Commonly referred to as alligator pepper or melegueta pepper, our gourmet grains of paradise are grown in Africa and provide a warm, spicy bite with slightly bitter overtones. With flavors reminiscent of cardamom and coriander, grains of paradise make a great substitute for black pepper in soups and salads.
- Origin: Ivory Coast of Africa
- Botanical name: Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K. Schumann
Available in 3 ounce glass spice jar with metal lid and sifter insert, 3 ounce refill bag, or by the ounce (in-store only). Bring back your jar for refilling!