Herbs and Spices Perth Australia

Caraway Seeds Canister 450g

Carraway Seeds in a canister. Caraway seeds have a pungent, anise-like flavour and aroma.
Code: CCARA450
Quantity: Good Supply
Availability: Always Available
$ 8.80
GST exempt


Used to flavour bread products, cheeses and is especially nice on roast apples.

Medicinal Powers?

Could be used to combat Flatulence or sooth upset stomachs and assist digestion.

Fun Facts

Ancient Arabs called it "Karawya" and it has been around for over 5000 years

The Caraway Oils were once used as a "Love Potion" and was thought to prevent lovers from getting separated. Due to its "staying powers", seeds were also used to feed homing pigeons, to encourage them to return to their cotes. Oils are also reputedly great for smoothing out facial wrinkles.

Ann Boleyn slipped caraway beverages to Henry the 8TH of England to cure his indigestion and hiccups.

The plant roots are eatable and strengthen the stomach and are particularly suited to elderly people.