For the Mediterranean Lifestyle ~ 16 Jar Set
For the Mediterranean Lifestyle…
A taste of Italy, Greece, the Basque Country and North Africa.
Garlic Sea Salt
Sole della Toscana
All the spices are packaged in our standard 3/8 cup jars.
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Out of Africa Gift Box$33.00
Out of Africa
Tastes of Morocco, Tunisia, & Ethiopia
— Berbere —
Fiery & comforting chili blend from Ethiopia, known as the main flavoring in Wat Stew.
— Chermoula —
Complex, layered mélange of precious spices. mix with fresh herbs to make a Moroccan marinade for sea food or chicken.
— Harissa —
Tunisian chili blend with depth from caraway & peppermint. Add for heat or make a paste to use as a condiment.
— La Kama —
Sweet, floral curry from Morocco, used in tagines and on meats & vegetables.
Lovely striped Kraft gift box contains these four unique spices in our standard jars, recipes, and the above message, tied with a Local Spicery bow.
Grains of Paradise$14.25 – $45.60
A member of the Ginger family, has a peppery flavor with hints of Citrus, Coriander & Cardamom. Used as a pepper substitute in 14th and 15th century Europe, and traditional in African cuisine. Pliny referred to the spice as “African Pepper.”
Use in pepper grinder; grind fresh during cooking. Season fish, poultry or meats with sea salt and freshly ground Grains of Paradise before grilling. Substitute for pepper in cooked dishes to add a little mystery to the flavor – rice, pasta, roasted vegetables.
Moroccan Breakfast Spice$7.75 – $26.35
Start your morning right with this exotic oatmeal, featuring Turmeric, Ceylon Cinnamon and Ginger. Stir in 1t spice per half cup oatmeal, after cereal begins to boil. Top with honey, dates, nuts, fresh fruit… to taste. Enjoy!
Hand blended in small batches with: Ceylon cinnamon, ginger, turmeric, and a bit of clove.
Ras el Hanout$8.50 – $28.90
Ras el Hanout (“top of the shop” in Arabic) is an inclusive curry blend from Morocco using the most valuable spices in the shop. Our blend pairs Mace, Galangal, Cardamom, Turmeric, and Cinnamon, supported by just the right amount of heat from de Arbol Chiles. Rub into meats or vegetables, build a traditional curry, or add to oil to create a marinade. Perfect with chicken, lamb, pork, or squash, yams, or sweet potatoes.
Hand blended in small batches with: mace, turmeric, cardamom, galangal, cinnamon, allspice, coriander, Chile, nutmeg, black pepper and green pepper.
- Mix 2 tsp olive oil and 1 tsp Ras El Hanout. Toss with bite-size pieces of cauliflower (or any in-season vegetable) and roast.
Curry Gift Box$33.50
Curry, from the Tamil word Kari, meaning sauce, generally refers to a dish cooked in a blend of aromatic spices. Although originally from the Indian Subcontinent, Curries are culturally significant throughout Asia, Africa & the Caribbean.
To prepare a simple curry sauce:
Sauté chopped onions on medium heat until softened.
Add curry powder and chopped tomato, if desired; cook until soft.
Add liquid or combination of liquids, (coconut milk, stock, yogurt, tea infusions or water) and simmer to reduce. Pour over your preferred protein and/or veggies in a casserole dish.
Cover and place in a 375° oven until cooked, usually around 45 minutes.
Lovely striped Kraft gift box contains four unique curry spices (Bo Kaap, La Kama, Madras, Vadouvan) in our standard jars. Gift is complete with a tailored message (above) and tied with a Local Spicery bow.