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Allspice (Pimento)
Star Anise
Arrowroot Powder
Asafoetida or Asafetida
Cinnamon, Korintje (Indonesian) & Saigon (Vietnamese)
Epazote Powder
Lemon Peel Granules
Lime Peel Granules
Orange Peel Granules
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Silver Cloud Estates, LLC
1550 Caton Center Drive
Suite H
Halethorpe, MD 21227
Tel# 410-565-6600
Fax# 410-565-6601



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Nigella (Nigella satvia) is sometimes called charnushka, "black caraway" (for its usage in Jewish rye breads) and "black onion seed," but there is no botanical relation between it and either of these plants. Nigella is a herbaceous annual of the buttercup family. The plant's white flowers with blue veins yield a seed capsule with five compartments each topped by a spike. The compartments open when dried to disperse the seeds.

Nigella is native to Western Asia, the Middle East and Southern Europe. Its seeds are very small, black in color with an oregano-like aroma (when rubbed) and a slightly peppery flavor. Nigella is used extensively in India as a spice and to flavor breads in the Middle East.

It is very versatile and can be used to add an exotic flavor and crunchy texture to almost any vegetable dish. Try it on buttered cabbage, zucchini and sweet potatoes, or rub the seeds into steaks and chicken before grilling.

134-300Nigella - 2.40 oz. jar$3.78
134-302Nigella - 8.50 oz. jar $6.78
134-1437Nigella - 1.00 lb. pouch$7.20
134-1438Nigella - 2.50 lb. pouch$14.22
134-1439Nigella - 5.00 lb. pouch$25.97
134-1440Nigella - 10.00 lb. pouch$47.62
134-1441Nigella - 25.00 lb. pouch$107.86
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Why Buy Your Spices at Silver Cloud Estates?

Why buy spices online when they are so readily available at your local store? The answer is quality and price. The spices sold at your local store are often a year or two old. As spices age, they loose much of their flavor. Silver Cloud's spices are always fresh, never old. Our products are also an excellent value. When you need spices, click on Silver Cloud Estates for the freshest products at great prices.

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Whole Vanilla Beans

Silver Cloud offers the finest cured Vanilla Beans, which can be purchased in glass tubes containing three beans or 8 ounce and 17 ounce vacuum sealed pouches.  There are approximately 40 beans in an 8 ounce pouch.  Since our beans are sold by weight, depending on the size of the beans, the number in a pouch will vary.

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We wish all our friends and customers a happy and prosperous 2015. Silver Cloud will have a booth at the American Craft Distillers Convention and Trade show in Austin, TX Sunday, February 15th and Monday, February 16th. We will also be attending the 2015 BrewExpo America Trade Show in Portland, OR April 12 - 17, 2015. Our booth number is 1114. If you are attending either show please come and visit us.

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