Country of Origin
Cinnamon is a 10 to 15-meter tall tree. The spice comes from the innermost bark of the tree. Most trees
grow in the Sri Lanka area.
Cinnamon has a sweet, round, warm and aromatic flavor.
Cinnamon is used as a spice in both main courses, desserts, and sweets.In addition cinnamon is often used in dishes with apples.
Most cinnamon is grown in Sri Lanka, but it is also grown in Sumatra, Java, Brazil and in
Egypt. It was cinnamon that brought the Dutch to Sri Lanka, where they founded a trading station
Cinnamon is said to lower cholesterol levels.