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Nutmeg

Nutmeg

Origin of Spice

Nutmeg originates from Indonesia

Botanical Information

the plant belongs to Myristicaceae family of medium to large trees. The part of the tree that is used is the dried kernels.

Common Culinary Uses

Sample Receipe:

http://allrecipes.com/recipe/13711/homemade-fresh-pumpkin-pie/?internalSource=staff%20pick&referringId=1146&referringContentType=recipe%20hub

Sweet or Savory?: Nutmeg can enhance both sweet & savory dishes.

Fresh & dried

Health Benefits of Nutmeg

including its ability to relieve pain, soothe indigestion, detoxify the body, boost skin health, increase immune system function, & improve blood circulation.

Interesting Facts of Nutmeg

1-enhances taste in food

2-mixed with other things, can help clear up skin

3-relieve digestive problems


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