Organic Ceylon Cinnamon
or Ceylon Cinnamon which belongs to family Lauraceae is the
cinnamon species, found only in Sri Lanka. Other than Ceylon cinnamon, Chinese cinnamon
Cinnamomum cassia can be seen in international market. Comparatively Ceylon cinnamon
includes less or no coumarin, a substance which can cause liver damage when consumed in high
dosage. On the contrary, coumarin is abundantly found in Cassia cinnamon. Therefore Ceylon
Cinnamon is the best cinnamon type for extraction of volatile oils in cinnamon.
is the prominent component found in cinnamon bark. However number of other chemical
constituents contributes to characteristic cinnamon flavor and aroma of Ceylon cinnamon. Due to
the unique taste that Ceylon cinnamon delivers, it is named as true cinnamon. Many studies
have emphasized the therapeutic values of Ceylon cinnamon revealing its ability to reduce
blood clotting, blood cholesterol and blood sugar. Additionally Cinnamon can reduce
proliferation of certain types of cancer cells. Cinnamon is an effective anti- inflammatory
agent which can relieve stiff muscles and joint pains. It functions as a brain booster hence
often consumed with tea. It is acclaimed to suppress digestion problems and urinary tract
Distinct flavor of Cinnamon has encouraged it to be used in cooking and baking. Cinnamon is a
resourceful spice which can be incorporated to food items such as salads, confectionaries,
beverages, soups, stews and sauces. Cinnamon tea is brewed by immersing pieces of bark in hot
water and Cinnamon flavored tea products have been already produced. It is also used as a
common ingredient Aurvedic medicine for spa therapy. Cinnamon leaf and bark oils are used to
flavor food products, in perfume industry and in pharmaceutical industry.
We produce best organic Ceylon cinnamon with zero detection of Sulfur. Our organic cinnamon
exports are available as organic cinnamon quills, organic cinnamon chips and organic cinnamon
quillings or featherings. Types of organic quills present are Alba, C5 special, C5, C4, M5, H1,
H2 and H3. As per customer’s requirement, organic quills can be manufactured as bales and in
numerous cut sizes as 5 cm, 7 cm, 10 cm, 20 cm, 25 cm packed in cartons. Organic cinnamon
chips or quillings are packed in bags. We are capable of delivering steam sterilized organic
cinnamon products as well.
Organic Nutmeg is received from the seed kernel of Myristica fragrans
fruit. Outermost layer of
Nutmeg fruit is a fleshy thick cover named as nutmeg apple, which is also a commercially
valuable part. Inside the apple, seed is located covered with the mace around it. Nutmeg is
enclosed in a brittle, brown colour hard shell.
Nutmeg contains Myristicin which imparts its
sophisticated fragrance and flavor. Sri Lankan organic nutmegs we produce have higher essential
oil levels approximately around 12% and splendid aroma. Nutmeg can reduce flatulence, aid in
digestion, improve the appetite and treat diarrhea, vomiting and nausea.
Nutmeg is preferably used with sweet, spicy dishes such as pies, puddings, custards, cookies and
spice cakes. It combines well with many cheeses and cheese sauces and wonderfully works with
soups and complements egg dishes and vegetables like cabbage, spinach, broccoli, beans and
onions. It is used as a flavouring agent in processed meat industry for sausages, salami and hams.
Our organically produced nutmegs are exported as organic nutmeg whole, organic nutmeg
broken and organic nutmeg with shell chips. Our manufacturing practices are well maintained to
produce aflatoxin free, good quality organic nutmeg.
Organic Nutmeg Powder
Organic nutmeg powder is manufactured by granulation of nutmegs with incorporation of
nutmeg shells or without.
We assure that our organic nutmeg powder contains no adulterated
chemical preservatives or colouring agents. Nutmeg powder is the perfect choice for biryani
mixtures and other curry mixtures.
Mace is derived from the fresh outer aril which is wrapped around the Nutmeg seed. Mace is
comprised of many essential oils though significantly of Myristicin, which offers numerous
health benefits such as promoting digestion, relieving muscle pain and preventing cancers. Warm
and sweet pleasant taste it delivers is why mace is used in sweet dishes and bakery foods like
pastries, doughnuts and cakes. Organic mace is a fundamental ingredient in Indian based spice
mix- garam masala powder.
OTC offers hand removed organic mace and machine removed organic mace which complies
with ESA standards. We follow a strict process for drying, cleaning, and packaging while
ensuring retention of best organic quality. Our organic mace is exclusively a Sri Lankan produce
which comes as organic Yellow mace and organic red mace. Sri Lankan Origin mace has high
aroma and oil content. We can produce whole mace and mechanically cut, metal detected mace.
Organic Mace Powder
Our organic mace powder 100% includes Sri Lankan originated organic mace. Optimally Dried
organic mace is ground and packed in craft paper bags with inner polythene or vacuumed in
polythene packaging for exporting purpose.