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Lolita Pure Spanish Saffron - 1 oz tin box
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Saffron has the distinction of being the most precious spice in the world. Saffron possesses a deep, rich flavor and fragrance that is like no other! 
 
Spanish saffron is considered to be the finest in the world. Spain's climate, atmosphere and temperature offers the optimum conditions for growing saffron. Lolita Superior Grade Spanish Saffron is unbeatable in color, aroma and flavor. 
 
Saffron is widely known as an essential ingredient in Latin, Mideastern and Asian cuisines, especially in rice dishes.
 
To use, saffron threads should be broken up and infused in hot liquid to evenly diffuse the rich red color and intense aroma.The main pigment is water soluble, but the inclusion of some alcohol or fat int he extraction liquid will dissolve additional fat-soluble (pigments) carotenoids.
 
Product of Albacete, Castilla de la Mancha, Spain
 
1 oz of genuine saffron threads in a handsome tin box.

 

 

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One-eyed Bouillabaisse
Incredibly tasty and nourishing, this aptly named soup will be a regular in your cooking repertoire. The egg that is poached in the broth resembles an eye, ergo the name of the dish. The Bouillabaisse is perfect for formal or informal occasions. This is a vegetarian version, for those who include eggs in their diet. Otherwise, omit the egg. and it's still delicious.
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Paella a la Valenciana
Adapted from a recipe by Penelope Casas, author of the book, Food and Wine of Spain.

When paella is knowingly and lovingly prepared, it is a creation of elegance. There are many versions of paella Valenciana, some simple, others complex. Feel free to experiment with your ingredients to make this recipe your own and you will be delightfully surprised with the results!
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Saffron Risotto with Grilled Shrimp
Wonderfully rich and creamy, this classic dish is only enhanced with saffron. Grilling the shrimp instead of boiling it and adding at the end, which is the usual way, adds a new smoky dimension to an already irresistible risotto.
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Spiced Saffron Rice
An aromatic and delicious rice side dish that will elevate the tone of any dinner and make it special and memorable.
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