Gourmet Spices

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  • Saffron Threads (Whole)

    Product Description

    Saffron is the world’s most expensive spice by weight. The saffron threads are the whole stigmas from the purple-flowered crocus.  Its golden color can be imitated by cheaper spices such as safflower and turmeric.  Saffron’s rich and delicate flavor is unable to be imitated.  Saffron is widely used to color and flavor dishes in a variety of cuisines, including saffron rice, biryani, paella, risottos, and bouillabaisse.

    SKU: A00001
    $7.50
  • Egyptian Dukkah Pistachio & Lemon Myrtle – Mild

    Product description

    Egyptian Dukkah is a warm and aromatic blend of roasted nuts seasoned with herbs and spices. Our blend is made with roasted and hazelnuts, almonds, sesame seeds, cumin, coriander, middle eastern za’atar and sea salt. The addition of lemon myrtle and pistachio to our original blend gives it an amazing new crunch. Popularly Turkish bread is dipped in olive oil then into dukkah to create a delicious dip.

    SKU: B00432
    $3.45
  • New Orleans Cajun Spice – Med

    Product description

    New Orleans cooking is a magical blend of French and Creole cooking styles that compliment each other perfectly. Our Cajun spice blend uses sweet paprika, cumin, mustard powder, oregano, thyme, garlic, black pepper, cayenne pepper and salt.

    SKU: B0072
    $3.45
  • Chilli Guajillo Whole

    Product description

    Guajillo Chillies are the dried version of the Mirasol chilli and are very common in Mexican cuisine along with Chilli Ancho. It is a large chilli (3 to 6 inches in length) with thick skin and red-orange tones. It has a medium piquancy with a slightly fruity and light smoky flavour. It is used to flavour meats and sauces. For optimum results and flavour, re-hydrate the chillies for 20 minutes in boiling water before use.

    SKU: A00010
    $4.99
  • Mexican Tex Mex – Mild

    Product description

    A perfect blend for those who like it spicy. This versatile blend of chilli powder, sweet paprika, cumin, oregano, garlic, onion, and salt is great for taco seasoning or in chilli con carne. It also makes a great base for dishes such as Hungarian goulash, stews and soups. This spicy blend gives a Tex Mex aroma and flavour to many dishes.

    SKU: B0065
    $3.45
  • Mace Ground

    Product Description

    Mace is the outer membrane of the nutmeg seed and has a milder flavour than Nutmeg, making it ideal to use in shellfish and seafood. Our product has been dried and finely ground and it has a warm, sweet and spicy flavour with a reddish-orange colour. It is commonly used in Indian, Asian and European cuisines.

    SKU: B00602
    $3.45
  • The People’s Chai

    Product Description

    We believe a great tasting; healthy chai should be natural. There is no need for additives or sugar or anything else. Our spices are freshly cracked and use ayurvedic wisdom to create a brew overflowing with flavour. The mixture of chai herbs and spices gives a great aromatic taste and warm flavour. It tastes great with any milk, and if you prefer it sweeter, simply add a little honey.

    The People’s Chai partners with kiva.org to help farmers in developing countries.
    there are 2 sizes available
    150g pack of The People’s Chai- Makes 15 cups in total.
    1kg cafe bulk pack of The People’s Chai-Makes 95 cups in total

    SKU: D01900
    $12.95
  • Curry Malaysian Rendang – Med

    Product description

    Rendang first originated in Indonesia, but now is a popular dish in other nearby South East Asian countries such as Malaysia, Singapore and the Philippines. The mild flavour of this curry make it suitable for all the family. The versatile nature of this spice blend lends itself to using with many other meat and vegetarian dishes.

    SKU: B00392
    $3.45
  • Fenugreek Leaves

    Product description

    Fenugreek leaves, also known as methi leaves, are obtained from the fenugreek plant, which is a member of the legume family. The dried and highly aromatic leaves have a pale green colour and a bitter and nutty taste. They are widely used in India, North Africa and Middle East.

    The spice people carry these fenugreek products; fenugreek seeds ground, fenugreek seeds whole and fenugreek leaves (methi).

    SKU: B00462
    $3.45
  • Mustard Seeds Black whole

    Product description

    Black Mustard Seeds are less mild and more pungent than the yellow variety. They have a savoury, tangy, and pungent spicy taste. Black seeds are used particularly in Indian, African and German cuisine due to their heat flavour and appearance. They are a key ingredient in the Indian blend Panch Phora.

    The spice people carry these mustard products; mustard seeds black, mustard seeds yellow and mustard powder.

    SKU: B0070
    $3.45
  • Rose Petals

    Product Description

    Rose petals are widely used in Iranian, South Asian and Middle Eastern cuisine, both in savoury and sweet dishes. Rose water can be extracted from the petals and is used in many dishes to add a subtle floral hint. Rose petals have also been incorporated into many English desserts, chefs such as Heston Blumenthal have incorporated rose petals into many traditional English dishes to add a new delicate twist.

    SKU: B00941
    $3.45
  • Garam Masala – Mild

    Product description

    Garam masala, “hot spices” in Hindi, is a richly aromatic blend of spices that gives a balanced blend of sweet and peppery flavours to Indian and Asian dishes. Even tough the ingredients vary according to the country, village or family, some of the ingredients of this versatile Indian mix are cardamom, ginger, fennel, black pepper, cumin, cinnamon, cloves and nutmeg. It is widely used in Indian and Asian cooking and seasoning and especially for adding flavour to curries.

    SKU: B0049
    $3.45
  • Fenugreek Seeds (Whole)

    Product Description

    Fenugreek seeds are the ripe fruit obtained from the small fenugreek plant and are a member of the legume family. The small hard seeds have a yellowish caramel colour and a bitter sweet and nutty flavour with a pungent aroma. The seeds, when dry, are very hard and difficult to grind. However, if you soak the seeds in water overnight or cook the seeds in water the seeds disslove into a soft paste. Their subtle bitter taste lends them for use most extensively in Indian curries but also in savoury sauces and vegetable dishes in Mediterranean cuisine.

    The spice people carry these fenugreek products; fenugreek seeds ground and fenugreek seeds whole, as well as Fenugreek Leaves

    SKU: B0046
    $3.45
  • Curry Northern Indian Korma – Mild

    Product description

    Korma is a delicacy in South Asia, particularly in Northern India, which has its root traced back to all the way to Mughlai cuisine of the Mughal Empire in medieval India. This spice blend consists of various spices and herbs that have a mild flavour, emphasizing the beautifully fragrant but subtle spices and the delicious creaminess of the sauce. The mild flavour of this curry makes it suitable for the whole family. Though popularly chicken, lamb and beef are used for the base of korma, this well-balanced curry blend can be used with any curry base.

    SKU: B0039
    $3.45
  • Sumac Ground

    Product description

    Sumac crushed is obtained from the dried berries from a bush that grows in the Middle East and southern Italy, and it is essential for  Middle-Eastern cuisine especially Persian, Lebanese, and Turkish. In Middle Eastern cooking, sumac is used as a souring agent instead of lemon or vinegar. Sumac is delicious on roast meat & in particular lamb when mixed with paprika, pepper & oregano. It has a tangy, lemony, and fruity sour flavour and a fruity aroma that was once used as the tart, acid element by Romans. It can be used as a substitute of lemon in any dish on which you might squeeze fresh lemon juice. Also, its deep red-dark purple colour makes it a very attractive garnish.

     

    SKU: B0104
    $3.45