Ceylon cinnamon

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  • noun

Synonyms for Ceylon cinnamon

tropical Asian tree with aromatic yellowish-brown bark

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The most common varieties are the Cinnamomum zeylancium or Ceylon cinnamon, and Cinnamomum aromaticum, or Chinese cinnamon.
Ceylon cinnamon contains very little coumarin, a naturally occurring substance that has been linked to liver damage in people sensitive to the substance.
HefeWeizen 8 ounces buffer; diced 3 7/8 ounces (1/2 cup) packed dark brown sugar 2 tablespoons salt 9 1/4 ounces (2 cups) all-purpose flour 8 eggs Vegetable oil for deep-frying 2 tablespoons ground Ceylon cinnamon 2 tablespoons granulated sugar To serve: Eight 1 1/2-ounce portions foie aras Salt For The garnish: Cilantro Mint * yields more than needed for plating ** red bell peppers may be substituted For the fermented pepper gel: Puree peppers.
Ceylon cinnamon is thinner, tastes sweet, and is more expensive.
29), true Ceylon cinnamon, and Vietnamese cassia (each $3.