Summer, the season of barbecues and outdoor cookouts, is around the corner.
We picked 10 of our favorite gourmet spices and seasonings that will help you turn your dishes into extraordinary culinary creations that everyone will love.
1. Weaver Gourmet Basil Leaves
Basil has been a staple at Mediterranean cuisine for centuries, and has found its well-deserved place in American dishes, as well. Extremely versatile ingredient, basil is best known as a natural partner to garlic and tomatoes, and also pairs fabulously with chicken, fish, soups, salads, and grilled vegetables.
Our high quality basil leaves have been carefully harvested at their freshest and dried to preserve their sweet anise flavor. The delicate, sweet flavor of basil is guaranteed to be among your most cherished herbs.
2. Weaver Gourmet Red Bell Pepper
This gourmet pantry staple will surely become your go-to ingredient for many of your cooking adventures. Using only the highest quality red bell peppers, we have dehydrated them and preserved them to last for years to come.
Weaver Gourmet Red Bell Pepper is a healthy addition to many foods such as sauces, soups, and dips, and will add a bright splash of color and a welcome summer-fresh flavor all year round.
3. Weaver Gourmet Sesame Seed
Sesame seed was typically used in baking, and also in a myriad of savory dishes in many oriental and Middle Eastern cuisines. However, this nutty, delicately and deliciously flavored seed has seen many more uses in the last decade, such as in salads, energy bars, stir fries, and more.
Our gourmet sesame seeds are of the highest quality and freshness, and offer numerous health benefits making them a wonderful seasoning choice.
4. Weaver Gourmet Cajun Spice Blend
This gourmet Cajun spice blend will work its flavor-packed magic on anything from chicken and beef to pasta and French fries.
Give your kitchen a taste of the bayou with our gourmet peppery, spicy blend that makes use of the big flavors of garlic, onion, paprika and three different peppers to bring the heat and the robustness of Cajun country.
5. Weaver Gourmet Cayenne Pepper
Known for its fiery hot qualities and deep red color, freshly ground cayenne pepper is a perfect way to dial up the heat on any dish.
Known for its ability to aid digestion, boost metabolism, and provide detox support, among many others, our freshness guaranteed and extremely affordable cayenne pepper is bound to become a crucial part of experimenting in all of your foods – even chocolate desserts.
Our gourmet cayenne can also be used to boost the flavor of any low-fat or low-salt entrée to help you kick up the tastiness of a healthy diet.
6. Weaver Gourmet Ginger
Ginger has been used worldwide for countless culinary as well as health applications, such as to treat nausea, indigestion, muscle soreness, etc. Weaver Gourmet Ground Ginger offers a warm, spicy bite, is a little bit sweet, and is not as strongly flavored as fresh ginger.
Whether you’re using our gourmet ginger for a soothing herbal tea, a spicy stir-fry, or a tantalizing gingerbread cookie, our freshly ground ginger root has all of the warming, earthy qualities that has made it such a highly prized ingredient for savory, sweet, and medicinal purposes.
7. Weaver Gourmet Turmeric
Turmeric will generously add a bright splash of golden yellow and a subtle warm, earthy flavor to your food; and, recent findings of its health-promoting and disease-fighting qualities has opened many more doors to turmeric as an ingredient that belongs in far more applications than to color mustard.
A staple in Asian and Indian dishes, turmeric has long been used to flavor Indian spice blends and curries. Our high quality turmeric is also delicious in scrambled eggs, rice, soups or roasted vegetables.
8. Weaver Gourmet Herbs of Provence
A shake of our fresh herbal blend of Herbs de Provence will bring the aromas of southern France and a whiff of the French countryside to your kitchen. Your food will thrive with this healthy, fresh blend, which goes well on so many foods, and is especially delicious on roasted chicken and pork, eggs, potatoes, and roasted vegetables.
Our version of this classic blend includes rosemary, basil, thyme, marjoram, savory and lavender.
9. Weaver Gourmet Rosemary
Our premium quality rosemary will give a fresh and savory flavor to all that it touches. The unique peppery, warm aroma of rosemary will find a nonpareil place in your culinary repertoire.
Unlike many herbs, rosemary will also keep its flavor and aroma while cooking for long periods of time, and has quite a few health benefits, such as improves memory and reduces inflammation. Our gourmet whole rosemary leaves are the perfect accompaniment for lamb, pork, potatoes, tomatoes, eggs, and fish, and will compliment soup and marinades perfectly.
10. Weaver Gourmet Barbeque Seasoning
For a truly amazing backyard barbecue experience, try this game changer, our carefully crafted gourmet seasoning that includes all of the succulent, bold flavors that people love so much in the grill.
This seasoning’s perfect flavor combination, consisting of tomato, black pepper, onion, paprika, molasses and smoke flavor,is not great just for steak, use it for ribs, pulled pork, chicken, and even vegetables.
These are just some of our favorite gourmet spices and seasonings that you can simply sprinkle in your dish or rub onto your main grilling ingredients for unforgettable, delicious flavors.
Get your spices, steak rubs for grilling, condiments for cooking and baking, and more at Weaver Nut Snacks and Sweets now and have everything ready for fun and memorable summer events!
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