Spice Essentials for Middle Eastern Cuisine

Thanks to Yotam Ottolenghi and his creative, tasty and easy to prepare recipes in his latest book SIMPLE, cooks are appreciating Middle Eastern Cuisine more than ever.

And it is the spices that make these recipes so tantalising.

Ottolenghi’s Spice pantry essentials are:

Naturally these are all available at Herbie’s Spices, just click on each spice name above for more information about each of these special ingredients.

A spice blend such as Rose Harissa is so versatile, you can use it to flavour a dish as simple as this:

Rose Harissa Mackerel Recipe