Cinnamomum Zeylanicum or Real Cinnamon, is the inner bark of a small evergreen tree indigenous to Sri Lanka (Ceylon). Ceylon Cinnamon and Sri Lanka's affinity is so strong that the very botanical name of the spice - Cinnamomum Zeylanicum is derived from the island's former name, Ceylon.
Five reasons why you should buy Cinnamomum Zeylanicum from Dru Era
1. Cinnamomum Zeylanicum has the lowest Coumarin content
Cassia which is sold as Cinnamon in the USA has more than 1250 times more Coumarin than Cinnamomum Zeylanicum or Ceylon Cinnamon.
What is Coumarin ?
Coumarin is a flavoring which is found in high concentrations in “Cassia” .Relatively small amounts of Coumarin can damage the liver of particularly sensitive individuals.
Cinnamomum Zeylanicum or Ceylon Cinnamon only contains very low levels of Coumarin (0.004%) which is considered safe for consumption. By contrast, “Cassia” contains high levels of Coumarin ( 5%) and large amounts of this cinnamon should not, therefore, be consumed.
2. Cinnamomum Zeylanicum is grown free of chemicals and pesticides.
Our Cinnamomum Zeylanicum or Ceylon Cinnamon is grown free of chemicals and pesticides.
3. Cinnamomum Zeylanicum is much sweeter than Cassia.
Cinnamomum Zeylanicum or Ceylon Cinnamon is much sweeter than “Cassia”, hence you could reduce on the sugar in all your recipes. Ceylon Cinnamon has a more refined taste than the harsh taste of “Cassia”.
4. Cinnamomum Zeylanicum is shipped to you within days of harvest.
We are the only company in the world that grinds your Cinnamon with days of dispatch.
5.We ships all our products pure and straight from Ceylon.
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