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Saturday, January 17, 2015
Science Facts: Mace and Nutmeg
The spices mace and nutmeg both come from the Myristica fragrans tree native to Indonesia. This tree has a fruit, and in the fruit is a single large seed with a red coating. The red seedcoat is made into mace and the seed itself is made into nutmeg.