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Scent Sense: Cardamom

Cardamom has been heralded as the spice of peace, functioning as a symbol of both¬†hospitality and alliance. As such, at Persian wedding ceremonies, the groom would offer his future bride some cardamom pods, wrapped in silk cloth. Cardamom is the third most expensive spice next to saffron and vanilla. Originating in India, today it also […]