TypeBase Blood Type Diet Values: pepper/ black/ peppercorn/ fresh ground
TYPEBASE4 INDEX >> HERB/SPICE >>
PEPPER/ BLACK/ PEPPERCORN/ FRESH GROUND
Share this information on Facebook
SCIENTIFIC NAME: PIPER NIGRUM
Most cooks today don't appreciate the plentiful and inexpensive supply of a spice that was once so valuable and rare it was sometimes used as currency. Its merit was so high that many of the European sailing expeditions during the 15th century were undertaken with the main purpose of finding alternate trade routes to the Far East, the primary source of the prized peppercorn and other spices. Pepper in one form or other is used around the world to enhance the flavor of both savory and sweet dishes. Because it stimulates gastric juices, it delivers a digestive bonus as well. The world's most popular spice is a berry that grows in grapelike clusters on the pepper plant (Piper nigrum ), a climbing vine native to India and Indonesia. The berry is processed to produce three basic types of peppercorn - black, white and green. The most common is the black peppercorn, which is picked when the berry is not quite ripe, then dried until it shrivels and the skin turns dark brown to black. It's the strongest flavored of the three - slightly hot with a hint of sweetness. Among the best black peppers are the Tellicherry and the Lampong. The less pungent white peppercorn has been allowed to ripen, after which the skin is removed and the berry is dried.
Serving Size Analyzed: 1 tablespoon
GRAPH 1 (ABOVE). Total Calories (15) as part of a 2200 calorie daily dietary intake.
|Protein (0.6564 grams per 1 tablespoon
|Fat (0.1956 grams per 1 tablespoon
|Carbohydrate (3.888 grams per 1 tablespoon
CHART 1 (ABOVE). Macronutrient Breakdown By Percentage.
GRAPH 2 (ABOVE). Micronutrient breakdown as percentage of Recommended Daily Allowance (RDA). Serving size: 1 tablespoon
BLOOD TYPE DIET VALUES
Follow Secretor value if you do not know your secretor status.
AVOID: Flocculates serum or precipitates serum proteins.
AVOID: Flocculates serum or precipitates serum proteins. Increases polyamine or indican levels.
AVOID: Gastric irritant. inhibits proper digestive function.
RECIPES FEATURING THIS FOOD:
This ingredient is featured in the following website recipes:
Most recent recipes added to the website:
Search the Recipe Database
List All Recipes
|GENETIC MODIFICATION||No data on this food.|
|PESTICIDES||No data on this food.|
|CONTAMINATION||No data on this food.|
|IRRADIATION|| This food is typically irradiated in its dry form. Purchase from reputable sources. |
|ANTIOXIDANTS||No data on this food.|
|ALLERGENS||No data on this food.|
|GLYCEMIC INDEX||No data on this food. |
Program and data copyright 1997-2011 Peter D'Adamo.
The statements made on our websites have not been evaluated by the FDA (U.S. Food & Drug Administration).
Our products and services are not intended to diagnose, cure or prevent any disease. If a condition persists, please contact your physician.
Copyright © 2012, Hoop-A-Joop, LLC, Inc. All Rights Reserved