Nutmeg, spice consisting of the seed of the Myristica fragrans, a tropical, dioecious evergreen tree native to the Moluccas, or Spice Islands, of Indonesia. Nutmeg has a distinctive, pungent fragrance and a warm, slightly sweet taste; it is used to flavour many kinds of baked goods, confections, puddings, meats, sausages, sauces, vegetables, and such beverages as eggnog. Grated nutmeg has been used as a sachet; the Romans used it as incense. Around 1600 it became important as an expensive commercial spice of the Western world and was the subject of Dutch plots to keep prices high and of English and French counterplots to obtain fertile seeds for transplantation. The nutmegs sold whole were dipped in lime to prevent their sprouting. Nutmeg oils are used as condiments and carminatives and to scent soaps and perfumes.
Nutmeg Ground is available in 16 oz., 8 oz., and 3 oz. sizes. All A1 herbs, spices and seasonings are freshness sealed in durable and attractive clear plastic bottles. For bulk pricing contact us here. or call 516-801-2132.
|1724||Nutmeg Ground 25 lb. Bag||$399.99|
|1723||Nutmeg Ground 15 lb. Bag||$254.99|
|1722||Nutmeg Ground 10 lb. Bag||$169.99|
|1374||Nutmeg Ground 5 lb. Jug||$94.99|
|0962||Nutmeg Ground 16 oz.||$19.99|
|0562||Nutmeg Ground 8 oz.||$9.99|
|0761||Nutmeg Ground 3 oz.||$5.99|
Orders are transacted on a secure server for your shopping convenience and peace of mind.* Filled within 24 hours,** your order is insured and delivered by UPS directly to your door.
*A1 Spice World does not store your credit card information, nor will it sell, lease or share any of your personal information with third parties. **Orders placed on Friday evenings, Saturdays and Sundays are filled on the following Monday.