Cubeb Berries Powder - PIPER CUBEBA
(Whole) (Organically Grown) Available in 1 OZ, 1/4 LB, 1/2 LB, 1 LB.
Description: Cubeb is a climbing perennial plant, belonging to the Piperaceae family. It has dioecious flowers in spikes and the dried, not fully ripe fruit offers a distinctly pungent flavor characterized by a dry, somewhat bitter taste with the woody overtones of pine.
Other Names: False Pepper, Java Pepper, Tailed Cubebs, Tailed Pepper
Part Used: Berries
Culinary Uses: Cubeb Berries can be used in baking, with fruit, in meat dishes and in sauces. It is used in African stews and Moroccan dishes. It is used similarly to Allspice.
Medicinal Uses: Cubeb berries have been used for leucorrhoea, cystitis, urethritis, abscesses of the prostate gland, piles and chronic bronchitis.
Precautions and Adverse Reactions: Contraindicated in nephritis.
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