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Tips For Using Spice Rubs

Using dry spice rubs is a great way to infuse your grilled meats with tasty and exciting flavors.  MySpicer.com offers an extensive selection of dry spice rubs that are blended to perfection! They will enhance the flavor of your meat, chicken or fish without being overbearing. Here is some advice on how to get the […]

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fenugreek

Fenugreek as a Medicinal Spice

Fenugreek is one of the world’s oldest medicinal herbs.  In fact, there is some evidence of fenugreek seeds being used as far back as 4000 BC. The Egyptians, Greeks and Romans all used Fenugreek for various purposes. Fenugreek is both a spice and an herb. The dried leaves (herb) and the seeds (spice) are both […]

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basil

Basil – King of Herbs

Basil definitely ranks up there as one of my favorite herbs.  I love the sweet, fragrant aroma this herb adds to my meals. I use it all the time in my tomato sauces, pizza sauces and pestos. I also love sprinkling it over my salads and tomato appetizers.  My family just loves eating my famous […]

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Taco Seasoning Taste Test

Everyone in my family loves tacos.  It’s a weekly meal in our household.   With our busy work, school and kids activity schedules taco dinner is a great meal to have on those hectic evenings.  They are quick and easy to make and always delicious.  Even my picky eater son likes tacos. This week I decided […]

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Difference Between Herbs & Spices

What is the difference between herbs and spices? The words herbs and spices tend to be used interchangeably when describing dried plants that are used to flavor and enhance food.  However, there are some subtle differences between the two. The main difference between herbs and spices is where they come from on the plant.  Herbs […]

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fresh spices are better

8 Reasons Why Spices, Herbs, Seasonings and Ingredients from MySpicer.com are Better

Spices are the best and most healthy way to add flavor and great taste to your food.  Instead of using artificial sweeteners and flavorings people are finding more and more that herbs and spices are all natural, delicious and offer so many great health benefits.  Fresh spices are better. Compared to the days of seasoning […]

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How To Store Spices

It is always helpful to have a wide variety of herbs and spices in your kitchen.  The right spice can make a huge difference in the flavor of your dishes.  Any budget-minded household also recognizes that having a large assortment of herbs and spices can get expensive, so it is important to store your spices […]

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Cayenne Pepper

Cayenne pepper is derived from various types of pungent red peppers from the Capsicum frutescens family. Cayenne pepper is indigenous to India and now also grows in the United States, Mexico and East Africa. Cayenne pepper is an ingredient in Worcestershire sauce and is used in Indian, Italian, Mexican and Cajun French dishes to add […]

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