Cardamom – The Queen of Spices

My favorite spice in the house! Cardamom is the Queen of Spices and has grown lavishly under the tropical canopy on hillsides in the Ghat Mountains on the Malabar Coast of southern India to be harvested by hand and shipped around the world.  The cardamom familiar to India and the western world is called green cardamom … Continue reading Cardamom – The Queen of Spices

Cardamom {Elettaria cardamomum}

Also, Known As: Bastard Cardamom Cardamom Cardamom Seeds Cardamon Ela Elaci Malabar Cardamom Sha-ren Queen of the Spices. The plant is one of the oldest known spices in the world. The ancient Egyptians made extensive use of the cardamom in the manufacture of perfumes and cosmetics. However, the use of the cardamom as an herbal medicine … Continue reading Cardamom {Elettaria cardamomum}