Cumin is a very useful plant of the umbrella family. The plant is very similar to dill. Thin trunk, small flowers. The seeds are oblong, brown, have a tart and pungent taste and smell.
The homeland of cumin is considered to be the Mediterranean and India. It is now cultivated almost all over Europe.
Cumin seasoning is very useful and has many medicinal properties. This is due to the fact that it has a very rich composition: carbohydrates, proteins, fats, dietary fiber, folic acid, thiamine, vitamins A, E, C, macro and micronutrients.
Cumin is used in cooking, folk and official medicine, as well as in cosmetology.
In cooking, you can use leaves, seeds, as well as the root of the plant.
Cumin seeds go well with bakery products. They are sprinkled on various breads, rolls, pies, pies.
Cumin is added to salads, snacks, even butter and cheese.
The spice goes well with meat and fish dishes, with a variety of soups and broths.
The spice is used in the preparation of sauces, pates, canning.
The taste of fried, baked or mashed puree will be much more interesting if you add a little cumin.
Spice seeds will complement the taste of legumes and cabbage dishes.
In addition to dishes, cumin is added to drinks. Seeds can be added when brewing tea, as well as in the manufacture of beer and kvass.
The benefit of cumin seeds is not only medicinal properties, but also in the fact that they are able to slow down the spoilage of food, the appearance of mold.
Benefits and harms of cumin
- Cumin has a tonic effect on the body.
- Very useful spice for stomach disorders, bloating, relieves fermentation processes, as well as increases appetite.
- Cumin is considered an excellent remedy for insomnia.
- Spice improves blood circulation.
- Helps speed up metabolism.
- Very useful cumin for hair.
- Like any spice, cumin can harm the body.
The spice is not recommended for gallstones, diabetes, gastritis, as well as pregnant and nursing mothers.
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Cumin can be bought in bulk, as well as at retail from 100 grams.