Kate's Cuisine

Oct 06 2017

Archive for the 'Spices' Category

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Spice Mix for Roasted Potato Wedges

Roasted Wedges Spice Mix

I think roasted potato wedges were one of the dishes I first started cooking. It’s a good one to start with, because they are so incredibly easy. But can you believe that I used to just toss them with salt and pepper?! I mean, how boring is that? These days I like to mix it up […]

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Taco Seasoning

Taco Seasoning

So I promised you several posts this week on homemade spice blends, and today’s is all about taco seasoning. I used to buy those little packs you can get at the grocery store and that are filled with all the spices you need; and there is not so much as a stir required. But there […]

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Emeril’s Essence


This week I’m going to have a few different spice blends for you, as the pictures are starting to collect on my phone and not only are they taking up storage, but I want you to have them! And there’s no better way to start it off than with Emeril’s Essence. Emeril’s Essence is so […]

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Chinese Five Spice Powder

Chinese Five Spice

Chinese five spice is a spice blend created in China that tries to encapsulate the five tastes: spicy, sweet, sour, bitter, and salty. This blend is then used for a number of different dishes including stews, fish, chicken, and pork. Households in China typically make their own blends, making each one distinct and making each dish unique to that […]

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How to Make Your Own Garlic Powder

Garlic Powder

The other day I wanted to try a new chicken wing recipe my mother had sent me. Reading through it while checking all my cupboards to make sure I had all the ingredients, I was disheartened by the fact that I had no garlic powder, an important ingredient I needed for the rub they’d soak up […]

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Montreal Steak Spice (Wet Marinade and Dry Rub)

Dry Steak Spice

Montreal steak spice is one of our favourite things to smear or shake onto any steak before it goes onto the grill. But it is super expensive! If you love it as much as we do, save your money and – just like anything else – start making it at home. You can opt for the […]

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