BANIYA SUPER MARKET Combo Pack of Premium Dried Raisins 250g and Pure Kashmiri Mongra Kesar Grade A++ 1g. Kesar, also known as saffron, is a spice derived from the flowers of the saffron crocus plant. It is one of the most expensive spices in the world due to the labor-intensive process required to harvest the tiny strands. Raisins, on the other hand, are a type of dried fruit that are high in fiber, vitamins, and minerals. They are a good source of natural sugars and can be eaten as a snack or used in a variety of dishes, including baked goods, salads, and trail mixes.