Started around thirty-five years back, Kanwal Foods & Spices is one of the oldest manufacturers of traditional Kashmir Spices in the valley. Born with the motto to provide 'honest spice' to people that cherished local aroma to add colors and taste to the fabled Kashmiri cuisine, Kanwal today has evolved as a quality player in the food sector in India with an inherent ability to manufacture and export a wide range of basic spices powder, spice blends, ready-to-cook products and instant mixes.
Saffron is a priceless royal spice which needs no introduction. The aroma and flavor of saffron has no match. It is the most expensive spice of the world. The dried stigmas of the flower are carefully hand-picked with love due to their delicate nature. It takes 250,000 stigmas to make just half a kilo of saffron. It is grown in few regions of the world. Kashmiri saffron, locally called Zaffran, is famous throughout the world for its quality and sweet aroma. Kashmiri saffron is valued all over the world for its fine quality and is recognizable by its dark maroon-purple hue which hints at strong flavor, aroma, and coloring effect. Kashmiri Saffron is primarily used for culinary purposes. To say it transforms an ordinary dish into extraordinary delicacy won’t be an exaggeration. Its aroma and flavor will make your cuisine mouth-watering. Only a small amount of Kashmiri saffron can turn your dish into a divine delicacy! Besides relishing your taste buds, its medicinal value and use in cosmetic beauty treatments is widely Known. While buying the world’s most expensive spice, you must make sure you get the quality product which is worth the money, and that is when Hamist comes into picture. We hunt for the best quality saffron grown in the fertile land of Kashmir. Relax and show your culinary skills while we at Hamiast will deliver the aromatic and exotic spice at your door-step. Enjoy Kanwal's pure Kashmir saffron, brought to you directly from the vales of Kashmir. Health Benefits: 1) Depression: Saffron is effective at treating mild to moderate depression. Saffron contains 5-hydroxytryptophan which helps in the production of serotonin which helps in elevating the mood 2) Memory: Recent studies have also demonstrated that saffron extract is useful in the treatment of age related mental impairment, Crocin and crocetin are powerful antioxidants found in Kashmiri saffron which help in improving memory of a person. Diseases like Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s can be kept away by its intake. 3) Saffron has anti-bacterial properties and can is very beneficial in reducing acne. it can be directly applied on the affected area. 4) It acts as a natural scrub and aids in removing dead cells 5) Saffron has been found to be beneficial against flu and cold. Glass of warm milk along with saffron is recommended while sick 6) Healthy Kidneys: It helps in protecting kidney related diseases and reduces kidney stress. 7) To increase vitality: In low libido saffron aids as a sexual stimulant and can be consumed in a dose of a pinch in a glass of milk at bed time. 8) Menstrual Problem: For women who have irregular periods, they can take saffron to help regulate their menstruation.
|Origin||Pampore, Jammu and Kashmir|
|Serving Recommendation||Soak the Saffron ( Kesar) for at least 30minutes in water/milk recommended more than 1 hours before use.|
|Shelf Life||24 Months|
|Specialty||FSSAI certified & Natural Saffron procured directly from the farms.|
|Storage Instructions||Store in cool and dry place|