“Zireh Koohi” from Kerman is a MUST try if you love cumin. The Cumin seeds produced in other countries do not have the same taste/shape/aroma/flavor/color as Persian Kermani Zireh.Price wise, Caraway seeds are much cheaper than wild Cumin which is not seen in abundance in nature. In addition to possessing great aroma and flavor, Cumin […]

Cumin (zire)

Zireh” or Cumin is the staple item for every Persian spice cabinet. The actual “Kermani Zireh” has a very strong yet pleasant aroma. The size of this wild version of these seeds is very small which helps avoiding release of overpowering taste/aroma. Kerman is famous and well known in Iran for having the very best […]

Barberry (zereshk)

For many years barberry has been in domestic use as a medicine. Because ofits organic acids, the plant is a remedy that reduces blood bile and ejects bileout of the liver. Also it reduces Polydipsia. Barberry mixed with warm natureremedies like cinnamon and honey leads to liver strength and treats Polydipsiaand diarrhea caused by liver […]

Iran Chamomile (baboone)

Iran Chamomile .The dried flowers of chamomile contain many terpenoids andflavonoids contributing to its medicinal properties. Chamomile preparations arecommonly used for many human ailments such as hay fever, inflammation,muscle spasms, menstrual disorders, insomnia, ulcers, wounds,gastrointestinal disorders, rheumatic pain, and hemorrhoids.Essential oils of chamomile are used extensively in cosmetics andaromatherapy. Many different preparations of chamomile have […]

Thyme (avishan)

Thyme is an herb. The flowers, leaves, and oil are used as medicine. Thyme is sometimes used in combination with other herbs.Thyme is taken by mouth for bronchitis, whooping cough, sore throat, colic, arthritis, upset stomach, stomach pain (gastritis), diarrhea, bedwetting, a movement disorder in children (dyspraxia), intestinal gas (flatulence), parasitic worm infections, and skin […]