An extract distilled from pandanus flowers. This is mostly used in Northern Indian cooking and not really anywhere else.
Taste: Delicately floral.
Look: Transparent liquid.
Great alternative to flower essences. Can be used to flavor meats, drinks, and desserts.
- It is available at select food grocers in a bottle. Careful of the ones that are artificially flavored, always check the back of the bottle.
- Can be stored in the fridge (tightly closed) for 3-4 years.
- Antioxidant properties
- Helps fight cancer
- Mental relaxation
Disclaimer: The sole purpose of the Health Benefits section of our spice pantry is to provide information about the tradition of ayurveda. This information is not intended for use in the diagnosis, treatment, cure or prevention of any disease. If you have any serious acute or chronic health concern, please consult a trained health professional who can fully assess your needs and address them effectively. Check with your doctor before taking herbs or using essential oils when pregnant or nursing.