FAQ

Most Frequently Asked Questions While Buying a Saffron Product

Frequently Asked Questions

Saffron, also known as ‘Kesar’ in Hindi is a spice which is very expensive. .
Its taste makes it great for usage in food, as refreshment and even for making beverages. Saffron’s exclusive colour, flavour and other characteristics give it a culinary and medicinal importance that makes it prominent all over the world.

The other regional names of saffron include ‘Kumkuma poo‘ in Tamil,
‘Kunkumapoov‘ in Malayalam, Kumkum Puvvu‘ in Telugu,‘Kesari‘ in Kannada,‘Kesar‘ in Punjabi, ‘Keshar‘ in Marathi and ‘Jaffran‘ in Bengali.

Saffron contains volatile oils like cineole, pinene, borneol, geraniol etc. When this is added to food, it imparts its unique flavour and benefits of saffron as a spice.

Saffron also contains plant derived chemicals which prevent many diseases, when used in cooking food items.
Saffron is also helpful in body healing, detoxification and also used in the spas.

Saffron helps in digestive and an anti-convulsant. It is highly recommended for pregnant women who face some digestion issues. Saffron possesses beauty benefits including natural fair skin.

Buying saffron threads can be done by two ways. One is we can purchase from shop and the other way is to buy online. When buying saffron online you have to make sure that it has ISO 3632 certification because it ensures 100% pure saffron.

In addition to FSSAI norms, the user has to look for ISO certification. ISO 3632 certification assures that the saffron they buy is 100% real.

No. All Shipments are free. We deliver to most major cities and towns in India free of cost. All orders will be despatched within 3-4 working days.

We offer Cash on Delivery. We also have online payment gateway so that you can complete the order with your credit/debit cards/ Netbanking.

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