S is for Saffron:
The world’s most expensive spice, this highly valued culinary addition is so powerful that only a few strands are needed to flavor and color an entire dish. Most imported saffron originates from Spain. The ground variety loses its flavor and is often not real saffron.
Matches well with: risotto, soup, tomatoes, mussels, paella and rice
Healing properties: effective in treating mild Alzheimer’s, appetite suppressor, anti-depressant
Magical Properties: healing, love, and to control the weather. Keep saffron sachets in your home to bring happiness.
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