What is allspice made of?

Answer Some people are under the impression that allspice is made from a mix of spices that include cloves, cinnamon and nutmeg. In truth, allspice is made from the dried, ground, berries of the allspice ... Read More »

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What other foods can I use allspice?

Allspice is used in seasonings, sauces, sausages, ketchup, jams, pumpkin, gravies, roasts, hams, baked goods, and teas. Caribbean cooking relies on allspice as the main ingredient in jerk seasoning... Read More »

How to Use Allspice?

Allspice (Pimenta diocia, P. officialis) is from a dried but unripe fruit of the evergreen allspice tree. Given its name, people sometimes mistakenly believe that it is a mixture of spices rather t... Read More »

How to Dye Hair With Allspice?

Hair dye is composed of many different chemicals that react with each other to change your hair color. However, many people do not like the thought of lathering with various chemicals -- especially... Read More »

Can I Grind Up Seeds From My Allspice Bush?

The deciduous bush Carolina allspice (Calycanthus floridus), also called sweetshrub, is grown mainly for its attractive, fragrant, dark red, spiderlike flowers in late spring to midsummer. The poin... Read More »