n 1770, a Frenchman, appropriately named Poivre, stole some of Afo's seedlings. This Monsieur Pepper took them to France, then the Seychelles Islands and, eventually, Zanzibar, which is today the world's largest producer of cloves.
Saffron is the worlds most expensive spice, I don/t buy it because its so expensive. I have been under the impression that you can only grow this in the Mediterranean or India. How I was wrong. I cam across this fantastic article that explains it is easily grown at home and tells us how. See … Continue reading »