McCormick Spice Shaker Grind 5 Pound Black Pepper
Black and White Pepper are obtained from the small dried berry of the Piper nigrum.
For Black Pepper, the berries are picked while still green and are allowed to ferment.
They are sundried until they shrivel and turn a brownish-black color.
They have a hot, piney taste.
Black Pepper is especially useful as a flavor enhancer when reducing salt in the diet.
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