Nutmeg Whole

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$3.30

Product description

Nutmeg is a unique, versatile and sweet spice. It is the dried, large and hard seed of a pear shaped fruit. It is finely ground, has a brown colour and contains a high oil quantity. Has a warm aromatic flavour that complements a diversity of foods, particularly sweet dishes.

The spice people carry these nutmeg products; nutmeg ground and nutmeg whole.

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Description

Nutmeg is a unique, versatile and sweet spice. It is the dried, large and hard seed of a pear shaped fruit. It is finely ground, has a brown colour and contains a high oil quantity. Has a warm aromatic flavour that complements a diversity of foods, particularly sweet dishes. Grate the nutmeg whole on a fine microplane grater to release its aroma and flavour.

Culinary Notes :

  • Use whole during cooking and remove before serving
  • Shave or grate over dishes
  • Use it in cheese sauces, seafood, lamb, casseroles, soufflés, pasta, ricotta fritters, rice dishes, and stuffing.
  • Use as a topping in eggnog
  • Use in potato dishes, milk drinks, sauces and meatballs and sausages.
  • Use in apple pie spice and pumpkin pie spice
  • Use in split pea, cream and pumpkin soup and tomato soups
  • Use it in cakes, muffins, breads, pound cake, biscuits and roasts
  • It goes well with cardamom, cinnamon, coriander, cumin, ginger, mace and pepper.

Health benefits:

Nutmeg has many health benefits. It can be used as aid to digestion and to sleep. Also, it can protect the brain against degenerative diseases.

Recipe/ product links:

Moroccan Carrot Soup
Chai Banana Cake
Chai Spiced Coconut and Maple Ice Cream

Country of origin:

India, Indonesia

Other names or spelling: Muskat, Muskatnuss, Myristica fragrans

Additional information

size

20g

1 review for Nutmeg Whole

  1. Rated 5 out of 5

    colleen Donaldson (verified owner)

    fresh grated nutmeg has a wonderful flavour compared to packaged

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