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Kokum

4.4/5 from 7 Customers

Whole pieces of a sour dried mangosteen fruit. Kokum is used in some Southern Indian states in a similar way to tamarind where the sour, fruity and almost salty flavour adds depth and a lift to all the other flavours. The whole pieces of kokum are added during cooking and removed just before serving.

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Whole pieces of a sour dried mangosteen fruit. Kokum is used in some Southern Indian states in a similar way to tamarind where the sour, fruity and almost salty flavour adds depth and a lift to all the other flavours. The whole pieces of kokum are added during cooking and removed just before serving.

USES: Add a piece of kokum to a fish curry or any vegetable dish particularly those cooked with coconut milk.

ORIGIN: India

1 tbsp refill = approx 4 grams
4 tbsp refill = approx 38 grams (fits standard supermarket spice jar)
8 tbsp refill = approx 52 grams (fits Spicery stackable tins)

Packaging format:

All our spicestore ingredients are now sold as refills and come in compostable bags (made from wood pulp), so just decant the contents into your existing spice jars or Spicery stackable tins and dispose of the bag in your compost and food waste bin!

You can find our stackable tins here

You can read all about our efforts to reduce plastic waste in our packaging blog here

Product Rating (7):

/5

Quick delivery and perfectly packed with the added bonus of a free spice sachet to try!

Spicery Customer
5/5

Adds a lovely tangy flavour to curries.

Ce Clayton

5/5

Buono. Eccellente sulle carni e cacciagione.

Alessandra

5/5

I ordered a spicebox subscription for a friend but couldn't find how to change the delivery address so after it was ordered I emailed and got an immediate response from a real named person saying they would change the delivery address for me. They did and it arrived.

Alison Higgs

1/5

Too little quantity, bag too small

Spicery Customer
/5

Great concept and excellent service

Spicery Customer
4/5

Email query about using the website (first order) answered the same day

Spicery Customer

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