Is saffron the most expensive spice in the world?
Quality saffron can cost around $3,000 for just two pounds. Saffron's reputation as the most expensive spice in the world is because of the growing process. Only a small part of the saffron flower the stigmat. So it takes some 75,000 saffron flowers to make just one pound of spice.
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