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Cardamom Green Pods - Leena Spices

Leena Spices

Cardamom Green Pods

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$14.00

Transform Your Cooking with Green Cardamom Pods

What are green cardamom pods?

Green cardamom pods are small, green, spindle-shaped pods with a papery outer shell and small black seeds inside. They come from the Elettaria cardamomum plant, which is native to South India and grown in tropical climates. Cardamom has a strong, unique spicy-sweet  and aromatic taste. It's a common ingredient in Indian cooking, as well as in other South Asian and Middle Eastern cuisines. The pods can be used whole, crushed, or in ground form, and they are often added to various dishes like curries, rice, desserts, soups, savouries and teas to impart their distinct taste.

How is green cardamom used in cooking?

Green cardamom is incredibly versatile in the kitchen. It can be used whole, with the pods added to dishes, or the seeds can be extracted and ground into a powder. It also elevates the flavor of rice dishes, stews, and even baked goods.

Can green cardamom be used in beverages?

Green cardamom is a popular flavor enhancer in beverages. It's often added to coffee and tea for its aromatic and warming qualities. Masala Chai a popular Indian spiced tea remains incomplete without this aromatic spice.

Is there a difference between green and black cardamom?

Green cardamom has a more delicate, sweet flavor suitable for both sweet and savory dishes. Black cardamom, on the other hand, has a smokier taste and is typically used in meat and vegetable dishes and helps with its versatility to stews and curries.

What are the health benefits of green cardamom?

Green cardamom is not only valued for its flavor but also for its potential health benefits. It's believed to have antioxidant and diuretic properties, which may help lower blood pressure. It's also used in traditional medicine to aid digestion, relieve nausea, and soothe sore throats.

Are there any substitutes for green cardamom?

While there's no perfect substitute for green cardamom, in a pinch, you could use ground cinnamon, nutmeg, or allspice for a similar warm and aromatic flavor profile. However, these spices won't replicate the unique taste of cardamom exactly.

How should green cardamom be stored to maintain its flavor?

Green cardamom should be stored in a cool, dry place away from direct sunlight in an airtight container. 

Unlock the secret to exquisite flavor with our Premium Green Cardamom, delicately packaged to bring the world's most beloved spice straight to your kitchen. Revered by chefs and connoisseurs alike, our cardamom pods promise an intoxicating blend of sweetness and warmth that will elevate your culinary creations.


   

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08/22/2021
Marie H.
New Zealand New Zealand

amazing aroma

Cardamom had the most amazing aroma - never experienced that before. Really happy with my purchase.

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10/26/2018
Cheryl F.

Cardamom green pods

I really love these and add them crushed to my ground coffee beans. Yum.

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Cheryl F.
Cardamom green pods

I really love these and add them crushed to my ground coffee beans. Yum.

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Marie H.
amazing aroma

Cardamom had the most amazing aroma - never experienced that before. Really happy with my purchase.

M
Marie H.
amazing aroma

Cardamom had the most amazing aroma - never experienced that before. Really happy with my purchase.

C
Cheryl F.
Cardamom green pods

I really love these and add them crushed to my ground coffee beans. Yum.


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