Today, cumin is the second most admired spice in the world after black pepper, usually get used in foods, beverages, liquors, medicines, toiletries and perfumery. Cumin can be used to season many dishes, either ground or as whole seeds. Cumin is said to help in treatment of the common cold, when added to hot milk and consumed.
Cumin Seeds Nutrition Value :
Cumin seeds are a very good source of iron and a good source of manganese. Other nutritional are Protein, Carbohydrate, Dietary fiber, Vitamin A, B, C, E and K, Calcium, Phosphorus and Potassium.
Colour : Pale Green.
Extraneous matter : All matter from the specific plant other than the required part. The total content of this extraneous matter shall not exceed 1%.