This delicious spice mix is your one-stop-shop for adding the authentic flavours of Mexico to classic family-favourite dishes burritos and fajitas. This flavourful yet mild mix will be a hit for the whole family and although it has been specially blended with burritos and fajitas in mind, this versatile blend can be added to just about any dish for a Mexican twist.
Mexican Burrito/Fajita Spice Mix is your one-stop-shop for adding the authentic flavours of Mexico to classic family-favourite dishes burritos and fajitas. Our blend has the authentic smoky Chipotle and Ancho chillies to elevate this humble Mexican spice blend to the next level. This flavourful yet mild mix will be a hit for the whole family and although it has been specially blended with burritos and fajitas in mind, this versatile blend can be added to just about any dish for a Mexican twist.
All of our blends are full of spices that are beneficial to your health. They are preservative-free, additive-free, filler-free and contain low or zero salt. The intense flavour from our spice blends means a little goes a long way.
Made from imported and local ingredients including Sweet paprika, chilli pepper, cumin, paprika smokey, garlic, onion, sea salt (6g), chipotle chilli, ancho chilli, oregano, cinnamon, fennel, allspice. NO sugar, additives, or preservatives.
How to use:
Make delicious Mexican dishes like burritos, fajitas, tacos, enchiladas and chilli
Add to soups and stews for a Mexican-inspired kick
Rub over meat, fish or seafood with oil before grilling
Sprinkle over veggies before roasting
Trick up your classic roast chicken with a generous rub before roasting
If you want a hotter version, add cayenne pepper or chilli powder
Use 1tbsp to 500g of protein
To release the volatile oils in the spices, this blend it best added at the beginning of cooking
Chilli Ancho means â€œwide chilliâ€ in Spanish and it is actually a dried Poblano pepper. They are a large dark purple sweet chilli that form the backbone of staple Mexican dishes such as tamales & red chilli beans. Its texture is wrinkled and it is a mild chilli originally from Puebla, Mexico. It has a mild fruity flavour with undertones of plum, raisin, tobacco and a slight earthy bitterness. Add Chilli Ancho Dried Whole to your dishes to impart an authentic Mexican flavour.
Oregano, one of the most popular herbs worldwide, is a member of the mint family and often called wild marjoram. It is a small herb with dark-green leaf and is known for its bold, warm, balsamic herb flavour, with a slightly bitter taste. Its strong flavour marries well with tomato and basil making it a vital ingredient for authentic Italian and Greek cooking. It is also perfect addition to garlic for the Mediterranean, Philippine and Mexican cuisine.
Spanish paprika sweet is made from ground red pepper has a rich red colour while retaining a mild flavour which complements most savoury dishes. Due to its vibrant colour and full-bodied flavour it is used in many European and Indian dishes. It gives a subtle caramelised sweet warmth to dishes and it is a core ingredient in our North Africa Chermula.
Rosemary is a large Mediterranean shrub with needle-like leaves and with a strong lemony pine aroma and pungent flavour. It is mostly used in French, Spanish, and Italian cuisines especially when cooking lamb and chicken. It is a key ingredient in the French blend Herbs de Provence. It has many health benefits and also it has been used for medicinal purposes.
Tarragon leaves are one of the four fines herbs and a key ingredient in French cuisine. It is popular in European cooking due to its distinct appetite-pleasing taste. Tarragon herb has narrow, pointed dark green leaves which give a warm, minty anise-like aroma, reminiscent of anise or licorice flavour. Its sweet-tangy aroma with a slightly bitter taste is much liked in egg dishes, cream soups, poultry roast, mustards, or as a tarragon vinegar. Tarragon is an essential herb in Béarnaise and tartare sauce. However, it can easily dominate other flavours so should be added carefully. It is also rich in phytonutrients as well as antioxidants that help promote health and prevent diseases.