Exir Saffron Powder by Epicure Garden with is organically grown and hand harvested on the Spanish plains of la Mancha. It is of highest quality in the world with exquisite and delicate aroma. No artificial colors, no preservatives. Read on benefits of Exir high quality saffron, experience the exquisite quality, aroma and quality of our products. Exir saffron all red powder are ISO certified and its quality exceeds ISO 3632 category I, with coloring strength of 260. Exir saffron due to its finest quality and potency continues to release flavor and aroma for 12 hours or more, with host of benefits. Each gram of our saffron powder may go for 25+ of serving Pure authentic saffron (Crocus sativus) is expensive, but worth it. Fake makers of it cut the saffron with other yellow-orange spices such as; Tumeric and American Saffron (Safflower / Bastard Saffron).