Spice Trade — caraway seeds

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What is the difference between cumin, caraway, black cumin and nigella?

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We get this question a lot: What is the difference between cumin seeds and caraway seeds? They look almost the same! … and then they notice our “black cumin” which further adds to the confusion. Here’s a look at all of them side by side so you can visualise the similarities and difference, and then we’ll delve deeper: Cumin seeds are a first cousin of carrot and parsley, and a visual twin of the caraway seed. They are also often confused with black cumin, but let us first have a closer look at the mighty cumin seed. Originally cultivated in the Mediterranean and...

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Nutrition and buying tips: Caraway Seed

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All values below are per 1 tsp (2.1g) of Caraway Seeds. ProximatesWater 0.21gEnergy 7kcalProtein 0.42gTotal lipid (fat) 0.31gCarbohydrate, by difference 1.05gFiber, total dietary 0.8gSugars, total 0.01g MineralsCalcium, Ca 14mgIron, Fe 0.34mgMagnesium, Mg 5mgPhosphorus, P 12mgPotassium, K 28mgSodium, Na 0mgZinc, Zn 0.12mg VitaminsVitamin C, total ascorbic acid 0.4mgThiamin 0.008mgRiboflavin 0.008mgNiacin 0.076mgVitamin B-6 0.008mgFolate, DFE 0µgVitamin B-12 0.00µgVitamin A, RAE 0µgVitamin A, IU 8IUVitamin E (alpha-tocopherol), 0.05mgVitamin D (D2 + D3) 0.0µgVitamin D 0IUVitamin K 0µg LipidsFatty acids, total saturated 0.013gFatty acids, total monounsaturated 0.150gFatty acids, total polyunsaturated 0.069gCholesterol 0mg Tips on buying quality Caraway Seeds Look for a dark colour, and the...

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Caraway Seeds

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Frenetic demand recorded in Caraway seeds market in last two weeks from Far East, South Asia and Middle East.  

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