Organic Ceylon Cinnamon, Powder (Cinnamomum verum)
Botanical Name: Cinnamomum verum
Common Names: Sweet cinnamon
Origin: Sri Lanka
Cinnamomum verum is a small evergreen tree native to tropical southern India and Sri Lanka, growing from sea level to almost 3,000 feet. It has been introduced to Madagascar and the Seychelles and is cultivated there extensively. It belongs to the Laurel or Lauraceae family, a family containing diverse genera ranging from the Mediterranean bay tree, to sassafras, paw-paw, and the tropical avocado.
Our organic sweet cinnamon powder has a soft and subtle flavor and much milder and sweeter than cassia (everyday) cinnamon. It plays well when blended with a variety of other spices, achieving a depth and complexity of flavors within culinary recipes. Also known as Ceylon cinnamon, or true cinnamon, the bark from Cinnamomum verum has a variety of historic uses in eastern and western medicine. Our organic sweet cinnamon powder can be encapsulated, tinctured, infused, and added to a variety of spice blends.
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