This is one ounce Tin of Castelmuro Finest Spanish Saffron. It is Genuine 100% Pure Spanish Saffron thought to be equal in quality to the "The Gathering of Saffron". Imported from Spain it is sought after by many chefs across the world. It has a strong perfume, with an aroma of honey and a pungent bitter/honey taste. Saffron is used in Mediterranean, Indian and Asian cuisines. Its most common function is to color rice yellow, as in festive Indian pilafs and risotto Milanese, where its delicate flavor makes it the most famous of Italian rice dishes. Packing date is 06/2016 best before 06/2019.