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Saffron | known to have anti-oxidant, disease preventing and health promoting properties. Three clinical trials at the University of Tehran suggest that eating a daily pinch (less than 1/10 of a teaspoon) of this golden-yellow spice eases depression for 75 percent of women, making it more powerful than many prescription antidepressants. Credit saffron’s crocin, an antioxidant that prods the brain to produce more mood-boosting serotonin.
Saffron tea beneficial for overcoming depression, anti-cancer properties, menstrual relief, reduces stomach pain, heart disease.
GROWING SAFFRON - James Wong's Homegrown Revolution Blog

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Why is saffron so expensive Saffron Spice, Saffron Benefits, Saffron Flower, Food Culture, Spice, Traditional Food
Why is saffron so expensive? Since such a small part of the flower is used, it takes 75,000 saffron flowers to make one pound of saffron spice. The small amount of saffron spice per plant, along with the fact that harvesting must be done manually, leads to saffron's being majorly expensive. #saffron #spice #slofoodgroup #tasty #redgold #cooking #chef #chefs #onlineshopping #premium #foodie #foodculture #foodart #foodblogger #food
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Types of Pure Saffron for Sale Online
In Google’s words: “Saffron is irresistibly tantalizing and draws us in with its sultry, sense-provoking aroma and the lure of it’s passionate and seductive energy. It inflames our sensualities, quickens our blood and lights the fire within our soul.” Boom! We couldn’t have said it better. Shop for and buy the world's most expensive spice and have it delivered to you with free domestic shipping. We are a saffron brand you can trust for all your cooking flavor and spice needs since 2014.
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Saffron | known to have anti-oxidant, disease preventing and health promoting properties. Three clinical trials at the University of Tehran suggest that eating a daily pinch (less than 1/10 of a teaspoon) of this golden-yellow spice eases depression for 75 percent of women, making it more powerful than many prescription antidepressants. Credit saffron’s crocin, an antioxidant that prods the brain to produce more mood-boosting serotonin.
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Saffron Tea facts and health benefits
Saffron tea beneficial for overcoming depression, anti-cancer properties, menstrual relief, reduces stomach pain, heart disease.
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GROWING SAFFRON - James Wong's Homegrown Revolution Blog
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Saffron * Cultural aesthetics to match the origins of the food
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Cooking with Saffron - including medicinal uses, storage and recipes.
Saffron is obtained from the saffron crocus, a flower that has lilac coloured petals..... all about saffron
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Update from Saffron Country: Cinghiali, Fire, & Flavor
Gathering Saffron in Navelli (Abruzzo, Italy). Saffron is obtained by collecting the flower stamens of a very specific iris flower. It is difficult work and that is the reason why saffron is so expensive.
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Growing Saffron
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INDIA: SAFRON - Harvesting Saffron. 75 000 flowers to make a pound of saffron in India
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Saffron Flowers by muzi444 IFTTT 500px
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The saffron colour is believed to represent fire and purity. From the use of kesar in food preparations to the colour of the robes of Buddhist monks, this remarkable colour is sacred to India. Colour Schemes, Colour Palettes, Color Schemes, Color Combinations, Color Help, Color Palettes, Color Palette, Colour Combinations, Color Pallets
‘ Saffron’ by Looking-Glass
The saffron colour is believed to represent fire and purity. From the use of kesar in food preparations to the colour of the robes of Buddhist monks, this remarkable colour is sacred to India.