100% dried wild Horopito herb.
Enjoy the peppery heat of Horopito - New Zealand's native bush pepper tree.
Use as a gourmet alternative to any other pepper, or as a spice or seasoning.
12g resealable pouch (mainly home use)
Also available in a large 100g pouch (mainly food service use)
Our Horopito is currently harvested from wild New Zealand forest bordering a national park.
What to use Horopito for:
You can use Forest Gourmet Dried Horopito in any occasion where you might use pepper. Some of the more common uses are:
as a meat rub
as a seasoning for vegetables or fish
as in ingredient in your own spice / seasoning mix
More backgound about Horopito:
Horopito is a very slow growing plant and takes 5 years or more of growth before it can be harvested. The leaves have traditionally been used by the Maori people for its medicinal properties. Apart from its culinary use (what Forest Gourmet Horopito is for) - it is used as a natural way to help with candida.
Ingredients: dried Horopito leaf
Store: in a cool, dry place.
Product of New Zealand.