Praakritik's Organic Whole Black Pepper is sharp, pungent, hot and woody in taste and is undeniably earthy in texture. Antioxidant and vitamin rich, these pretty little kernels are bursting with goodness and flavor. Commonly grown in tea and coffee plantations across India, pepper is an essential household condiment used for cooking and medicinal purposes. This Organic Whole Black Pepper comes from organic farms in South India and is packed with Piperine which is an active ingredient that helps your body absorb several water-soluble nutrients and vitamins. Add a pinch of pepper for your body to absorb turmeric or its active ingredient "Curcumin". Black Pepper can help in losing weight, lowering blood pressure, fighting diabetes and improving fertility.