Update from Saffron Country: Cinghiali, Fire, & Flavor

We just chatted with¬†Gina from The Navelli Saffron Cooperative. We learned a few things and brushed up on our saffron facts: The cooperative (made up of less than 100 crocus farmers) produces 80 kilos of saffron every year. It takes 250,000 crocus flowers to produce about 1 kilo of saffron threads! This year a couple…