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Clove

Description

Cloves are the dried aromatic flower buds from an evergreen tree native to Indonesia from the Myrtaceae family. We’ve seen these “nail-like” spikes of clove driven into Ham, Oranges, and other foods for the aromatic flavor and fragrance and in fact the common name Clove is derived from the Latin, Clavus, which means nail. This spice has been traded for centuries and has been a staple of Indian cooking in…

 

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