Medium Size Cardamom
As the name indicates, Medium Size Cardamom is of medium size grade. But the quality and look are the same as other grades, its size does have some variations. Medium Cardamom 7mm is graded in the filter (7mm filter).
How Medium size cardamom is prepared ?
Cardamom has different grades. It is graded based on size and Color. The main classifications are
- Cardamom 8mm,
- Cardamom 7mm,
- Cardamom 6mm,
- Cardamombulk. rarely
- Cardamom 9MM (available only in Seasons).
The cardamom is collected in bulk from local farmers and then we keep it in different filters to grade them. after filtering, we remove all broken and mouth open cardamom from each category.
Where is medium size cardamom used?
Cardamom is a common ingredient in Indian cooking. It has a strong, unique taste, with an intensely aromatic fragrance. Green cardamom is one of the most expensive spices by weight but little is needed to make the flavor.
The small green pod with black seeds contributes considerably to gastrointestinal protection, cholesterol control, relief from cardiovascular issues, and improvement of blood circulation in the body.
Both the seeds and the pod give a pleasant aroma and flavor. They are used as flavoring agents in Indian cuisine. It’s a natural flavoring agent as opposed to the artificial stuff we most often read on the ingredients list of packages food.
It is used in hot & spicy dishes – think chicken biriyani, think paneer masala, think….well you have rightly guessed what we are trying to get at.
To have tea means to have it with Cardamom. From the humble roadside tea-seller to the choicest of high-end restaurants – this spice is a must-have ingredient to infuse a refreshment into the human body that has to be tasted to relish.
Whether it is the big or small size it doesn’t matter. But it is important to get its aroma, it depends on the origin and from where you purchased it. Keralaspicesonline.com is the right place to buy different verities of cardamom.
Different names of in other languages
- Hindi – Elaichi
- Tamil – Elakkai
- Telugu – Yelakulu
- Kannada – Yalakki
- Gujarati – ilaychi
- Marathi has a rich selection of names – Hirvi velchi, Velchi, Veldoda, Wailchi