$10.50 – $12.35
This powdered gum resin is used in Indian cooking. It has a foul smell, but when cooked it takes on an onion/garlic/leek flavor. Known as food of the Gods, it is also said to aid with digestion.
Asafoetida (Hing) is often used as an onion/garlic substitute in Indian dishes. Use sparingly–a little goes a long way. This blend uses Fenugreek as a processing agent rather than the more commonly found wheat.
Ginger$9.25 – $25.00
Due to its appearance, Ginger was originally referred to as Horn Root. Versatile enough to use in both sweet and savory dishes, ginger is known for its spicy, sweet, and warm flavor.
Use in savory sauces, curries, chutney, and stir fry as well as in cookies, cakes and other desserts. Often called for in Chinese, Caribbean and Japanese cuisine.
Part of the ginger family, Cardamom means grains of paradise. Historically, Cardamom has been used to flavor foods, as an ingredient in perfumes, and even for medicinal purposes.
Known for its sweet and spicy taste, Cardamom seed is used equally in sweet dishes such as breads and cakes and in savory dishes such as meats and curries. Use in baked goods, sprinkle on oatmeal, ice cream, or iced melon, and add to curry. Cardamom has a sharp aroma and distinctive flavor that can be compared to anise or eucalyptus. For a Middle Eastern treat, sprinkle in your coffee.
Rajkot Chaat$10.50 – $28.35
Bright aromatic flavors of Indian Chaat marry the smoky heat of Southwest chiles. Intended for veggies, but also makes a great dry rub.
Hand blended in small batches with: cumin, cardamom, cinnamon, Persian lime and Chiles.
Garam Masala$10.50 – $28.35
Garam Masala is a versatile blend from Northern India traditionally used in samosas, dahl and tandoori. Combining the sweet curry flavors of Cardamom, Nigella & Cumin with black pepper, Garam Masala can be used as an accent in any curry dish, or as a finishing spice. Season burgers or a stir fry, use as salt-free rub on any protein.
Hand blended in small batches with: pepper, cumin, nigella, fennel, cardamom, cinnamon, cloves, and nutmeg.
Tandoori Seasoning$10.25 – $27.70
Named after the clay ovens or tandoors used in Northern India and Pakistan, this exotic spice blend can be used as a dry rub for grilling veggies, chicken or fish or as the base flavor in a traditional marinade with yogurt and lemon (recipe on label). Dry rub for meats, poultry or fish, or mix 1-2 T with 1 cup plain yogurt & 2-3 T lemon juice for marinade. Marinate overnight; grill at high heat.
Hand blended in small batches with: cumin, coriander, ginger, garlic, turmeric, fenugreek, mace, pepper, cardamom, and cinnamon.