Durva Exports

Cumin Seeds



Keeping up with the latest trends, we strive to achieve utmost customer satisfaction. We are a prominent Manufacturer, Exporter & Supplier who are recognized for offering Cumin Seeds. Being free from harmful chemicals, these are well suited to apply in preparation various food items. We make these available in airtight packaging. Their aromatic flavor, high quality, freshness, affordable prices and chemical properties are the reasons behind their wide use.

 

Additional Information
The cumin plant, Cuminum cyminum is native to the shores of the Mediterranean, including the upper regions of Egypt, where is has been cultivated for thousands of years. Nowadays, it is commercially grown in several surrounding countries such as Iran, Turkey and Syria, as well as other hot countries further afield, namely China, India and Latin America. The cumin spice is the dried seed of the cumin plant, which is why cumin is also known as cumin seeds and is available in this form. The cumin plant comes from the same plant family as parsley and it is also related to fennel, coriander and dill. Cumin is now mostly produced in India.

Cumin is the second most popular spice in the world after black pepper. Cumin seeds are used as a spice for their distinctive aroma. Cumin is most commonly used to flavor food and is widely available in both seed and powder form. While cumin is a favorite on the spice rack, it has a number of curative properties which make it a versatile natural medicine.



Specifications

Varieties Singapore / Europe / ASTA (USA) quality
Quality Machine cleaned / Sortexed
Purity 98% to 99.5% Min.
Impurity 0.5% to 2% Max.
Total Ash 9.05% Max.
Flavor Aromatic with a penetrating flavor
Moisture 8% Max.(10% Max. during monsoon season)
Salmonella Absent / 25 gms