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Premium Saffron Threads | Super Negin Grade | Unrivaled Quality

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Introducing our exquisite Afghanistan saffron, a rare and precious treasure that will transform your culinary creations into unforgettable works of art. Sourced from the fertile valleys of Afghanistan, where saffron has been cultivated for centuries, this extraordinary spice is revered for its unique aroma, vibrant color, and exquisite flavor.


Our Afghanistan saffron is hand-harvested with the utmost care and precision by skilled local farmers, who meticulously pick each delicate saffron crocus at dawn to preserve its full potency. The vibrant red stigmas are then separated and sun-dried to perfection, resulting in the finest quality saffron that Afghanistan has to offer.


The flavor profile of our Afghanistan saffron is truly unparalleled. A subtle and sophisticated blend of sweet, earthy, and floral notes, it imparts an ethereal depth and complexity to any dish. The initial taste of warm, sweet honey is followed by a symphony of floral and herbaceous undertones, culminating in a lingering, bittersweet finish that will captivate your taste buds.


The captivating aroma of this Afghanistan saffron is equally enchanting. The intoxicating scent of fragrant flowers, sun-kissed hay, and a hint of muskiness will fill your kitchen, transporting you to the sun-drenched fields of Afghanistan, where each crimson thread is nurtured to perfection.


The vibrant hue of our Afghanistan saffron is truly a sight to behold. When steeped, it releases a rich, golden color that adds a touch of elegance and visual appeal to your culinary masterpieces. From delicate risottos and creamy sauces to aromatic teas and sumptuous desserts, the possibilities are endless.


Our Afghanistan saffron is not only a culinary delight but also a testament to the rich heritage and skilled craftsmanship of Afghan farmers. By choosing our saffron, you are supporting local communities and helping to preserve the ancient traditions of saffron cultivation in this remarkable region.


 Order your supply today and discover the magic of this precious spice that has captivated the hearts and palates of food enthusiasts around the world.


  • Super Negin Grade Saffron is the world's most desired and expensive spice. It is commonly used in cooking, baking, medical, and wholistic purposes.
  • Saffron Threads are Certified 10 of 10 in Safranal (Aroma), Crocin (Fire Red Color), and Picocrocin (Flavor) according to ISO 3632 standards. which is a Grade A+ rating
  • It can be ground into powder form for use in saffron extract supplement and capsules or for steeping Tea Leaves to release a premium yellow flavor. The best choice Saffron for Paella Rice!
  • Triple Inspected to ensure only Fire Red Saffron Threads are included and Packaged in a Luxury Food Grade Gift Tin


Super Negin Saffron is the highest quality saffron in the world and is found in the regions of Afghanistan or Iran. It comes from a flower called crocus sativus and is extremely labor intensive to harvest since only the tiny threads are what is gathered.

Our dried saffron has a beautiful fire red filament coloring with a mild fragrance or smell with an Afghan origin. It is a natural herb, spice, and seasoning that gourmet chefs around the world use as their secret weapon in pan recipes such as desserts, soups, paella rice, basmati rice, stews, and chicken

Customer Reviews

Based on 442 reviews
heidi d. (San Dimas, CA, US)
Purchased Safran

I bought a safran for my son. He loves cooking and he loved the safran that I purchased. Very good quality. I definitely recommend this to all of my friends!

L.S. (Suwanee, GA, US)
SCAM!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I'm livid.

EXPIRED plus it is probably fake. I saw some comments made by people who peeled the sticker back and found an expiration date of May 2023. So I peeled mine back and found the same older expiration date. If a company can lie about this they can certainly lie about this being real saffron. ABSURD. Do not buy Saffron from this company.

I'm sorry to hear that you're disappointed in your order! I can assure you, the saffron that we provide is of the highest quality. We mistakenly purchased a very large amount of the saffron tins a while back, and are working our way through them, filling them regularly with our newest shipments of saffron from Afghanistan. This way, we're able to provide the accurate expiration date, while still keeping customer costs as low as possible by using the mis-dated packaging. I would be more than willing to provide photos and documentation to back up this information, if you'd like. Please reach out to us at if you have any additional questions or concerns!

Blake S. (Austin, TX, US)
I love this saffron!

It’s fresh, it’s bright, it’s a beautiful herb/spice to add to so many dishes. Great price for such a clean, vibrant spice.

Adam A. (Buffalo, NY, US)
Great product and excellent company

Love the products from this company will recommend and order from

Daphne (Surrey, BC, CA)
Incorrect expiry date

The expiry date on the sticker on the tin is January 2026. But I found the expiry date on the tin box is 07/2023. It expired 8 months ago. Although the saffron thread is still looking good, I wonder the seller cheats on expiry dates. If I don't get a reasonable explanation, I will avoid to order any products from them or refer them to my friends.

Hi Daphne,

The product itself is not expired! The tin canisters were purchased long ago and we had to buy them in bulk due to COVID. Unfortunately we purchased too many with a printed expiration date on them so we simply labeled over them with the correct expiration/best by date! If you have any concerns, we would be happy to show proof of supplier invoices that matches production dates!

VBK Team


awesome sauce

Philip P. (Broken Arrow, OK, US)
First Time Using Saffron

I cooked Saffron rice with this. It was really good. I have Saffron left over for other dishes in the future. Would recommend.


Very happy with packaging. Great value. Waiting to make paella!