Where Can I Buy Cloves In South Africa

What is a Clove?

Cloves are the aromatic flower buds of a tree in the family Myrtaceae, Syzygium aromaticum.

They are native to the Maluku Islands, or Moluccas, in Indonesia, and are commonly used as a spice, flavoring, or fragrance in consumer products, such as toothpaste, soaps, or cosmetics.

Where Can I Buy Cloves In South Africa?

Atlas Trading Company

Address: 104 Wale St, Schotsche Kloof, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa

Hours: Open ⋅ Closes 5:15 pm

Phone: +27 21 423 4361

The Spice Emporium Durban

Address: 33 Monty Naicker Rd, South Beach, Durban, 4001, South Africa

Areas served: South Africa

Hours: Open ⋅ Closes 4:30 pm

Phone: +27 31 332 5888

Lalla’s the Spice King

Address: 84 Cottrell St, Korsten, Gqeberha, 6020, South Africa

Hours: Open ⋅ Closes 4:30 pm

Phone: +27 41 451 2485

Woolworths Fleurdal Mall

Address: Vereeniging Dr, Fauna, Bloemfontein, 9301, South Africa

Hours: Open ⋅ Closes 6 pm

Phone: +27 51 502 6500

Woolworths food, North Cape Mall

Address: North Cape Mall, 62 Memorial Rd, Royldene, Kimberley, 8301, South Africa

Hours: Open ⋅ Closes 7 pm

Phone: +27 53 836 1380

What is cloves in South Africa?

Cloves 30 g | Woolworths.co.za

Cloves are aromatic dried flower buds with a warm & intense flavour and are an essential ingredient in a bouquet garni. It is used to flavour stocks, stews, casserole & soups. It also enhances the flavours of butternut, pumpkin & sweet potato. Remove after cooking.

Are cloves costly?

The harvesting of cloves is a skill. The tree branches are delicate, making them dangerous to climb, and each bud must be separated by hand.

Whole families work together during the harvest. These two reasons alone help to explain the high price of this much sought-after spice.

How much is a clove?

about 1 teaspoon

A clove of garlic is one individual lobe within a head of garlic. Cloves of garlic can vary in size and there is about 1 teaspoon per clove. Garlic powder can be used in place of cloves of garlic, but less should be used as the powder has a stronger flavor.