Spice Category:

Aromatic

Za’atar

Za’atar

Middle Eastern Spice Blend Origin: The Middle East Flavour: Fresh, warm, tangy, nutty and minty. Ingredients: Thyme, toasted sesame seeds, ground sumac, sea salt, oregano, savory, marjoram, hyssop, cumin, coriander, chili flakes. Uses: Condiment, tea, seasoning,...

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Vanilla

Vanilla

Vanilla planifola and V. tahitensis, V. pompona Origin: Mexico Flavour: Warm, aromatic, sweet, spicy, creamy, smoky/woody fragrance. Uses: Cakes, icing, pudding, whipped cream, cookies, cocktails, baked goods, extract, sugar, jam, dessert, chocolate, candy, beverages,...

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Thyme

Thyme

Thymus vulgaris Origin: The Mediterranean Flavour: Citrusy, peppery, fresh, sweet, warm, floral and minty. Uses: Marinade, sauce, soup, stew, spice blends, baked goods, cake, tea, chicken, stuffing, meat, fish, seafood, stock, beverages, vegetables. Dishes: Chicken...

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Tempero Baiano

Tempero Baiano

Brazilian Spice Blend/Bahian Seasoning Origin: Bahia region of Brazil. Flavour: Bold with balanced layers of heat and spices. Ingredients: Chilli pepper flakes, black pepper, basil, thyme, cumin, onion powder, garlic powder, cayenne pepper, ground coriander, paprika,...

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Star Anise

Star Anise

Illicium verum Origin: Vietnam and China. Flavour: Liquorice/Licorice, sweet, fresh. Uses: Baked goods, cookies, sauce, pancakes, soup, broth, stew, curry, mulled beverages, tea. Dishes: Star anise tea, mulled wine, Anisbrötli (Swiss Christmas cookies), biryani...

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Sage

Sage

Salvia officinalis Origin: The Mediterranean. Flavour: Woodsy, fresh, minty, warm with hints of citrus. Uses: Stuffing, sausages, tea, sauce, chicken, pork. Dishes: British bangers, British sage derby cheese, pasta with brown butter and sage, veal or chicken...

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Ras el Hanout

Ras el Hanout

Moroccan Spice Blend Origin: Morocco Flavour: Warm, bitter and woody. Ingredients: Cinnamon, coriander, cumin, cayenne, allspice, ginger, black pepper, salt, clove, cardamom, fenugreek, paprika, nutmeg, mace, turmeric, anise. Uses: Tagine, soup, stew, salad. Dishes:...

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Peppermint

Peppermint

Mentha x piperita Origin: England, the Middle East. Flavour: Cool, sweet and refreshing. Uses: Tea, candy, salad, pasta, sauce, condiment, jam, potatoes, vegetables, lamb, curry, tagine, ice cream, dessert. Dishes: Peppermint tea, candy canes, vegetable tagine with...

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Parsley

Parsley

Petroselinum crispum Origin: North Africa, the Mediterranean, the Middle East. Flavour: Fresh and peppery with hints of citrus. Uses: Garnish, salad, stock, soup, condiment, pasta, sauce, baked goods, chicken, beef, meat, fish, seafood, lamb, pork. Dishes: Chimichurri...

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Oregano

Oregano

Origanum vulgare Origin: Western Asia and the Mediterranean. Flavour: Sweet and peppery, slightly bitter. Uses: Salad dressing, soup, chicken, lamb, beef, vegetables, bread, sauce, infused olive oil, fish and seafood. Varieties: Greek, Italian, Mexican, Turkish....

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Nutmeg

Nutmeg

Myristica fragrans Origin: Indonesia Varieties: Jamaican, African, Caribbean. Flavour: Nutty, warm, sweet. Uses: Beverages, chicken, lamb, beef, vegetables, cookies, cake, sauce, casserole, muffins, potatoes, East Indian curry, soup, stew, tea. Dishes: Chai, eggnog,...

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Italian Seasoning

Italian Seasoning

Herb and Spice Blend Origin: The Mediterranean Flavour: Warm and savoury, slightly earthy with a hint of sweetness. The flavour notes depend on the ingredients that are selected. The ratio of each ingredient is specific to personal tastes. Some may be omitted and...

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Herbes de Provence

Herbes de Provence

Herb and Spice Blend Origin: Southern France Flavour: Warm, fresh, citrus, floral. Ingredients: Basil, bay leaf, thyme, summer savory, rosemary, tarragon, oregano, marjoram, sage, fennel, lavender (*optional), chervil, dill. *This particular blend is the most...

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Hawaij

Hawaij

Yemeni Spice Blend Origin: Yemen Uses: Marinade, soup, stew, coffee, curry dishes, dessert, baked goods. Flavour: Spicy, warm, slightly tangy. Ingredients: Cardamom, cumin, turmeric, black pepper, saffron, clove, caraway, nutmeg or mace, coriander, fenugreek,...

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Green Peppercorns

Green Peppercorns

Piper nigrum Origin: India Flavour: Fruity, citrusy, mild peppery flavour. Uses: Garnish, salad, curry, pork, chicken, vegetables, fish, brine, pasta dishes, sauces, baked goods. Dishes: Thai fish curry with green peppercorn, nam phrik thai soht (Thai chilli relish...

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Ginger

Ginger

Zingiber officinale Origin: Oceanic Southeast Asia Flavour: Sweet and spicy, peppery, zesty, citrusy. Uses: Tea, baked goods, cookies, candy, cakes, beverages. Dishes: Ginger and lemon chicken, sesame and ginger beef, tofu and ginger and veggie stir–fry, pork...

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Dukkah

Dukkah

Egyptian Spice Blend Origin: Egypt Uses: Dip, coffee, chicken, soup, lamb, dessert, beef, vegetables. Savoury Dukkah flavour: Nutty, sweet, warm, hot, spicy, smoky with hints of citrus. Savoury Dukkah ingredients: Fennel seed, pumpkin seed, chilli pepper flakes, black...

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Curry

Curry

Spice blend Origin: India Uses: Sauce, marinade. Curry spice blends from…. AfricaFlavour: Fresh, fragrant, warm, hot, spicy, savoury, sweet, milky notes included in some regions curry blends. Aromatic.North African curry– North African vegetable curry, goat curry,...

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Cumin

Cumin

Cuminum cyminum Origin: The Mediterranean, China, India, Mexico, Egypt. Flavour: Warm and citrusy, bright and aromatic, slightly sweet. Uses: Bread, cheese, curry, spice rubs, seasoning blends, cookies, dessert. Dishes: Spice cake, cumin cookies, chocolate fudge,...

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Clove

Clove

Syzygium aromaticum Origin: Indonesia Flavour: Warm and pungent, fragrant, sweet and bitter. Uses: Curry, marinade, baked goods, mulled beverages. Dishes: Chicha morada (Peruvian drink), jollof rice, Zanzibar pilau, plantain in coconut milk, North African meatballs,...

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Cinnamon

Cinnamon

Cinnamomum verum Origin: Sri Lanka and Myanmar. Flavour: Sweet and spicy, slightly bitter. Uses: Tea, sweet and savoury dishes, beverages, liqueur. Dishes: Apple pie, pumpkin pie, eggnog, Mexican hot chocolate, Persian rice, Persian roll, Berbere spice mix (Ethiopian...

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Cilantro/Coriander

Cilantro/Coriander

Coriandrum sativum Origin: Italy, Israel, Greece. Flavour: Cilantro–parsley, citrus and some tastebuds notice a hint of soap Coriander seed–slightly sweet, mild curry, hint of citrus Uses: Cuisine from all over the world. Fish, seafood, soup, vinaigrette. Dishes:...

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