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5 Best Substitutes For Amchur Powder

Amchur powder is a spice made from green mangoes that have been dried and ground. It is bursting with tart and sour taste which makes it popular...

Berbere Substitutes – The 6 Best Options

Berbere is a spice blend that is an essential part of Ethiopian cuisine. It is an eclectic medley of spices that vary depending on who’s doing the...

Turmeric Vs Cumin – What Is The Difference?

Turmeric and cumin are two spices commonly used in Indian cooking, adding vibrancy to curries, stews, and soups. Although people sometimes get them mixed up, they are...

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What Is A Spice? A Beginners Guide.

Spices are useful for adding flavor, aroma, and color to food. Although we could probably all name a few spices off the top of our head, few of us could define what a spice actually is. We also tend to confuse many herbs with spices, so today we’re going to answer the question: what...

What Is A Substitute For Panch Phoron?

If you enjoy cooking Indian or Bangladeshi cuisine then you may be familiar with Panch Phoron. It is a classic mix of fenugreek, nigella, fennel, cumin, and black mustard seeds; when combined you get a seasoning that is a punchy combination of bitter, earthy, nutty flavor. If you don’t have a specialist spice store...

Galangal Vs. Ginger – How Do They Compare?

On occasion, mother nature enjoys playing pranks on us humans by creating two ingredients that look very similar, but have very different flavors. Plantains and bananas: easily confused but we pity the fool that munches into a raw plantain! Galangal and ginger are equally as confusing, and you don’t want to mix these up...

Berbere Substitutes – The 6 Best Options

Berbere is a spice blend that is an essential part of Ethiopian cuisine. It is an eclectic medley of spices that vary depending on who’s doing the cooking and what’s being cooked. Although the ingredients tend to vary, they always come together to create a fiery red, vibrant spice mix that brings dishes to...

Turmeric Vs Cumin – What Is The Difference?

Turmeric and cumin are two spices commonly used in Indian cooking, adding vibrancy to curries, stews, and soups. Although people sometimes get them mixed up, they are unique ingredients with different characteristics. In this article, we’ll compare them, looking at their flavor, appearance, uses, benefits, and more. Let’s dive in. What is the difference between...

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