From storing and roasting spices to creating spice blends and buying in bulk, we've put together a comprehensive spice guide to get you started using and making the most of your favorite spices.
What You Should Know About Spices
These highly aromatic berries, barks, leaves, stems, buds, roots and seeds have long been prized. They have been used in rituals, customs, anointing royalty and mask the taste of spoiling food. Spices are still as valuable today, with only a small amount needed to heighten and enhance the taste of culinary creations.
All About Our Spices
You can trust Frontier products to be the freshest, purest and most sustainably produced. Simply put, quality affects taste and efficacy. We never produce or market products that make empty claims or contain questionable ingredients.
Tips for Using Spices
The cupboard is stocked and you're eager to spice up your meals, but where to begin? Here's a list of some tried and true matches. But don’t be limited by traditional uses — some of the most exquisite dishes come from unexpected seasonings.
How to Roast Spices
Roasting spices isn't hard, but doing it well requires involvement of your senses and some timing. It's a bit of an art, in fact — a fun and easily accessible culinary art.
Making Your Own Blends
Building spice blends is very easy to do. In fact, you don't even have to measure ingredients! Simply mix an array of spices and you're good to go. Here are some ideas and guidelines to help you get started.
Buying in Bulk
Buying from the bulk section lets you save money and help the environment. It's also a convenient way to shop — you can purchase the exact amount of spice you want, whether it's a pinch or a pound.