Fun Facts about Black Pepper!
Sometimes referred to as “black gold” in Greece, black pepper was used as a form of currency by more than one ancient civilization!
Stop wondering about how this priceless ingredient found its way to a corner of your kitchen shelf, and use it abundantly for its amazing properties.
Pepper has always been used therapeutically in dentistry as an antiseptic remedy for tooth-decay and gum-swellings.
Salt mixed with pepper is an age-old remedy for a toothache.
- Mix 1/4 tsp of pepper and 1/4 tsp of salt with a few drops of water into a paste.
- Apply directly on the affected tooth
- Let it sit for several minutes.
Did you know the spice increases cellular oxygenation, puts your digestive glands to work and stimulates the endocrine system?
Use Ziva Foods robust ground black pepper to season any dish!
Did you know that crushed pepper is one of the best exfoliators nature has provided us?
It also enables blood circulation and provides the skin with more oxygen.
P.S : Don’t use it directly as an exfoliator – add a bit of honey, curd, or fresh cream to it.
zivaagrofoods Black Pepper is known to have medicinal properties that help with seasonal influenza and even plays a vital role in easing nausea.
BlackPepper tea is another alternative remedy for coughs and sore-throats in Ayurveda. It is usually made with ground black pepper and can be flavored with ginger, lemon and honey as well!
Did you know the word “pepper” is derived from the Sanskrit word “Pippali”. A pinch of black pepper is added to almost every type of recipe and was also once upon a time used as currency!
Ziva Foods ensures its black pepper is specially treated and handpicked by experts to give you a packet of full of nutrition and goodness.
Start Your Day with a Dash of Pepper!
Start your day with some pepper!
Black Pepper helps deal with depression by stimulating the brain and helping it function actively!
What Does Piperine in Black Pepper Do?
Piperine is the active ingredient in black pepper that contributes to its unique spicy taste.
While this common cooking ingredient can certainly spice up a meal, it also has incredible medicinal properties thus making it all the more important for you to consume.
Why is Black Pepper essential with Turmeric?
Simply because the Piperine found in black pepper enhances the absorption of Curcumin found in turmeric making it more readily available to be used by your body. Make sure to add a combination of both ingredients to your food!