Herb and Spice Facts

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Black pepper is from this plant part
'North American cinnamon'
The flavour umami can also be called
Allium cepa
Cinnamon: Magnoliopsida or Liliopsida?
Pimerta dioica (a dicot)
Oriental Magnoliopsida spice from a medium-sized tree
3 most expensive spices, in order
Apiaceae are rich in these two vitamins
Vanilla grows on this plant structure
Rosemary is native to
Allium sativum
Ginger is from this plant part
This spice has been noted to relieve pain and help with rheumatism, flu and colds
Origanum vulgare
These are plant substances that release a fragrance when burned
Allium porrum
Trigeminal nerves are stimulated upon this sensation
 
The volatile oil of cinnamon is
A 'vermifuge' is a substance which kills
A small tree, native to China/Vietnam, with a star shaped fruit
The active chemical of cloves
The type of fruit of Piper nigrum is a
A dicot spice native to the Spice Islands
A perennial spice with a name derived from Sanskrit stringa-vera
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Turmeric is from this plant part
This spice has been used for antibacterial and antiseptic properties, for toothaches, and in perfumes and soaps
What is the King of spices?
A good generalization is that herbs come from BLANK regions while spices come from BLANK regions
This spice loses flavour fast once powdered
Curcuma longa
This spice is propagated via corms
Mentha spicata
Syzgium aromaticum
Biggest producer of cloves
Rome was held ransom for 3000 pounds of this spice
Herbs are distinguishable from spices because herbs generally come from a plant's
Bacteria and fungi are inhibited by these compounds
This spice can treat upset stomach and nausea, and has anticancer, antiinflammatory and antioxidant properties
Cloves are from this plant part
A single saffron flower has this many stigmas
In alphabetical order, the 4 flavours are
This plant's oil is used to flavour liquorice,cakes and biscuits
The spice from saffron is from its
Cinnamon is mostly
Cloves are native to
This spice's fruit must be eaten by a bird to germinate
What country is the modern major supplier of cinnamon?
Allium schoenoprasum
This age was marked with few spices available in Europe
Nutmeg is from this plant part

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