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Also Known As : Dalchini, Daruchini
Technical Name : Cinnamomum zeylanicum


Taste Profile

It is bitter, pungent, acrid and sweet in taste.

Common names and forms

  1. Cinnamon (Dalchini)
  2. Cinnamon Bark
  3. Cinnamon Stick
  4. Cinnamon Whole
  5. Dalchini
  6. Daruchini
  7. Fresh Cinnamon
  8. Organic Cinnamon
  9. Organic Cinnamon (Bark)
  10. Organic Cinnamon Whole
  11. Smoked cinnamon stick
  12. Tvak


Cinnamon is a remarkable spice that belongs to branches of trees of the "Cinnamomum" family. It is of a golden-brown colour. It is used in a wide variety of cuisines, sweet and savoury dishes, and in tea.

Health benefits

  • Cinnamon may reduce the risk of diabetes and heart disease.(1)
  • It may help prevent Alzheimer's disease.(1)


Overconsumption of cinnamon may cause breathing problems.(2)

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