What spices do you associate with the Christmas season?
We think of eggnog with nutmeg, cinnamon with apples, and cloves pressed in oranges.
Nutmeg is the subject of a recent post on npr’s food blog, The Salt. Turns out nutmeg has quite a history, and it’s not all good. It’s always been valuable and highly sought-after, not only for its flavor, but also for its supposed medicinal and hallucinogenic qualities. Click here to learn more.