Caraway is a dark brown curved seed grown in Northern Europe. Caraway is a plant that has an interesting place in legend. Superstitions held that caraway had the power to prevent the theft of any object that contained the seed and to keep lovers from losing interest in one another. These days, some people think caraway has healing power, and they use the oil, fruit, and seeds as medicine. Example of Foods used in – Rye bread, cabbage, sauerkraut, and Eastern European Cuisine. Folk or traditional uses Caraway for digestive problems including heartburn, bloating, gas, loss of appetite, and mild spasms of the stomach and intestines, improve control of urination, kill bacteria in the body, and relieve constipation.