Everyday Spices: Cumin (Comino)

Cumin (Comino)

The highly aromatic dried fruit of the cumin plant.

Cumin whole seeds and ground are available in brown (the most common), black and white varieties.

USES: Lightly toasting the seeds before using enhances their flavor. Like coriander, it’s frequently included in spice mixtures like garam masala, kebsa and chili powder.