Cloves are the buds of a tree grown in the Ocean Basin. Introduced from China by Marco Polo, they were so highly valued, they once were the object of trade wars.
Add 1/4 teaspoon to meat marinade or to 4 cups mashed sweet potatoes or squash. add to tomato sauces, borsch, cakes, squash, sweet potatoes, fruit pies and fruit salad dressings. Add a small amount to flavor barbeque sauce.
This product has no significant nutritional value.