Pure Natural Kashmir Mongra Saffron / Kesar
- Product Code: SAFF01
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Authentic Fragrant Kashmir Saffron With Medicinal Properties
GI Origin: Jammu & Kashmir
Product Type: Dried Spice
Useful for: Cooking, Spice, Taste Enhancing, Beauty and Medicinal Benefits
Major Components: Crocin, Picrocrocin, Safranal
Quantity: Select Available Options : Weight: 100 gram/1 gram/ 5 gram/ 10 gram/ 200 gram
Kashmir Saffron is cultivated in the fields of the Karewas region of Jammu and Kashmir and is carefully handpicked by experienced farmers of the region. The spice is used as a colorant in Indian sweets and delicacies. Kashmir Saffron is highly aromatic, rich in flavor, and has great beauty and medicinal benefits. The saffron is available in 3 types, namely, Mongra Saffron, Lachha Saffron, and Guchhi Saffron
Kashmir Saffron is an Exclusive GI of Jammu & Kashmir.
The cultivation of Kashmir Saffron has been in practice since the 1st Century BC. Each flower is handpicked and its stigma (a strand of saffron) is carefully separated from the flower. Kashmir Saffron is well known globally for its aroma, rich flavor, deep color, and cosmetic and medicinal benefits. It is grown at a high altitude of 1600mtr-1800mtr above sea level. Kashmir Saffron comprises three major components, that are, crocin, picrocrocin, and safranal. Crocin is responsible for the deep red color of saffron, Picrocrocin for its bitter taste, and safranal for the rich aroma. Kashmir Saffron is an Exclusive GI of Jammu & Kashmir.
Disclaimer: Please note that all our products are nurtured and handpicked by esteemed and experienced farmers. Due to this process, there may be a slight variation from product to product. The actual product may slightly vary from the photograph shown and is subjected to minor manufacturing distinctions.
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