I Love Spices

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    Medicine To Flavor

    I am a very avid believer in home medicine. It is one of the many things I am studying in my now over abundance of spare time. I knew alot from my "mexican mom" and survival training, but there is a world of alchemy in which I had no idea about. Growing my own spices and herbs...
    CAnnesdad CAnnesdad
    41-45, M
    Dec 14, 2012

    Spice Addict Here!

    I started very slowly when I was a teenager. First it was baking spices, then "regular cooking spices, then I started the dreaded Dean and Deluca march, then onto my favorite,favorite Asian spices= many from many different countries.I have now circled the globe in terms of spices...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jan 18, 2011

    Oh Where Would I Be Without My Spices,,

    Spices add the color to my food. i have them separated into sweet, savory and a few that's in the middle-lets not forget the herbs too.Always keep in the dark as glass jars allow the light to leach out flavor.Where possible grind your own-I use a coffee mill for this. Do in small...
    FOODYGUY FOODYGUY
    41-45, M
    Jan 9, 2012

    Spices

    I love spices.  I often use: Garlic powder, rosemary, paprika & parsley.
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    Oct 6, 2010

    And I'm Planning On Growing Some At Home...

    Ah! Who can be immune to the glorious redolence of freshly ground Asian spices! Spices have been used since time immemorial to add zest to our food and also as digestive aids. In the hands of a knowledgeable person, they make excellent medicines for almost every known ailment...
    cameronr cameronr
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Oct 6, 2011

    They Make Food Taste So Good

    With out spices. Food would be very bland. I love that I can cook with all kinds of spices. So that what ever that I make can taste so good. I just don't like it when they over power the food. That is something that I have always hated. That is the only problem with my grandpa's...
    ac1986 ac1986
    26-30, F
    1 Response Aug 31, 2011

    I Want To Learn To Cook With Spices - Where Do I Start!

    I don't know alot about spices, but I know they can really add greatness to a dish.  I want to learn how to cook with them and know what I'm doing!  Can anyone start me in the right direction?
    whoami0729 whoami0729
    41-45, F
    1 Response Oct 17, 2011

    More More Spicy

    I love spices, varies, without it  - all food on taste will seems like not finished, and not such tasty as it may be. 
    Bekther Bekther
    22-25, M
    Nov 12, 2010

    I Loves Spices

    i love spices and love food with flavour,any bland taste makes me throw up.I am from a nation where there are countless spices where each food prepared has atleast 3 spices and so  i am in love with  it.But indian spices are not the only one i like.ONce for our anniversary our...
    neetztk neetztk
    26-30, F
    Apr 20, 2011

    I Collect Them

    I have uncut asafoetida and saffron from India, all sorts of pepper, wasabi, nigella seeds, amchoor, dried pomegranate, several kinds of oriental/north African mixes and some mixes my relatives and friends brought me from all over the world. Sometimes I don't even know what's in...
    fabulous73 fabulous73
    26-30, F
    Aug 20, 2013

    Spices!!!

    Spices are so wonderful! I love spicy food. Whatever your favorite spices are,they have a way of making your foods taste delectable. Food without spices and herbs would be poor taste food!!!
    natdj88 natdj88
    22-25, F
    Aug 30, 2010
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