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Zizira Dried Piper Longum is sourced from the southern slopes of the pristine hills of Meghalaya. Farmers here use traditional methods of cultivation and spikes of dried piper longum are handpicked. It is harvested at maturity when it turns dark green in color and dried in the sun before storage.
- Piper longum is similar to black pepper in flavor. But it has more heat with a sweet earthy note. A teaspoon of this ground pepper is enough to season dishes, sauces, creamy desserts and fill it with flavor.
- You can also add a teaspoon of this pepper with honey and consume it for medicinal purposes. This will help burn excess fats from the body. It also acts as an excellent tonic for lungs and heals sore-throat.
- Powdered form of this spice can be applied directly on the skin in the form of paste. its antiseptic properties will reduce infection and heal wounds.
Zizira Dried Piper Longum is pungent and spicy so use it in small amounts. You can always add more if you prefer spicy food. Use it for any dish to elevate the flavor but make sure its uniqueness is not overshadowed.