Root Spices Has Fresh Spices For You
If you cook you know how much fresh spices are important to your tastes. Root Spices sends you spices that you grind up or cook whole with, so you know they can’t get any fresher than your own kitchen. Root Spices‘ mission is simple – they work each and every day to bring the finest spices to your kitchen. Sourced from responsible farms and sent to you in responsible packaging, their goal is to bring back heirloom traditions that bring spices back to their roots.
At Roots Spices, they consider our society as a collection of communities with their own customs and conventions. They think that each culture has valuable information, and that this knowledge should be cross pollinated within our communities rather than being isolated and confined to respective communities. As we all can relate to these communities have often remain isolated and have often been served by Asian stores, Indian stores, Chinatown, International food aisle and so on. In light of this, what better way to start this journey than food and the world of spices. They see spices as an important and integral part of any kitchen, no matter the variety that you choose to fill your cabinet or spice rack with. With a mindset that embraces all natural spices and products, sustainable packaging, and social responsibility, Roots Spices is proud to continue its hard work each and every day to make the world that we know and love a better place through delicious, flavorful, and aromatic spices, ghee, and tea.
Single Origin 2021 harvest cloves come from our partner farm in Kerala over the western ghats, where Ramesh grows this heirloom variety on his small farm. Cloves are flower buds that are picked from the trees before they bloom and are dried in the sun. The clove variety grown by Ramesh is potent with a strong intensity and a rich aftertaste of black pepper and ginger. Brought to you in a brass container, Roots Cloves will bring a powerful blend of sweet and astringent/sharp flavor to your sweet and savory dishes.
Single Origin 2021 harvest Nutmeg is handpicked, and sun dried in our partner farm in Kerala where Panyeeram family takes pride in their heirloom Nutmeg variety on their family farm. Their Nutmeg has rich floral notes, with a sweet aftertaste. This nutmeg can be freshly grated over some nice “Spinach Riccota Cheese Pie” or over curries and desserts.
Single Origin 2021 harvest black pepper is one of the most flavorful and fragrant black pepper they have selected from blind tasting more than 20 different varieties of black pepper produced across India. They zeroed on this black pepper coming from their partner farm, where the owner, Ms. Gonsalves grows the vines on the western ghats in Kerala. The vine ripened black pepper has notes of cocoa, a floral finish with peppery aftertaste that brings flavor to dishes from around the world. Roots Black Pepper goes very well with every cuisine, from Italian Pasta ‘Cacio e Pepe’ to one pot meal ‘Biryani’ or simply a nice ‘Baked Salmon’.
Their fresh harvest 2021 Single Origin ‘cassia’ cinnamon comes from their partner farm of Mr. Swamy on the western ghats of India in the state of Kerala. Their cinnamon has sweet tasting notes and has a subtle nutty aftertaste of honey. This cinnamon can be used in making delicious braised beef and can make equally toothsome pies and cakes, to the warm ‘Mulled Wine’ for a cold winter night. Cinnamon also goes well in making a simple concoction with Saffron and can be had after dinner time to keep oneself warm and free from common cold.
2021 Single Origin Indian Bay Leaves come from the laurel trees grown in the partner farm of Mrs. Patel. The vibrant green leaves are hand-picked and naturally dehydrated under the sun, during which the bitter taste of the fresh leaves subsides, and a sweet cinnamon flavor prevails. Roots Indian bay leaves can be used for marinating meats, for making curries and even in infusing spirits.
At Roots Spices, they’re firm believers that only the very best spices can make amazing food.
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