The correct answer is option(c) cinnamon. Cinnamon is neither a fruit nor seed. Cinnamon is a spice which is obtained from the bark of a tree named Cinnamomum verum or Ceylon cinnamon.
Answer – Option C is neither fruit nor seedCinnamonis the spice obtained from inner bark of tree. Other listed spices are obtained from seeds. Spices are aromatic constituents of food, which not only help with flavour but also provide various immune protective properties.
- 1 Which spices are not seeds?
- 2 Is black pepper spices is not a fruit or seed?
- 3 Is Nutmeg is not a fruit or seed?
- 4 Are spices fruits?
- 5 What spices come from seeds?
- 6 Is an example of spice?
- 7 Is Onion a fruit?
- 8 Which is not spice?
- 9 Why is nutmeg banned in Saudi Arabia?
- 10 What is the fruit of the nutmeg called?
- 11 Is nutmeg Haram in Islam?
- 12 Which fruit is used as spices in food?
- 13 What fruits are spices?
- 14 Which fruit is a spice?
Which spices are not seeds?
Cinnamon is obtained from tree bark which is neither a fruit nor a seed.
Is black pepper spices is not a fruit or seed?
Black pepper (Piper nigrum) is a flowering vine in the family Piperaceae, cultivated for its fruit, known as a peppercorn, which is usually dried and used as a spice and seasoning.
Is Nutmeg is not a fruit or seed?
Nutmeg is not a nut but it is a mega spice and as such pose no risk to persons who have nut allergies. Nutmeg is actually a fruit with a single seed which makes it a drupe, similar to an apricot.
Are spices fruits?
A spice is a seed, fruit, root, bark, or other plant substance primarily used for flavoring or coloring food. Spices are distinguished from herbs, which are the leaves, flowers, or stems of plants used for flavoring or as a garnish.
What spices come from seeds?
Common Spices Derived from Seeds
- Black Cumin.
- Black pepper.
- Brown mustard.
Is an example of spice?
Spices include cardamom, cinnamon, allspice, cloves, nutmeg, pepper, turmeric, ginger, mace, saffron, vanilla, cumin, dill seed and more.
Is Onion a fruit?
Hence, according to both definitions, the carrot qualifies as a vegetable. Thus the answer to the above question is that carrot is a vegetable as it is non-sweet and also does not contain seeds. Thus, we can conclude that Carrot is a vegetable. Note: There are many vegetables that are mistakenly considered as a fruit.
Which is not spice?
Lettuce is not a spice. It is a vegetable.
Why is nutmeg banned in Saudi Arabia?
According to the Journal of Medical Toxicology, nutmeg can even cause fatal myristicin poisoning. For those reasons, Saudi Arabia considers nutmeg to be a narcotic, and since all narcotics are illegal, nutmeg is not allowed anywhere in the country, except as a minor ingredient in pre-mixed spice blends.
What is the fruit of the nutmeg called?
Myristica fragrans, normally thought of as just the receptacle from which the valuable spices nutmeg and mace are extracted, does have edible flesh, sometimes referred to as the ‘fruit-wall’.
Is nutmeg Haram in Islam?
Nutmeg, asafoetida, vanilla extract and gelatine are also forbidden, either due to being intoxicants containing alcohol (vanilla extract) or other forbidden items such as pig parts (gelatine). This actually rules out most confectionary, as it contains nutmeg, vanilla extract and gelatine.
Which fruit is used as spices in food?
Class 6 Question. Chilly is very hot and give taste and spiciness to food. Chilly is a fruit that is used as a spice in cooking. Ginger and onion are spices but they are not fruits.
What fruits are spices?
Fruits, spices and nuts
- dried fruits and vegetables (e.g. sultanas, raisins, figs, apricots, plums, dates, peaches, apples, berries)
- spices, herbs and spice mixtures (e.g. chili powder, nutmeg, paprika powder, black pepper, garlic powder, ginger, curry powder, turmeric or licorice)
Which fruit is a spice?
Uses: Pepper fruits are used as spice or condiment. In Kerala, fresh green pepper is sometimes used for preparing pickles. Black and white pepper make the major condiments employed for seasoning freshly cooked and prepared foods.