Cardamom, also spelled cardamon, spice consisting of whole or ground dried fruits, or seeds, of Elettaria cardamomum, a herbaceous perennial plant of the ginger family (Zingiberaceae). The seeds have a warm, slightly pungent, and highly aromatic flavour somewhat reminiscent of camphor.
- Type: spice
- MFG: Jan 15, 2022
- LIFE: 2 year
Cardamom is a pod spice in the ginger family that is commonly used in cuisine. Although this spice originated in southern India, today Tanzania is the producer of cardamom. The spice can be found as a whole pod, shelled whole seeds, or ground powder.