Known and loved foremost for its aphrodisiac and uplifting effects, this seductive spice is composed of plant compounds and vital vitamins amassing a high nutrient content with numerous bodily benefits. Saffron’s rich mineral list includes iron, potassium, magnesium, manganese, copper and many more; making it an ideal heart tonic that revitalizes the blood and circulatory system.
Additionally, saffron is proven to be a potent ally for antioxidants, anti-depression, anti-cancer, anti-convulsant, anti-inflammatory, anti-stress; and improved vision, digestion, sleep quality, and overall mood.
Amidst saffron’s many health benefits and curative qualities when consumed internally, there are accounts of ancient traditions on the use of saffron for medicine, beauty, bathing, perfume, dye; as well as, high culinary delights that continue today.
*For a silky smooth buttermilk taste, add a milk alternative to your hot or cold elixir (we prefer our homemade almond milk).