Black pepper is a special kind of special spice since ancient times. Pepper is a native plant of tropical rain forests in South India, Kerala, and then spread throughout the world.
Pepper, which has a Latin name Piper Albi Linn is a plant rich in chemical content, such as pepper oil, fatty oil, as well as starch. Pepper is slightly bitter, spicy, warm, and antipyretic. This plant has started to be discovered and known since tens of centuries ago. In general, people only recognize white pepper and black pepper which is often used as a spice kitchen. This plant is one of the world’s trade commodities and more than 80% of Indonesian pepper products are exported to foreign countries. In addition, the pepper has the title of The King of Spice, where pepper demand in the world in 2000 reached 280,000 tons.