Make your own homemade seasoning and spice mixes, as well as rubs for barbecued meats and curry powder so aromatic it'll knock the socks off anything in a jar!
A truly delicious seasoning mix that you rub into your favourite meat before cooking. Use on ribs, chicken or even steak, then barbecue for best results. You can find chipotle chillies online or in speciality shops.
Use this special lamb spice rub for lamb dishes for a little extra kick and flavour for the meat. This rub should be adequate for about 2kg of meat.
An aromatic and authentic Jamaican curry powder without chilli, which should be added separately to any dish. For authentic Jamaican flavour, Scotch Bonnet chillies are typically added to most spicy recipes. You can also use ground versions of any of the spices here, but for better flavour start with whole.
This is a spicy, warm and fragrant seasoning mix. It's quick and easy to make and tastes fantastic. The beauty of making your own seasoning mix is that you can control what goes into it, including salt. This Cajun spice is a lot less salty than the store-bought variety. Use this mix in anything that calls for Cajun seasoning, such as fajitas or chilli con carne.
This blend is great for seasoning rice, meats, soups and stews, or anything that benefits from a spicy Creole flavour. It would also make a great gift when placed in a decorative jar with a good recipe attached.