Definitions for "Asafoetida"
Keywords:  fennel, dung, pungent, devil, ferula
(Ferula foetida) Recognized by its overwhelming odour which has given rise to at least one of its many popular names, "devil's dung". A member of the umbelliferae plant family, it originally was a native of Persia and Afghanistan. Very useful for spasmodic flatulence and colic.
A spice used in Roman, Indian and Middle Eastern cooking in very small amounts.
Hing. Gum obtained from root of giant fennel-like plant. Used in powder or resin form. A rather smelly spice.
Keywords:  dragons, sage, hops, blood
Dragons Blood Hops Sage
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