The Spice Rack
It's all about the spices
At The Spice Rack we love spices!! We source our spices from all over the world to bring you the freshest and largest variety available. We hand blend spices in small batches to create some of the best spice mixes around. All our spices are organic, fair trade and fresh. We carry a large variety of loose-leaf teas, olive oils and local jams. We love supporting and working with local farmers and vendors to bring you organic and unique products from all over. We are happy to work with you to custom blend spices to suit your tastes.
* In the Middle Ages, pepper was so valuable that it was used as currency.
*The Egyptians were the first cultivate and use spices on a large scale.
*Saffron is considered the world's most expensive spice.
*Cilantro and Coriander leaves are the same thing.
*The 3 most popular spices in the world are pepper, cumin, and mustard.
*Salt is one of the most important seasoning ingredients.
*Most spices don't go bad but will lose flavor after a year or so.
*The United States is the biggest consumer of black pepper.
*Coriander is one of the oldest herbs still widely used today.
*Spices contribute flavor to food without adding calories, fat, sugar, or salt.