Tips & Recipes — cumin

Kokum Rasam

Kokum Rasam

Kokum Rasam

It is only appropriate that rasam when prepared in a konkani household is done so with kokum. Rasam is a traditional South Indian soup prepared in a tamarind base. Kokum, affectionately known as the Malabar tamarind is a common feature in shops and homes alike all over the west coast of peninsular India.  


Delicious Cumin Tea Recipe

 

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Cumin has a bitter taste and pungent aroma when it is exposed to heat. Hence it may be often associated with hot and spicy preparations.

Proven Spices for Effective Weight Loss

Proven Spices for Effective Weight Loss

It is a common misconception that effective weight loss could be achieved by eating a bland diet without any spices. Spices not only impart their characteristic flavor to the preparation but also have a host of health benefits to offer.    Spices are mostly devoid of any calories, saturated fat and sodium. Moreover they have a satiating effect on your appetite and promote burning of fat and weight loss. Read on about these proven spices for effective weight loss.  Amazing Spices for Weight loss:  Turmeric: Curcumin is the active ingredient found in turmeric which has a stabilizing effect on your metabolism....


The Delicious Benefits of Cumin Water

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The Delicious Benefits of Cumin Water

What is Cumin? About the Spice, the Super Food;Cumin, every Indian’s Jeera. The spice is obtained in the form of a seed, each of which is obtained from drying the fruit of the flower bearing plant by the same name, which is native to the region covering the eastern part of Mediterranean Sea to the southern part of Asia. It is a popular traditional spice in a number of cuisines across the world. Moreover it has been known since the ages as a domestic remedy for a plethora of ailments. The legends live on, while science only as much as...


Cumin - The world spice

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Cumin - The world spice

Cumin's history is documented till 5000 years back. It was used by the ancient Egyptian civilization during their mummification rituals as well as a spice in their food; The Bible even references it, describes how to plant it, and care for it; The ancient Romans and Greeks used it for medicinal purpose and for their food. It was so highly prized the Greeks kept it in it's own container on the table and before the advent of pepper and other spices of the sub-continent Cumin was the spice which imparted flavour to ancient civilization recipes and enlivened their taste buds. ...

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