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Equagold Cinnamon Quills 6pc

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    Top quality Cinnamon quillsåÊ are created from ‰ÛÏTrue Cinnamon‰۝ (Cinnamomum verum, synonym C. zeylanicum) it is a small evergreen tree native to Sri Lanka, not to be confused with Cassia which is generally light to reddish brown. This top quality Sri Lankan Cinnamon has a sweet warm tasting flavour with a woody aroma.åÊA divine taste that is distinctively different.åÊThe sticks look a tough in texture but they are actually soft and can be crumbled by hand.

    Cinnamon is harvested by growing the tree for two years and then coppicing it.åÊThe next year a dozen or so shoots will form from the roots. These shoots are then stripped of their bark and left to dry. Only the thin (0.5 mm) inner bark is used; the outer woody portion is removed, leaving metre long cinnamon strips which curl into rolls (‰ÛÏquills‰۝) on drying; each dried quill comprises strips from numerous shoots packed together.

    Tips for using Equagold Top quality Cinnamon quills

    • Sprinkling onto porridge, breakfast bowls, muesli, pancakes, waffles and ice cream
    • Add to savoury dishes, curries, meat stews and especially lamb dishes.
    • Always a favourite in your the traditional crumbles and pies
    • Blend it into butter and make spicy cinnamon toast and crumpets
    • Whole pieces of cinnamon quills can be added to pilau rice
    • A key ingredient in mulled wine
    Available inåÊ6 Cinnamon Quill packåÊ
    åÊContains: 100% Pure Cinnamon Quills, Sri Lankan, Strong Fragrance 250g