Difference Between Cumin and Coriander

2020-10-28T12:48:26-06:00October 28th, 2020|Education, Spicer Blog (All Posts)|

Coriander and Cumin are both essential ingredients in Indian food. This past week I made a delicious chickpea and potato curry and the recipe of course included both of these spices. These spices are almost always paired together in Indian [...]

What is the difference between ground and rubbed sage?

2020-01-24T12:07:09-07:00January 24th, 2020|Education, Spicer Blog (All Posts)|

The difference between ground and rubbed sage Ground sage is an extremely fine powder. It is made by grinding the entire leaf to a very fine consistency. Ground sage has the same feel and granule size of any typical powdered [...]

The Difference Between Tellicherry Peppercorns and Black Peppercorns

2018-06-26T15:29:17-06:00June 26th, 2018|Education, Spicer Blog (All Posts)|

So what is the difference between Tellicherry peppercorns and black peppercorns? There is quite a lot of misinformation out there on the subject. The information below should help to answer some of your questions. Myth: Tellicherry peppercorns come from the [...]

Answers To Frequently Asked Questions About Ground Sassafras Powder

2018-01-24T16:35:49-07:00January 24th, 2018|Education, Spicer Blog (All Posts)|

One of the most interesting plants that exists today is the Sassafras tree. The Sassafras tree is more of a shrub than a tree and is well known for several curious and controversial uses.  Below are some facts and answers [...]

Are Anise and Star Anise The Same Thing?

2017-12-27T19:35:14-07:00December 27th, 2017|Education, Spicer Blog (All Posts)|

Anise and Star Anise: Despite the similar name, Anise is not related to Star Anise. They come from different plants.  Anise is a category term that loosely classifies this similar group of spices even though they do not share any other [...]

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