What is Ceylon cinnamon?
Ceylon is the ONLY true cinnamon growing region in the world. The British named this island as “Ceylon” after colonizing it. The island was later renamed as “Sri Lanka” after it became a republic within the commonwealth. Although, Sri Lankan cinnamon is best known in the world market, as “Ceylon Cinnamon”.
The earliest evidence shows Cinnamon was a popular spice in the ancient world. Arab traders brought it to the Europen market. By 1000 B.C. cinnamon and other spices were among the most luxurious products available in Europe.
In the past, it was used as a perfuming agent, for cooking and as an ingredient for oil treatment. However, the rising demand for true cinnamon in the Europe market, explorers identified Sri Lanka as a source of the true cinnamon producer to the world.
What does Ceylon Cinnamon Taste Like?
Ceylon cinnamon comes from the outer bark of the Cinnamomum Zylanicum tree. Cinnamon produced in Sri Lanka has a milder sweeter flavor, golden brown color, distinctive aroma. We produce a large variety of Cinnamon starting from ALBA, C5 Special, C5, M5, H1, H2, Quillings, Powder, and Cinnamon oil. Cinnamon is using for baking, flavoring hot drinks such as coffee or hot chocolate, pharmaceutical preparations and in the cosmetics industry.
Cinnamon Nutrition, benefits and uses
According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), 100g of cinnamon contains the following nutrition:
And research shows the following benefits and uses,
- High in Antioxidants
- Protects Heart Health
- Stabilizes Blood Sugar
- Preserves Brain Function
- May Help Lower Cancer Risk
- Fights Infections and Viruses
- Improve Skin Health
- Reduces Allergy Symptoms
- Sweetens Up Recipes Without Sugar
- Acts as a Natural Preservative
- Cinnamon oil use for treatments and cosmetics
Discover the top markets for Cinnamon
The study analyses main mature markets for Ceylon Cinnamon – USA, Mexico, Colombia, Equador, Peru, Spain, Guatemala, Chile, and Bolivia.
Furthermore, Russia and Germany consume a considerable amount. This is the highest export spice, Sri Lanka
Where to buy Ceylon cinnamon
You can buy in bulk form or value-added (Private label packing) with us. As we ONLY provide premium quality cinnamon, you do not have to spend extra money on other rip-off sellers who charge extra for quality cinnamon. We also provide ORGANIC cinnamon at your request.
Here we are the leading supplier in Sri Lanka and provide great customer service, high quality, and trustworthy.
Let us know your exact requirements to quote our best wholesale rates for your order.