Diaspora Co Cardamom
Sourced by Oakland-based Diaspora Co., a company working to build a new, equitable, and transparent spice supply chain.
From Diaspora Co:
Grown by the Chacko family amidst black pepper, coffee, and flowers on their estate turned wild food forest. Mr. Abraham Chacko has been farming for his entire life, first as a conventional farmer, now as a pioneer of the natural farming movement in India. Through years of trial and error, he was able to naturally breed an heirloom variety that could grow beautifully and thrive without pesticides.
Harvest Year: 2019
Heirloom seed variety: Baraka, developed by Mr. Abraham Chacko
Origin: Udumbanchola, Kerala
Tasting Notes: Licorice ~ Mint ~ Pine ~ Fruity