We specialize in providing the finest and purest quality of 100% premium saffron spice. Every individual saffron crocus flower contains three red stigmas and yielding just only one gram of saffron takes about 150 saffron crocus flowers. Saffron is harvested at dawn just before sunrise, then dried in a sterile laboratory condition, enabling to extract safranal and crocin. The crocuses are grown through spring and summer for the fall harvest. They are hand-picked and carefully packed in a clean laboratory.
The saffron spice’s grade is determined by examining its absorbance gauged at λ=440 nm. First-grade saffron must gauge 190 and above in laboratory tests. We are proud to say that Mehr saffron is all Grade A, gauging 225-280 and has acquired a standard of ISO 3632. For years, we have been in the service of providing the best saffron in the world. So, we guarantee that you will not find any better saffron than what we offer.