Product Type: Powder, Organic Quantity: 18 oz Chef Jar Origin: China, India, Israel, Spain Flavor: Mild Spicey Aroma: Sweet Culinary Applications: Various recipes call for paprika including chicken dishes, soups, chili, pastas, and baking dishes. History: Paprika has been a historically hot spice, until the 1920s when a sweet plant was discovered in central Europe. It has since been a popular sweet spice, with mild to hot alternatives. Farming and Harvesting: This is the air dried fruit of the chili pepper. Native to the Americas, they are often smoked to give them that earthy flavor.