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Frontier Natural Products Fine Grind White Pepper 16 oz (453 g)

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  • Piper Nigrum
  • Non-Irradiated
  • Kosher

White pepper results when the Piper nigrum berries are picked fully ripe and then husked. With less intensity than the black version, this pungent spice lends great flavor to white sauces, cream soups and fish dishes.

Botanical name: Piper nigrum L.

Black, white and green peppers all come from the woody tropical plant Piper nigrum. Pepper berries are at first green; they turn red as they ripen. The stage at which they're harvested (and whether or not they are husked) determines the color of the resulting spice. Black pepper is harvested while the berries are still green-- before ripening. Sun drying turns them dark brown and wrinkly. White pepper results when the berries are picked fully ripe and then husked and dried.

Pepper's rich history can be traced through the records of ancient Rome, the monastic records of the Middle Ages, and the logs of early traders and explorers. In 1180, A Guild of Pepperers-- the most important guild of the time-- was in existence in London. Often equated with money, pepper has been used for taxes, rent, dowries and ransom. When Alaric the Goth besieged Rome, gold, silver, and pepper were demanded as ransom. (The gold and silver were easy enough to come by, but the pepper gave them some trouble.) The quest of pepper largely defines the history of the spice trade.

Brand Frontier Natural Products
Weight 1.00 lbs
Count 16 oz (453 g)
SanaCause Points 20

White pepper (piper nigrum)

The subtle, less biting flavor of white pepper can be used a bit more freely than black. White pepper is available both whole (good for marinades or pickles and peppermill blends) and ground-- for use in a shaker or in light-colored sauces or fish, chicken and potato dishes.



Frontier Co-op specializes in natural and organic products. Their products are found in natural products stores and specialty shops throughout the United States and Canada. By offering easy access to high-quality, competitively priced choices that are both environmentally friendly and socially responsible, Frontier seeks to lead the way in bringing nature - and peace of mind - to their customers.

As a leading supplier of organic herbs and spices, Frontier Natural Products holds a leadership position, not only in the marketplace, but also in the effort to convert food producers to sustainable farming and production practices. Their work is driven by the belief that fostering environmental responsibility is crucial to our world's future.

Frontier’s wide selection of aromatherapy products provides the highest quality and purity available. They also have the largest selection of organic aromatherapy products available.

The company believes in conducting their business with unwavering integrity. With every interaction they practice honesty, respect, and clear communication. Frontier’s business partners share a dedication to environmental and social sustainability, and together they generate lively, innovative solutions for a better world.

Frontier believes that every person wishes to leave a positive mark on the world. The company’s goal is to leave future generations with a healthier world than the one we live in today.

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