YES, YOU HEARD IT RIGHT!!
Apis is introducing the most vivid, bright, fresh, glowing, colorful, vibrant and active spice- SAFFRON to its food product range.
Saffron, also known as kesar or zaffran is an eminent spice of the world, which is extracted from the Crocus flower also known a rose of saffron. Saffron has been originated from Greece and now it is produced in Iran, Morocco, Spain, Italy and Kashmir. Inspite being a costly and a rare product, it is well known for its worth and ample properties. (If stored properly, can last for years).
Saffron proves to be a boon for each and every individual in some or the other way. It is used in different cuisines, prayers, natural dyes and various medical purposes, curing health related issues.
Fit for an EPICURE!
As they say, Cooking is all about people, but food is the only universal thing that really has the power to bring everyone together. No matter what culture, everywhere around the world people eat together and APIS Saffron forms a part of delishing culture in different regions. It has subtle taste and aroma which makes it easy to add to your meals. India along with the other countries use kesar in cuisine, risotto and many recipes of rice. A real Arabic coffee is incomplete without saffron. In seafood saffron works as cherry on top of cake. It is also used in cooking of bread and cake. It serves as a must ingredient in milk-based products such as sweets and ice cream.
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There are many majestic health benefits of saffron. This includes cancer fighting properties as it strengthens up the immune system. It works as a powerful antioxidant- as it has molecules that protects cells against free radicals and oxidative stress which helps to treat Alzheimer’s disease. Taking 30 gms of saffron proves to be effective in reducing premenstrual syndrome. It has aphrodisiac properties which prove to be effective especially in people taking antidepressants. It has been shown to reduce snacking and curb your appetite. It also helps in reducing heart disease risk factors, lowering blood sugar levels, in improving eyesight in adults. Drinking a glass of saffron milk helps in improving the memory of your brain.
Filters are great but great skin is better, isn’t it?
Saffron is a widely used herb in Ayurveda to enhance beauty. It is rich in manganese which gives you a glowing skin by regulating blood sugar. Pregnant women are given milk and saffron as it is very good for fetus. People use saffron masks to freshen up the dull skin and it is also an aid for dark circles. Saffron also adds radiance and texture to the skin. It also supports wound healing. For the people who face various skin issues like scars, acne, uneven skin tones and discolored patches, Apis Saffron can be a great way out of all these skin related problems.
Treat yourself a little love, a little saffron!