Organic Nutmeg Powder

Nutmeg is called “Jaiphal” in Hindi. Organic Nutmegs grown in eco-friendly organic farms spread across Western Ghats of Southern States of Indian sub-continent are harvested, processed by sun drying and powdered in stone mills, hygienically packed for your kitchens. Nutmeg isn't really a nut, but the kernel of an apricot-like fruit. The "nut" (aril), ground to a fine powder. Organic Nutmeg Powder is a glorious rendition of almost mythical spice, for which countries waged war and the Netherlands gave Manhattan Island to Britain in exchange for some nutmeg islands.

 

Collections: Masala Mix, Organic Spices


  • Organic nutmeg is an under used spice. It comes with a distinctive pungent fragrance and a warm but slightly sweet taste. Nutmeg has a warm full-bodied flavour that complements a wide diversity of foods from baked goods to milk puddings, or green vegetables like spinach, or it goes well with fish or hot chocolate. It is an essential flavouring agent to béchamel sauce and baked or stewed fruit, custards, eggnog, punches, curries, sauces (particularly onion-based and milk sauces), pasta, and vegetables. Rich in essential oil containing camphene, p-cymene, phellandrene, terpinene, limonene, myrcene, linalool, geraniol, terpineol, myristicin, elemicin, safrol, eugenol and eugenol. Organic Nutmeg is a prominent flavoring agent in cuisines of most countries and finds its use in ancient Indian medicine systems because if it’s numerous healing properties.

  • Nutrient

    Avg. contents g/mg per 100 g

    Total Calories

    500.0 Kcal

    Calories from Fat

    330.0

    Proteins

    7.5 g

    Carbohydrates

    28.5 g

    Total Fat

    36.0 g

    Dietary Fiber

    11.1 g

    Sugars

    28.0 g

    Transfat

    0.0 g

    Cholesterol

    0.0 g

    Calcium

    120.0 mg

    Iron

    2.0 mg

    • Nutmeg powder is very effective remedy for sleeping disorders. Mix powdered nutmeg with the Indian gooseberry- amla juice, drink before going to bed.
    • Mix powdered nutmeg with a teaspoonful of honey to induce good sleep in children.
    • Mix some powdered nutmeg with banana or apple juice, and drink twice in a day. It is very effective remedy in the treatment of diarrhoea.
    • Mixing nutmeg powder with a spoon of amla juice proves useful to cure morning sickness, hiccups, and indigestion.
    • Dusting of nutmeg powder adds aroma and enhances the taste of your food, supplements trace minerals viz., potassium, calcium, iron and manganese that keep the immune system strong.
    • Applying a pinch of nutmeg powder mixed with water or honey into a paste, transforms your skin look clearer and brighter within a few days, reducing scars and alleviating acne.
    • For centuries, nutmeg has been used as a medicinal spice that brings relief from digestive problems. So put a pinch of nutmeg powder into your soups and stews for a boost of flavor and a healthy gut!
    • Nutmeg powder has proven antibacterial properties that protect the teeth and gums. Nutmeg oil has eugenol, which brings relief from toothache.
    • Nutmeg powder keeps the brain sharp because of a natural organic compound called myristicin, which is known to shield your brain against degenerative Alzheimer’s disease.
    • The essential oil of nutmeg brings relief from muscular and joint pain.
    • In holistic medicine, nutmeg is often prescribed to rev up blood circulation and treat kidney infections. Traditional healers believe it also strengthens the liver.
  • Why Organic Nutmeg Powder?
    • Processed by sun drying.
    • Pounded to powder
    • Pesticide free.
    • Free of fumigants used during storage.
    • Non-toxic.
    • Free of synthetic reagents.
    • No colouring agents.
    • Free of preservatives.
    • Free of impurities.
    • Good for health.
    • Eco-friendly.

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