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India Kashmir Saffron (Famous IKS Brand)

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What is India Kashmir Saffron?

Best Brand of Saffron – India Kashmir Saffron is reputed arm of our company in the international market for wholesale & retail of Kashmiri Saffron. We are established into various business fields since 51 years and have a long list of satisfied clients all over the globe including USA, UK, EU, Australia & Middle East due to our customer centric approach and services. We feel immensely proud that due to our valued customer oriented approach, we are one of the top Saffron supplier firms in India. One of the main essences behind our success is that, we follow strict quality standards to ensure our clients get the worth they are paying for. These well established quality standards are followed in packaging as well as in delivery too. Each packaging is manually checked by our experts to ensure optimum quality. These customer oriented policies have been the backbone of our work process and we work towards achieving 100% customer satisfaction.

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Saffron Uses and Benefits

Saffron Uses and Benefits:- Saffron is a very precious spice obtained from stigma of the flowers Crocus Sativus Linnaeus, more popularly known as the Saffron rose. Extracting is not that easy as it may seem. The saffron filaments are actually dried stigmas of saffron flower and it requires nearly 75,000 flowers to get one pound of saffron. It is considered to be an antispasmodic plant which helps to improve digestion and increase appetite.

There are supposedly numerous beneficial uses of saffron. These benefits may include treating depression, asthma, atherosclerosis, and painful menstrual periods, among other conditions. There are some evidences that saffron may have anti-cancer effects and may help lower cholesterol and triglycerides. Saffron is also sometimes used topically to help with certain conditions, such as baldness.

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Saffron Quality Control

Following are the Quality Parameters ‘I’ Grade Saffron has to Pass.

Test Prescribed Limit Method
Saffranal – for fragrance 20 – 50 IS:5453,P-II,1996
Colouring Strength 190Min. IS:5453,P-II,1996
Total Ash % by mass 8 Max. IS:5453,P-II,1996
Acid Insoluble Ash 1 Max. IS:5453,P-II,1996
Moisture & Volatile Matter 12 Max. IS:5453,P-II,1996
Solubility in Cold Water 65 Max. IS:1797,1985
Bitterness ( Flavour ) 70 Min. IS:5453,P-II,1996
Total Nitrogen % by mass 3 Max. IS:5194,1969
Crude Fibre % by mass 6 Max. IS: 1797, 1985

Once the Saffron meets the above specified requirements it is Eligible to be Termed as Grade ‘I’ Saffron.

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Saffron Recipes

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