Botanical Name: Syzygium aromaticum
Organic, Origin-Sri Lanka
$7.80 – $32.33
Utilized throughout the world’s cuisines, this is one of the most commonly used spices. Cloves can be added to tea to liven it up, as well as heated fruit and wine punches that use cranberry for a flavor base. Caribbean jerk seasoning also takes advantage of the aromatic pungency of this spice, and is typically combined with citrus juice to deliver the desired tropical result. A jerk seasoning with ground cloves can be used on chicken, pork tenderloin or chops, beef steak, even stir fry or pasta dishes. It has a mild anesthetic property, strong antioxidant as well as strong anti-parasitic properties.
Organic Cloves are also used in a great many Indian dishes. Curries often showcase it, as do accompaniments like chutney. Desserts that utilize cinnamon, nutmeg and allspice also often include this spice. You can simmer pears with cranberries and the spice for a wonderful end to any meal. Cakes, quick breads and cookies often call for it as well. Dishes such as chili and mole sauce also may benefit from this delicious spice.
Our organic spices are certified by Quality Assurance International according to United States Department of Agriculture and National Organic Program guidelines.