Saffron (Krokos in Greek) was one of the most popular spices of the ancient world, valued for its colour, flavour and medicinal properties. Kozani, in north-west Greece, is a PDO region, run by a co-operative, who grow and hand pick saffron crocuses. Greek saffron is considered one of the best quality saffrons in the world.
- Origin: Kozani PDO
- Ingredients: Saffron
- Net contents: 1g
It has many uses, in dishes of pasta, rice, soup, sauces, meat and fish. It is also infused as a tea and used as a natural dye.