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Cinnamon Sticks In A Glass Jar
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Cinnamon sticks in a glass jar, original photograph by Elena Nosyreva, digitally enhanced with layers of textures.
This will be a beautiful addition to your kitchen.
Cinnamon has been known from remote antiquity. It was imported to Egypt as early as 2000 BC.
It was so highly prized among ancient nations that it was regarded as a gift fit for monarchs and even for a god: a fine inscription records the gift of cinnamon and to the temple of Apollo at Miletus.
Cinnamon source was kept mysterious in the Mediterranean world for centuries by the middlemen who handled the spice trade, to protect their monopoly as suppliers.
Cinnamon is native to Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Malabar Coast of India and Burma. Cinnamon bark is widely used as a spice. It is principally employed in cookery as a condiment and flavoring material. It is used in the preparation of chocolate, especially in Mexico, which is the main importer of cinnamon. It is also used in many dessert recipes, such as apple pie, doughnuts, and cinnamon buns as well as spicy candies, tea, hot cocoa, and liqueurs.
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February 3rd, 2013
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