Black Pepper

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A woody vine native to Asia, rich in piperine and piperidine; BP’s dried unripe fruit is used in Chinese herbal medicine as a GItonic, and for constipation, food poisoning, obesity, sinusitis, and vomiting; it has been used in western herbal medicine as a cardiostimulant and to enhance renal function
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Garlic bread, cakes and chocolates are some of the key products in which black pepper is used to give a distinctive flavor.
Another challenge we face is limited awareness on the local market of the quality of our black pepper. This makes it difficult for us to obtain support from local consumers and supermarkets.
The present study was aimed to evaluate the antibacterial, antifungal, antidiarrheal and anticancer activities of turmeric (Piper nigrum L.) and black pepper (Curcuma longa L.) extracts.
Serves 6 Ready in 1 hour 10 minutes 6 baking potatoes, scrubbed Low-calorie cooking spray Rosemary sprigs, plus extra to garnish Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper Preheat the oven to 200degC/ Fan 180degC/Gas 6.
Worldwide, the estimated global consumption of black pepper was 473,000 tons in 2014.
Add a final sprinkle of the remaining Parmesan and black pepper.
Sprinkle with kosher salt and black pepper. Spread on a rimmed baking sheet and roast at 425 degrees for 15 minutes.
Sarawak is one of the largest exporters of black pepper (Piper nigrum L.) but the production of this crop is in the decline, because of the foot rot disease.
Ingredients: 1 sheet ready-rolled puff pastry, 1 jar ready-made pesto, 5 ripe plum tomatoes, thinly sliced, sea salt flakes and freshly ground black pepper, 1 bag herb salad, 4 tbsp extra virgin olive oil, 2 tsp lemon juice.
ISLAMABAD -- The same ingredient in black pepper that makes you sneeze may help keep you slim.
Black pepper is a flowering vine, cultivated for its fruit, which is usually dried and used as a spice and seasoning.