Cart
0
Custom content

CORIANDER

€4.42
VAT included

CORIANDER: Uses and Varieties

Coriander can be consumed fresh or dried, both the leaves and the seeds. The leaves have a fresh and slightly citrusy flavor, while the seeds have a sweet and spicy aroma. Cilantro is used to season soups, stews, salads, sauces, rice, meats, fish, and seafood. Cilantro is an essential ingredient in Mexican, Indian, Thai, Vietnamese, and Moroccan cuisine.

Quantity
Add to wishlist

  Security policy

Website built using newest versions, SSL protocols, Secure payments

  Delivery policy

Receive your order in 24-48h

  Return policy

100% Satisfaction guarantee

Guarantee safe & secure checkout

Coriander: Properties and Uses

Coriander is an annual herbaceous plant of the Apiaceae family, cultivated for its aromatic leaves and seeds. Its scientific name is Coriandrum sativum, also known as coriander, culantro, or Chinese parsley. Cilantro originates from the Middle East and has spread worldwide due to its culinary and medicinal uses. Coriander has digestive, carminative, antibacterial, antioxidant, and anti-inflammatory properties.

Consumption and Benefits:

Coriander can be consumed fresh or dried, both the leaves and the seeds. The leaves have a fresh and slightly citrusy flavor, while the seeds have a sweet and spicy aroma. Coriander is used to season soups, stews, salads, sauces, rice, meats, fish, and seafood. Coriander is an essential ingredient in Mexican, Indian, Thai, Vietnamese, and Moroccan cuisine.

Types and Varieties of Coriander

There are different types and varieties of Coriander according to their origin, shape, and size.

  • Moroccan Coriander: It is the most common and has spherical seeds of 3-5 millimeters in diameter. The seeds are fragile and can be easily ground. It is used to prepare ras el hanout, a typical Moroccan spice blend.

  • Indian Coriander: It has smaller and elongated seeds than Moroccan cilantro. The seeds are harder and require more grinding time. It is used to prepare garam masala, a typical Indian spice blend.

  • Chinese Coriander: It has larger and wider leaves than common cilantro. The leaves have a more intense and spicy flavor. It is used to flavor soups, noodles, and stir-fried dishes.

  • Japanese Coriander: It has smaller and thinner leaves than common cilantro. The leaves have a milder and sweeter flavor. It is used to decorate sushi, sashimi, and other Japanese dishes.

Storage Methods:

Coriander can be preserved in different ways depending on its condition:

  • Fresh: It can be stored in the refrigerator wrapped in damp paper towels or in a container with water. It can also be frozen chopped or whole in airtight bags.

  • Dried: The leaves or seeds can be dried in the sun or oven. Then they are stored in glass or metal jars with airtight seals.

  • Ground: The seeds can be ground in a coffee or spice grinder. Then they are stored in glass or metal jars with airtight seals.

3815

16 other products in the same category:

MINT

€1.86 bandeja 80gr.
Availability: 100 In Stock

Mint: Freshness and Versatility in the Kitchen

Mint is an aromatic herb that plays a prominent role in gastronomy due to its refreshing flavor and distinctive aroma. Its intense green leaves are known for their freshness and slightly spicy, mentholated taste. In addition to its flavor and aroma, mint is also valued for its digestive properties and its ability to relieve stomach acidity. It is a versatile herb that can be used in both sweet and savory dishes, and its presence always adds a touch of freshness and vitality to the cuisine.

SPEARMINT

€1.38 manojo 80gr.
Availability: 100 In Stock

Spearmint:

Spearmint

is an aromatic plant of the Mentha genus, obtained from the crossbreeding of black mint and white mint. It is characterized by its lanceolate and highly fragrant leaves, and its spike-like lilac-colored flowers. Hierbabuena can be used in gastronomy, perfumery, and natural medicine, as it has many properties and health benefits.

PURPLE BABY BASIL

€3.84 bandeja 70gr.
Availability: 100 In Stock

Discover the Unique Flavor of Purple Baby Basil

Purple baby basil is a herb with dark purple color, sweet, and slightly spicy flavor. It's perfect for adding flavor and aroma to a variety of dishes, such as salads, pastas, soups, and sauces. Moreover, it's easy to grow and harvest, making it a versatile and delicious addition to any kitchen.

Grow and Enjoy the Freshness of Purple Baby Basil in Your Favorite Dishes!

SAGE

€1.68 manojo 40gr.
Availability: 99 In Stock

Discover the Potential of Sage in Your Kitchen

Embark on an aromatic journey with sage. Its silver-green leaves emit a captivating aroma that will transport you to a garden of fragrant herbs. Sage, with its intense and slightly bitter flavor, is a perfect addition to your dishes. Whether used as a seasoning on meats, in sauces, or in infusions, sage adds a touch of sophistication and unique flavor. Buying sage will allow you to experiment with its versatility and enjoy its unmistakable aroma in your culinary preparations. Don't wait any longer and discover the power of sage to elevate your dishes to new levels of deliciousness. Add sage to your pantry and awaken your culinary senses!

CIBOULETTE

€1.98 manojo 80gr.
Availability: 100 In Stock

Explore the Secrets of Chives: History, Uses, and Benefits

Chives are an aromatic herb from the allium family, like garlic and onion. They have a mild and fresh flavor with a hint of spiciness. Chives are used to add flavor and color to various dishes, both cold and hot. They can be consumed fresh or dried, but they are always added at the end of cooking to preserve their aroma. Chives are rich in vitamin C, folic acid, and minerals like iron and calcium. Among their benefits are the following:

FRESS OREGANO

€1.80 bandeja 100gr.
Availability: 100 In Stock

The Secret of Oregano to Enhance Your Dishes

Oregano is the secret ingredient to enhance your dishes. With its intense aroma and distinctive flavor, oregano is an aromatic herb that cannot be missing from your pantry. Used in Mediterranean cuisine and in numerous recipes, oregano adds a touch of warmth and flavor to your favorite dishes. Whether in pizzas, pastas, sauces, or marinades, oregano adds a touch of freshness and irresistible flavor. Additionally, oregano is known for its antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. Add oregano to your shopping list and discover how it transforms your dishes into authentic culinary masterpieces. You won't be able to resist its charm and delicious aroma!

HOJA DE LIMA

€11.52 bolsa 50gr.
Availability: 100 In Stock

Las hojas de lima son las hojas del árbol de lima (Citrus aurantifolia), una planta perenne originaria de Asia que se cultiva por sus frutos cítricos y su aroma a limón. Las hojas de lima son comestibles y tienen un sabor ácido y refrescante que se usa para darle un toque especial a las comidas. Las hojas de lima se pueden usar en la cocina de muchas formas, como en tortas, aguas, salsas o infusiones. Las hojas de lima son una fuente de vitamina C y tienen propiedades antioxidantes, antisépticas, desintoxicantes y expectorantes

GALANGAL

€18.00 el kg.
Availability: 99 In Stock

Galangal is a spicy and aromatic plant that belongs to the same family as ginger and turmeric. Its rhizome is used as a spice in Asian cuisine, especially in Indonesia, Thailand, and Malaysia. It has a flavor similar to ginger but more intense, with citrusy and floral notes. It can be found fresh, dried, or in powder form, and is used to flavor soups, curries, rice dishes, sauces, and desserts. In addition to its culinary use, galangal has medicinal properties that benefit digestive, respiratory, cardiovascular, and immune health. It is a plant rich in antioxidants, anti-inflammatory, and natural antibiotics.

GREEN SHISO LEAVES

€4.62 bandeja 45gr.
Availability: 93 In Stock

Green Shiso Leaves

Green Shiso leaves are the leaves of the shiso plant (Perilla frutescens), a herbaceous plant in the mint family, native to Asia. Shiso leaves are edible and have a spicy, citrusy flavor reminiscent of basil or fennel. Shiso leaves can be used in cooking in many ways, such as in cakes, salads, sauces, or infusions. Shiso leaves are a source of antioxidants, vitamins, and minerals, and have anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, antiallergic, and digestive properties.

ROSEMARY

€1.68 manojo 100gr.
Availability: 99 In Stock

Discover the Culinary and Medicinal Uses of Rosemary

Rosemary is an aromatic herb with narrow, pointed leaves of intense green color. It has a distinctive aroma and a herbaceous, slightly bitter taste. It is used in cooking to season a variety of dishes, such as meats, poultry, fish, sauces, and marinades. It can also be used as a garnish on dishes and as an ingredient in infusions. In addition to its culinary use, rosemary is valued for its medicinal properties and is used in natural remedies to relieve muscle pains, improve digestion, and enhance memory.

DILL

€1.56 manojo 100gr.
Availability: 100 In Stock

Dill: Aromatic and Versatile

Dill is an aromatic herb with a fresh and slightly sweet flavor. Its leaves are thin and elongated, and are often used both fresh and dried in a variety of dishes. Dill is particularly popular in Scandinavian and Russian cuisine, and is often used to season fish, salads, soups, and sauces. In addition to adding flavor, dill is also valued for its digestive properties and its ability to freshen breath.

DRIED PARSLEY

€4.20 bote 150gr.
Availability: 100 In Stock

Harness the Versatility of Dried Parsley

Dried parsley is a versatile and practical seasoning that you shouldn't be without in your pantry. With its intense aroma and flavor, dried parsley adds a touch of freshness to your dishes even when you don't have access to fresh parsley. Its dark green dried leaves are perfect for seasoning soups, sauces, marinades, and dressings. Additionally, dried parsley has a long shelf life and is easy to store. Add dried parsley to your shopping list and enjoy its convenience and flavor in your culinary preparations. Give your dishes that touch of freshness with dried parsley!

LEMON GRASS

€3.36 bandeja 300gr.
Availability: 99 In Stock

Lemon Grass: Citrus Flavor in Your Kitchen

Lemon grass, or hierba limón, is an aromatic plant native to India that is widely used in Thai and Vietnamese cuisine. It has a lemony aroma and flavor, and can be used fresh, frozen, preserved, or dried. The bulb and peeled stalks are consumed, which can be added to soups, stews, salads, sauces, or marinades. Lemon grass also has medicinal properties, such as being a digestive, relaxant, analgesic, and antidepressant.

LAUREL

€1.68 manojo 50gr.
Availability: 100 In Stock

Essential Aromatic Herb: Laurel

Laurel is an aromatic plant with long, green, leathery leaves, used as a condiment in Mediterranean cuisine. Its flavor is intense and slightly bitter, complementing well with meats, stews, soups, sauces, and marinades. Laurel is typically added whole at the beginning of cooking and removed before serving. It is native to the Mediterranean region and has medicinal properties, such as improving digestion, relieving muscle pain, and stimulating appetite.

LEMON THYME

€1.80 manojo 70gr.
Availability: 100 In Stock

Discover Lemon Thyme: Freshness and Citrus Flavor

Discover lemon thyme and add a fresh and citrusy touch to your dishes! Lemon thyme is an aromatic herb that combines the herbal fragrance of thyme with subtle lemon notes. Buying lemon thyme is the perfect choice to enhance the flavor of your favorite recipes. Add it to your stews, dressings, marinades, or roasts to give them a touch of freshness and an irresistible aroma. Its delicate leaves and stimulating aroma will transport you to a garden full of vitality. You won't be able to resist its charm! Try lemon thyme and surprise your guests with unique flavors. Don't wait any longer and add lemon thyme to your spice collection!

FRESH TARRAGON

€1.92 manojo 40gr.
Availability: 100 In Stock

Fresh Tarragon: Flavor and Versatility

Fresh tarragon is an aromatic herb characterized by its aniseed and slightly spicy flavor. It has elongated, green leaves that are used to season dishes of meat, fish, eggs, sauces, vinaigrettes, or salads. Fresh tarragon is rich in vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants, and has digestive, diuretic, and antispasmodic properties. It is a widely used ingredient in French cuisine, especially in béarnaise sauce or tarragon chicken. Fresh tarragon adds a touch of freshness and elegance to dishes, enhancing their flavor and aroma.