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Bixa orellana - Annatto Seed - 胭脂樹

Annatto Seed

Bixa orellana


DESCRIPTION:

Annatto seed is a fascinating plant with a long history of human use. Long used in Mexican and Latin foods as a spice. Various spices and mixed and mashed together with the seeds to make a paste which is used throughout Central America. It is also used in some Asian cuisines such as Vietnamese and Filipino. In the west it has been used as a natural food colorant to color all sorts of foods. Perhaps you have wondered why some cheeses are orange?

BOTANICAL NAME:

Bixa orellana

FAMILY: Bixaceae

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AVAILABILITY:

2021

PRODUCTION STYLE:

Grown on a polyculture farm without spray. Hand harvested and machine dried.

COUNTRY OF ORIGIN:

Taiwan, Taidong

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SHIPPING METHODS:

Taiwan Shipping: 1-3 Day Postal Service, Black Cat and 7-11. Next day refrigerated and frozen delivery available door-to-door or to 7-11.

International Shipping Options: Postal Service (1-3 week air mail), EMS, Courier (DHL & FedEx), Air Freight (wholesale). Fresh produce unavailable outside of Taiwan.

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