Negin saffron is a variety of saffron that originates from Iran and is known for its high quality and intense flavor. Saffron is derived from the dried stigmas of the crocus flower and is one of the most expensive spices in the world.
Negin saffron is a unique variety of saffron that is characterized by its long and thick threads. Compared to other types of saffron, Negin saffron has a higher concentration of active compounds, making it popular among gourmet chefs and food enthusiasts.
Cultivating saffron is a labor-intensive and time-consuming task that requires a great deal of expertise. The crocus flowers are hand-picked and the stigmas are carefully removed from the flowers by hand. The stigmas are then dried in the sun and packaged.
Negin saffron is often used in cooking to season dishes and give them a bright yellow color. It is an important ingredient in dishes such as paella, risotto, and bouillabaisse.
Overall, Negin saffron is a valuable spice that not only enhances the taste of dishes but also provides many health benefits. Although it is one of the most expensive spices in the world, it is highly sought after due to its unique properties and flavor.
As a manufacturer, supplier, and wholesaler, we offer various types of saffron and saffron powder directly from our own farms at Blumental Bayern GmbH.
PRODUCT NAME: Saffron in cut filament (Negin)
VARIETIES: Crocus Sativus L.
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: Iran
CERTIFICATION: EU Organic Certified
The highest quality of the saffron-threads. It is made up of all red stigmas which have been
professionally cut and separated with an specific manner by hand from the lower parts which
are yellow. making sure there is no break or damage to the saffron threads. Widely used in food
and beverages, cosmetic and perfumes industries and it has superb coloring strength.
STORAGE AND SHELF LIFE: Cool and dry storage, 24 months from packing date
Plastic bags in 0/5 kg metal containers then will be put in the cartons. It can be packed in 0/5 gr,1gr,2gr,3gr and etc according to customers demand.
Flavor: A little bitter
Aroma: Fascinating fragrance
Texture: Dry and brittle
Appearance: Red threads
Foreign material related to the Saffron Plant: <0/1 %
Foreign material related to the surroundings: Absent
Moisture and volatile matter: >10%
Total ash: 5/5 %
Solubility in cold water (based on dry basis): 65%
Picocroxin (based on dry basis): 85
Safranal (based on dry basis): 20-50
Crocin (based on dry basis): >240
Additive colors: Absent