Saffron is the most expensive spice in the world (the red gold). About 235 thousand flowers are needed to gather one kg of saffron. Saffron (crocus sativos) contents bio-active compounds with potential benefits for health like stimulate digestion, a powerful antioxidant, neuroprotective, vision health, urinary problems, menstrual disorders regulation, antidepressant, anticancer, aphrodisiac, calm teething pains in childhood, mitigate the effects of insomnia... Some of the most important components: crocin (red color), picrocin (bitterness), safranal (aroma), carotenoids, beta-carotene, zeaxanthin, delfinidia, Thiamin (Vitamin B1), Ribofablin (Vitamin B2), magnesium, copper, gentiobiose (disaccharide), lauric acid, palmitic acid, oleic acid, stearic acid...
- AUTHENTIC SUN BRAND SAFFRON THREADS - For over one hundred and fifty years, Sun Brand has earned a reputation for sourcing quality spices. You can trust that our saffron is the real thing.
- COOK WITH THE KING OF SPICES - From ancient civilizations to your kitchen, Sun Brand saffron complements any cuisine, and can be added to any diet: vegan, vegetarian, keto, paleo, or gluten-free.
- FOR A HEALTHY LIFESTYLE - Saffron is filled with natural antioxidants and contains key ingredients that have been linked to positive effects on mood, concentration, and lower stress levels.