Taste of the Bible – Cinnamon
These hard candies reflect the flavor of the cinnamon of old – a highly valued spice in the Bible. Cinnamon comes from the bark of one of two trees – Ceylon or cassia. The Biblical cassia was highly valued For example, Psalm 45:8, the King’s garments are anointed with myrrh, aloes, and cassia. Made in small batches, they have an impressive shelf life, especially when kept away from direct sun and humidity, and the perfect gift for anyone who enjoys hard candies.
“…All your robes are fragrant with myrrh and aloes and cassia; from palaces adorned with ivory the music of the strings makes you glad.” Psalm 45:8