Cuisine: Moroccan, North African, Caribbean
Grains of Paradise are an aromatic seed with a peppery hot taste that makes a superb substitute for black peppercorns. Pungent, hot peppery flavor with slight citrus finish.
Grind, crush or use whole as a full-flavored substitute for black peppercorns
Add to mulled wine or other spiced beverages for a nuanced flavor
Add to braised lamb dishes, potato and eggplant dishes and spice mixes