The flower of the Nigella sativa plant
The seed of the Nigella sativa plant
Black Seeds (also know as Black Cumin Seed, or Nigella sativa, or Kalonji) originated in southern Asia, southern Europe and North America, and have been used for centuries to promote health. With a taste and aroma reminiscent of black pepper, onions and oregano, pure black seed oil is great for use in Indian or Middle Eastern cuisine, such as curries, soups, vegetable and meat dishes for a peppery flavor. It is known as hubbath-us-sauda in Arabic. The seed is known as “Habbat al Barakah" - the blessed seed.
This organic black seed oil has also been cold-press extracted from these small, oblong seeds in order to preserve its natural health benefits. The gentle extraction process ensures that this pure black seed oil maintains its:
- Natural antioxidants
- Healthy fatty acids
- Trace minerals
- Plant sterols
Our organic black cumin seed oil is, USDA Certified Organic, non-GMO, cold-pressed, virgin, Unrefined, and 100% Pure. It is completely free of chemical solvents, added colors/dyes, flavor enhancers, adulterants, MSG, or Preservatives.
If you are looking for where to buy black seed oil that is packed with nutrients, trust Pure Indian Foods for certified organic oils.
Also known as: Nigella sativa, Black Cumin Seed, نيجيلا ساتيفا, black onion seed, onion seed, love-in-a-mist, nigelline, nigellone, black cumin, upakunchika, black jeera, black zeera, charnushka, نگیلا ستا, નિગેલા સતિવા, ኒጂላ ስቲቫ, Çörek otu, Shuniz (Arabic); Cumin Noire (French); Melanthion (Greek); Kalonji (Hindi); Siya Danah, Sisazun (Persian); Chimen Negru (Romanian); Krishna Jiraka (Sanskrit); Shuniz (Arabic); Melanthion (Greek); Kalonji (Hindi); Siya Danah, Sisazun (Persian); Chimen Negru (Romanian); Krishna Jiraka (Sanskrit); Comino Negro, Caraveggia negra (Spanish); English Names: Black Seed, Black Cumin, Black Caraway, Love-in-the-Mist, the Fitches (Bible), Comino Negro, Caraveggia negra (Spanish); English Names: Black Seed, Black Cumin, Black Caraway, Love-in-the-Mist, the Fitches (Bible).
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Lemon Black Seed Dressing
- 1/4 cup olive oil
- 2 TBSP black seed oil
- Juice from one lemon
- 1/4 tsp himalayan pink salt
Thoroughly whisk all ingredients together. Drizzle on salad, roasted root vegetables, or roasted meat for a zesty, herbaceous, bright flavor. Pairs well with all things savory and salty.
Honey-Ginger Black Seed Dressing
- 1/8 cup black seed oil
- 1/8 cup apple cider vinegar
- 3 TBSP honey
- 1/4 tsp turmeric powder
- 1/4 tsp ginger root powder
Thoroughly whisk all ingredients together. Drizzle on salad, cooked veggies, or meat.
Other ways to use black seed oil...
- Massage into scalp
- Blend into green smoothie
- Drizzle into curries and lentils
- Excellent on roasted root vegetables
- Try black seed oil pre-blended with olive oil and sacha inchi oil in our PRIMALOIL blend
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