- Cumin Seeds also commonly known by its Indian name, Jeera- is a pungent culinary spice and a staple in Indian cooking. It’s also used abundantly in Middle Eastern and Mexican cuisines.
- Cumin is a flowering plant in the family Apiaceae, native to the Irano-Turanian Region. Its seeds ? each one contained within a fruit, which is dried ? are used in the cuisines of many cultures in both whole and ground form.