Aranya Pepper from Diaspora Co.
Diaspora Co. taste tested 9 different peppers from some of the best farms and estates across the country, and this one won out by far. The Pepper is complex and deep like nice wine with a nice fruity heat in the back.
Grown on the Parameswaran family farm, where Parameswaran and his son Akash have been naturally farming pepper for over 35 years, amidst passion fruit, tigers (no, really!), and the largest collection of bamboo and palm varieties in the region! Their Aranya pepper is vine ripened, hand harvested with utmost care to ensure maximum flavor.
Origin: Thirunelly, Kerala
Harvest Year: 2019
Aranya Blend. Heirloom seed variety.A blend of 10+ indigenous, heirloom, & wild varieties!
Diaspora Co. was founded in 2017 to create a radically new and equitable version of the spice trade decolonizing a commodity back into a seasonal crop, and broken system into an equal exchange.