Kesar / Saffron crocus
Saffron or kesar, the spice treasured the world over. The story of mankind's fascination with kesar spans many regions and civilisations and still continues. Notoriously difficult to grow and harvest, the kesar from Kashmir is said to be the best in the world. For us at Kabliwala's, nothing but the best suffices. Use it in culinary preparations or for ayurvedic treatments, kesar is known for it's many health benefits. It is said that regular usage of saffron helps prevent depression and improve the mood. It is also useful in preventing or treating arthritis, breast cancer, old-age blindness, and Alzheimer’s disease.