What is carob spice?

Answer Carob spice is a powder made from the pods of the evergreen carob tree. Sometimes used as chocolate alternative in health foods, carob spice can be used in sweets like carrot cake, and in sauces an... Read More »

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What is the difference between all spice and mixed spice?

Allspice is a single spice, it comes in whole (a small round berry) or ground form, its taste is said to be like a combination of cinnamon, clove and nutmeg. Mixed spice is a blend of several indi... Read More »

How to Use Carob?

Carob has lost favour in recent years as the health message on eating chocolate has triumphed. However, carob still provides a non-caffeine and usually sugar-free alternative to chocolate that some... Read More »

How big is a carob seed?

The average mass of a carob seed is 200 mg. This is the same weight as a carat, the unit used to measure gemstones. It is thought that the term carat is derived from the word "carob" because carob ... Read More »

What is carob powder?

Carob powder is mainly used as a substitute for chocolate in dessert recipes. It comes from the carob tree that produces naturally sweet pods that are roasted and grounded into a fine powder.Histor... Read More »