Ground Cumin

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1 Pallet 50 lb. Boxes (1,000 lbs.) 5 Business Days

from Merced, CA

$4,500.00 ($4.50/lb)
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Cerificate of Analysis (COA)

ofi products are produced to meet our specification. Once you place an order, batch level COA’s are emailed to you at the time of shipment. Please note, the COA will contain all microbiological and physical & chemical analysis parameters available on the spec. Please be sure this specification will work for your application prior to purchasing.

Product Origin India

About Cumin

Cumin comes from the herb Cuminum cyminum, a member of the parsley family. Cumin seeds contain essential oils consisting of Cuminaldehyde, cymene, and terpenoids. It has a green, musty, terpenic, and slightly bitter flavor. 

Cumin's Origin

This ingredient originates from the Mediterranean, or areas in Central and Southwest Asia. The spice’s name comes from Kerman, an ancient Persian city that produced cumin. Today, India and Iran mainly produce cumin. 

How Ground Cumin Is Made

Before cumin is ground into a fine powder, it is a dried fruit. The grinding process is capable of achieving the required particle size and ensuring the volatile essential oil is retained in the final product. A low particle size distribution results in retention of the taste and aroma as well as the color of the product. 

Applications for Bulk Ground Cumin

Ground cumin is brownish-yellow in color, and it is full of numerous vitamins and minerals. Cumin is a commonly used spice in both vegetarian and non-vegetarian food preparations and is an essential part of Indian, Egyptian, Mexican, Middle Eastern, and Turkish curries and specialties.

Ground cumin can be used as rubs for barbecue and to season meats and vegetables. It is an excellent complement to cilantro, citrus, coriander, garlic, ginger, and paprika. Additionally, cumin can impart flavor to vegetables, rice and grain dishes, and yogurt-dressed salads, and it also adds an earthy, warm flavor to cheese, bread, and other baked products.

Buy Ground Cumin from ofi

At ofi Spices, we are committed to sustainable practices with our cumin growers. We care deeply about our farmers’ health and well-being, and we are also dedicated to providing quality spice products to our customers. Our ground cumin is BRC, Halal, and non-GMO certified.

If you wish to place a bulk order with us, request a quote now. Need assistance with the ingredient selection process? Contact our team.

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Ships In5 Business Days
Ships FromMerced, CA
Shipping & Delivery

Allow us to manage your shipping needs with our competitive rates across the contiguous United States. Based on your order's total weight, choose from our range of shipping methods:

  • Free Ground Shipping available only for sample orders.

  • FedEx Ground for orders under 150 lbs. Boxes ship individually. 

  • Less-Than-Truckload Freight for orders over 150 lbs. Orders ship on a pallet. If you require a lift gate for delivery, be sure this option is selected during checkout to prevent order delays. View rates

  • Full-Truckload Freight for orders over 19,000 lbs. Orders ship on a pallet. If you require a lift gate for delivery, be sure this option is selected during checkout to prevent order delays.

  • Customer Pick-Up we know some customers have preferred shipping providers, so we allow any orders over 500 lbs. the option to pick-up their order at our facilities. To learn more about the process visit our warehouse information section.


Ground Cumin Product Specification

Customer Questions
How do I pick up my order from ofi's warehouse?
If you are picking up your order, first check your order acknowledgement to determine the location of the plant/warehouse where your order is being processed. ( Your Order Acknowledgement was emailed to you 1-2 days after you placed your order). Have your Olam Sales Order Number handy. Next, simply refer to the Warehouse Contact Information to get contact information for your applicable warehouse then simply set-up an appointment for the ship date.
What are the pallet dimensions ?
Dimensions: 48" x 40" Pallet Weight: ~40 lbs Our pallet heights vary, depending on the product, but the average is 62". You can find the accurate pallet dimension under the 'Shipping Information' tab on any product page.
How many samples can I order?
We offer 5 free samples in a 30-day period. If you require more samples, please contact us at and we can assist!
What shipping methods do you offer?
ofi is currently serving the contiguous United States. For all other shipments or information, please contact us and we would be happy to help service you through our alternative sales channels.  We offer a variety of shipping options depending on your order. We offer FedEx, Freight Less than Truckload (LTL), Freight Full Truckload (FTL), and Warehouse pick-up. You can view our rates on our 'Shipping Rate' page. For live rates, simply add the product to your cart and the rates will be visible on the 'Cart' page.
What size are samples?
Samples are all 8 ounces. If you require a larger sample, please contact us.
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