Cassia – Bark and Leaves. Quite useful if you can get them.
A note on three types of Bayleaf – Sweet Laural, Balinese Bayleaf, West Indian Bayleaf and Indian Teja Patta.
A few notes about Allspice.
Did you know that if you see “bay leaves” in the ingredients of an Indian Recipe, chances are that it is not referring to the European Sweet Laural tree leaves commonly known as Bay Leaves? Find out about the difference and what substitutions work.