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Saffron Threads, 2.0 gram, Gift Set

Saffron Threads, 2.0 gram, Gift Set
Saffron Threads, 2.0 gram, Gift Set
Saffron Threads, 2.0 gram, Gift Set
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Regular price $29.99

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Give the world's most coveted spice to your loved ones. Each purchase contributes towards a more stable, peaceful Afghanistan. Two grams of the Silk Road's finest premier Afghan Saffron is a gift from the heart. The bright, red stigmas of the saffron flower are hand-picked to preserve aroma and flavor. Always sustainably-farmed and ethically sourced. 

The gift includes: 

  • The RUMI story and information on our farmers in Afghanistan
  • Recipe: Saffron Risotto with Roasted Butternut Squash
  • Recipe: Rumi Saffron Flan Napolitano. 
  • Tested in accordance with ISO 3632-2 as Category I (highest)

With the aroma and flavor profile of Rumi Spice saffron, you only need 8-12 threads when cooking rice or risotto for two. The amount of saffron varies by recipe, but a healthy pinch of saffron is a solid benchmark.

Add warm (not boiling) water to the saffron threads in a small dish. A few tablespoons of water is enough. You should see a golden hue begin to emerge in the water. Let the threads soak in water for 5-10 minutes, ideally up to 20 minutes.

After the saffron is finished steeping, you may add the saffron and liquid to whatever you're cooking, such as risotto, paella, or soup. If making a dish or sauce requiring wine, infuse the saffron directly in wine. The compounds are drawn out even further, and the flavor profile is more pronounced.

Another way to bring out the full flavor profile of saffron is to crush the threads with a mortar and pestle to a powder-like consistency. We suggest this for non-liquid recipes or baking, like when making saffron cookies or cake.

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03/20/2020
Ann
United States United States

Saffron wonderful, but to only offer 2 oz size in the gift set

The saffron’s wonderful, but it’s a drag you can’t buy the 2 oz amount without the whole book/gift box. I came on here to buy it again, but already have the book/box from my first order. I came on this page to buy 2 more of the 2 oz — and seems like an environmental waste....

OD
12/01/2019
Ockey D.

Wow

I finally got to use my saffron from Rumi that I had bought. I have used plenty of other brands of saffron but nothing compares to what I got here. The smell is different, the color is different, and the taste that it adds to the food is spectacular. Well worth the money

MJ
08/24/2019
Michael J.

Superb Quality

I have been using Rumi saffron for several years. The quality has always been superb. I am starting now to try their mixed spice offerings - so far so good. I endorse this product completely.

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VV
05/21/2019
Vivian V.

I received my beautiful and elegant saffron order. I noticed the smell and size of the saffron is 100% better than what I normally by at the grocery store. I enjoy saffron with hot wilk and honey in the mornings, also I use on sweet rice and when I make basmati rice. The product is A+.

K
12/28/2018
KC

Excellent

Made saffron rice and it turned out to be the best I ever had. Excellent quality and taste. Customer Service really provides service. And most of all the Rumi Spice business model is to be celebrated - thanks Rumi team for making a positive difference in the lives of the Afghan people and providing excellent products to the world.

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