ProgressLoading...

Ground Vietnamese Saigon Cinnamon

Introducing the the most flavorful cinnamon you've ever had in your life. Stronger than fairy dust, this stuff will make your taste buds sprout wings. (more info)

$6.95
*
ADD TO CART
Related Products
  • Ground Ginger
  • Pure Vanilla Bean Powder
Open-uri20130816-17199-18b5zvx
  • Open-uri20130816-17199-18b5zvx

There's some two hundred varieties of cinnamon out there, and most people only know the lowest-grade and least exciting ones. So allow us to introduce your new friend: Saigon cinnamon grown in central Vietnam.

Derived from the inner bark of an evergreen tree found only in Southeast Asia, Saigon cinnamon is more closely related to cassia than conventional cinnamon. What that means is this stuff has a much higher dose of essential oil than conventional cinnamon, giving it an extra punch of aroma and flavor, and allowing it to disperse widely in baked dishes.

Cinnamon has basically been around forever, being name-checked by all the old big names – Herodotus, Pliny the Elder, Marco Polo, God. For better or worse, the ancients apparently weren't picky. You are.

Certified kosher by Va'ad Hakashrus of Northern California.

Use & Care

Use this cinnamon in all the usual ways, of course; but this is special stuff, so why not go a little wild? Sprinkle in cocktails, braises, and spreads. Its flavor could be described as both sweet and super spicy. In a good way.

Store in a cool, dry place, preferably away from a lot of natural light. For best flavor, use within one year.  

Production & Design

Produced from the shoots of mature cinnamomum trees, the outer bark of the branches is scraped off and then beaten until the inner bark is loosened. This is then dried into thin curls known in the industry as "quills" but to the rest of the world as "cinnamon sticks". Grind these up and you get powder.

No chemicals or MSG never ever, Whole Spice have long been dedicated to spreading the gospel of good herbs and spices. Their Vietnamese Saigon cinnamon is ground to order.  

Any Questions?

Please email support@kaufmann-mercantile.com.  We reply to every email promptly. Or call us at 347 529 5122.

To stay updated on product launches and articles on our blog, follow us via , RSS, Twitter, FacebookGoogle+ or Pinterest.

Specifications

Weight 1.6 oz

Grown in
Vietnam  
close
  • USA
  • Free shipping in the USA for orders $75+ (UPS or USPS).
  • $8 UPS Ground/USPS Priority for orders $25 - $75.
  • $5 USPS First Class for orders under $25.
  • UPS 2nd Day $29.
  • RETURNS
  • 90 days on all unused items.
  • Free return shipping in the US.
  • TAXES
  • NY & NC.
  • INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING
  • Kaufmann Mercantile has partnered with BorderFree to offer shipping around the world. During checkout BorderFree will estimate charges for shipping, customs, and duties as applicable depending on the destination for your order.
  • Click here to read our terms and conditions.

JOIN OUR NEWSLETTER

Newsletter-products

See New Products &
Read New Blog Articles

Newsletter-gift-cards

Get a $7 Gift Card
When You Sign Up

We will never share your information and you can unsubscribe at any time.

International Shipping

Kaufmann Mercantile now ships worldwide

Kaufmann Mercantile offers international shopping in your preferred currency –
even if it doesn't match the currency of your shipping destination. Your order total
is guaranteed at the exchange rate when your order is placed.

Borderfree is our global e-commerce partner. While Borderfree handles
your international order and transaction, Kaufmann Mercantile
directly handles all your customer service needs.

or ship to the U.S.