saffron, color 240 crocin

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The most expensive spice in the world, Saffron can cost ten times more than vanilla and fifty times more than cardamom. Often hailed as the 'Golden Spice' of the culinary realm, its origins are rooted in the fertile soils of the Middle East. Saffron is the most exquisite and laboriously obtained spice known to the epicurean world. Each ounce of Saffron is painstakingly procured from over 14,000 crocus stigmas and carefully air-dried to capture its uniquely bitter-sweet, honey-like essence and vivid orange hue.

Saffron's aroma is distinctively intense, making it a coveted ingredient. Whether crafting an authentic Bouillabaisse, an aromatic risotto, a vibrant paella, or exploring its potential in baked goods, sauces, and curries, our Saffron is the key to an unforgettable gustatory experience. To unleash its full potency, immerse the threads in a warm liquid like stock, water, or wine before incorporating it into your dish. Remember to store it in a cool, dry corner away from direct light to preserve its potency and shelf life.

Saffron Infused Cream Sauce: Infuse your classic white cream sauce with the extraordinary flavor of Saffron, serving as a lavish accompaniment to fresh seafood or a velvety base for pasta dishes.

Saffron Rice Pilaf: Add a touch of luxury to your humble rice dish, creating a beautiful golden pilaf with a unique aroma and flavor profile.

Saffron Tomato Bisque: Redefine comfort food with a Saffron-infused tomato bisque that strikes a balance between the tanginess of tomatoes and the bitter-sweet notes of Saffron.

Saffron Spiced Lamb: Infuse your slow-cooked lamb dish with the rich intensity of Saffron, yielding an intensely flavorful and fragrant main course.

Saffron and Orange Muffins: Venture into the realm of baking and experiment with Saffron and citrus flavors, resulting in delicious muffins with a dynamic twist.