Allspice is the name given to the dried ground fruits of the Pimenta dioica plant. A large quantity of allspice is produced in Jamaica. As such, the spice is known in some regions as Jamaica pepper, although Guatemala an... More »

A few examples of dishes that use allspice are Jamaican Jerk Chicken, butternut soup, roasts and baked goods. Allspice is used in a variety of sweet and savory dishes More » Food Cooking

Allspice does not contain any harmful ingredients, but may cause a moderate interaction with medications that reduce blood clotting. Allspice is a plant and its unripe berries are used to make medicine and in cooking. More » Food Food Facts Herbs & Spices

Kentucky jam cake calls for ingredients such as butter, sugar and flour along with spices such as nutmeg, cinnamon and allspice. The cake also contains seedless blackberry jam, nuts and raisins. More » Food Cooking Desserts

One recipe for anointing oil combines ingredients referenced in Exodus of the Bible and includes quantities of olive oil, sugar, salt, allspice seeds, cloves and cinnamon sticks. An optional mixture combines frankincense... More »

The typical ingredients for apple pie spice are cinnamon, nutmeg and cardamom, while some recipes also call for allspice and ginger. For the simplest recipe, combine 4 teaspoons of cinnamon, 2 teaspoons of nutmeg and 1 t... More »

The European Food Information Council explains that the European food pyramid varies in ingredients based on the different countries that make up the continent of Europe. These basic ingredients include carbohydrates, da... More » Food Food Facts