Basic Mexican Spice Mix
Recipe type: Spices
Cuisine: Mexican
There hundreds of combinations of spices which embody the tastes and flavors of Mexican cuisine. This recipe is a good starting point, and can be used to flavour all meats, soups and stews. The quantities requirec qill be in each respective recipe.
  • 1 Tbs Cumin seeds
  • 1 Tbs Coriander seeds
  • 1 Tbs Parika
  • 1 Tbs Dried oregano
  • ½ Tsp Chilli powder
  • ½ Tsp Garlic powder
  1. Dry fry the cumin and coriander seeds over medium heat until fragrant
  2. Cool the seeds and mill them to powder
  3. Add the rest of the ingredients and mix well to combine
  4. The spice mix will last indefinitely if sealed in an air-tight container
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