Spices | Buy | Cooking |Gourmet Shop
An online spice shop | International gourmet foods
866-331-7684   Log in   Register   My Account
Your Cart is Empty
Ajika Brand  >  Organic Foods  >  Spices & Herbs
pop up description layer
Ajika Organic Cumin Powder -     2 oz
Manufacturer: Ajika / AJOR0034 - 2 oz

Related Recipes
The Healing Powers of Turmeric
Fall Aromatic Spices
Cooling Summer Spices
Rejuvenate with Spices for Spring
Winter spices
Every Day Body Massage
Ayurvedic Nutrition
Eating Rituals in Ayurvedic Philosophy
Papad or Papadams

Sign up for updates and recipies

Ajika Organic Cumin Powder

CumIn Is Peppery, Aromatic In Taste

Use in curries, breads, vegetables, beans, lentils; colic

Pure culinary spice, USDA certified organic ingredient

Quantity :   / Select? :
/       Add to Cart

Cumin Seeds/Jeera: It is one the most widely used spice in Indian cooking.   Mexican cooking and MiddleEastern cooking also use it often. It is also a very important element in Indian and ayurvedic cooking and has been used for millennia. North Indian curries and dry vegetables are mostly flavored with whole cumin seeds.  Cumin is considered to have digestive properties and is also considered to have cooling properties.

Here are a few suggestions how to use organic cumin in cooking:
·          The cumin/jeera seed is almost always exposed to heat to release its wonderful aroma and  flavor.
·          It is also used as a garnishing spice when it is dry roasted and coarsely ground and then sprinkled on yogurt salads/raita, Indian salads or kuchumbers
·          Most of the Indian lentils and beans will have cumin added to them.  It imparts flavor and helps to digest beans and lentils
·          Heat Cumin and garlic in oil or ghee and add vegetables and potato, alternatively drizzle over cooked vegetables or potatoes
·          Add ground Cumin tangy lime or lemon or yogurt marinades for grilling and barbeques
·          Cumin is frequently used in many Mexican dishes including chili con carne and tamales

Botanical Name: Cuminum Cyminum
Action on Dosha : Alleviates Vata and Kapha , increases Pitta. But generally considered tridoshic. It is restorative to all tissues
Cumin seed is used for diarrhea and indigestion. Specific for headaches caused by ingestion. Hot cumin water is excellent for colds and fevers and is made by boiling a teaspoon of roasted seeds in 3 cups of water. Honey can be added to soothe a sore throat. It is supposed to increase lactation and reduce nausea in pregnancy. Smoked in a pipe with ghee, it is taken to relieve the hiccups. Stimulates the appetite.
Ayurvedic Orientation: Bitter, pungent, cooling.

Our organic spices are pure, all natural spices and seasonings and fair trade spices. Our dedication to sustainable sourcing insures you get ethical clean spices.

Using our in-house kitchen we make all our blends in Minneapolis. We grind the spices that need to be ground, roast the ones that need to be roasted and keep some spices whole that are traditionally whole in ethnic blends. Did you know that cultures did not grind all their spices and most cultures will use both whole and ground spices in their blends?

This ensures that you get the best flavor, color, aroma, and taste.

We're committed to providing pure organic seasonings that taste great and promote a healthy planet. We're proud to offer the largest selection of organic ethnic spices and spice blends available.


M A Y    W E    S U G G E S T ?
Share: |
Have you used this product? Would you like to review the product?
Click here to enter your review

Need Help?
Find your way ...
Talk To Us ...
Can we help?
Order Details/Tracking
Ship Methods/Policies
Not Satisfied?
How did we do?

Payment methods:
VISA MasterCard Discover

Shipping Methods:
US Postal Service UPS

Our Company
Learn more about IndianFoodsCo.Com - in business since 1988



Curry Paste
Cooking Vegetables
Indian Pantry
Popular Dishes
Buy Online
Shop Lentils
Shop Rice
Shop Spices
Shop Papad
Shop Chutney
Shop Pickles
Shop Curry
Shop Curry Paste
Shop Pantry Products
Shop Health Foods
Shop Natural Foods
Shop Organic Spices
Shop Indian Pantry
Shop Indian Groceries
Email Newsletter icon, E-mail Newsletter icon, Email List icon, E-mail List icon Sign up for updates and recipes

IndianFoodsCo.Com is Upfront is located in Minnesota. | Copyright 1988-2018 All rights reserved.
0 Second