Watkins Herbs And Spices

Watkins goes many extra miles to find you the very best of the world's herb and spice crops, buying only the highest grade possible from every region, then carefully processing them to preserve the maximum amount of essential oils possible. Dried herbs and spices add flavor and variety to your meals without adding additional fat or calories and are easy and convenient to use. Try new and different combinations of herbs and spices to add ethnic flair from around the world to your menu, with out ever having to leave your own home. Not only do herbs and spices delight your taste buds, they may also carry health benefits as well. Watkins offers over 50 pure herbs, spices, seasoning blends for you to choose from. Watkins pure herbs and spices contain a higher amount of essential oils, the components that contribute to more flavor, aroma and health benefits - than others on the market.

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What Are Culinary Herbs And Spices?

Herbs are usually the green, leafy part of aromatic plants grown for culinary use. Spices are the seeds, berries, bark, root, or other parts of the plants. As a general rule when cooking the spices should be add early to the dish so the flavors will meld and blend into the dish and herbs should be added nearer the end of cooking process.

Health Benefits - Why You Should Cook With Herbs And Spices

Cooking with herbs and spices not only makes your food taste great, it can also help to reduce the presence of bacteria, slow the spoilage of leftovers and it's an easy way to get your daily does of antioxidants. You can learn which herbs and spices have antibacterial properties which may help to reduce the presence of bacteria such as E. coli.

antioxidant spices

Various herbs and spices contain many nutrients and phytochemicals which may carry health benefits. Research shows that small amounts of certain herbs and spices are potent and low cost defence against free radical damage. Here are some examples:

  • 1/2 teaspoon of oregano has as many antioxidants as 3 cups of spinach!
  • 1 teaspoon of curry powder has a many antioxidants as 1/2 cup of red grapes.
  • 1 teaspoon of cinnamon has as many antioxidants as 1 cup of pricey pomegranate juice!
Here a barbecue tip for you:
  • Season 1 pound of chicken, pork or beef with 2 teaspoons of Watkins garlic granules, then grill until juices run clear. Not only will your meat taste delicious, the garlic may help reduce the danger of E. coli by 90%! Learn more about the health benefits of garlic.
To learn more about the health benefits of herbs and spices visit our article section or check out the herb and spice list below.

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Watkins Pure Natural Herbs And Spices.

Besides our award winning cinnamon and black pepper we have your other favorite herbs and spices: Watkins herbs and seasoning blends

  • Allspice
  • Basil
  • Bay Leaves
  • Whole Black Peppercorns
  • Cajun Seasoning
  • Caraway Seed
  • Ground Cardamon
  • Cayenne Pepper - Cround Cayenne Red Pepper
  • Celery Salt
  • Celery Seed
  • Chili Powder
  • Chineses Five Spice Powder
  • Chopped Chives
  • Chipotle Chile Pepper
  • Cilantro
  • Saigon Cinnamon
  • Cinnamon Sticks
  • Ground Cloves
  • Cloves, whole
  • Watkins spices and seasoning blends
  • Ground Coriander Seed
  • Cream of Tartar
  • Cumin
  • Curry Powder
  • Dill
  • Fennel Seed
  • Garlic Granules
  • Ginger
  • Garam Masala
  • Herbs de Provence
  • Italian Seasoning
  • Lemon Peel
  • Marjoram
  • Mint Flakes
  • Mustard, dry
  • Nutmeg
  • Whole Nutmeg
  • Onion Granules
  • Orange Peel
  • Oregano
  • Paprika
  • Smoked Paprika
  • Parsley
  • Poppy Seed
  • Red Pepper Flakes
  • Rosemary
  • Sage
  • Sesame Seed
  • Rosemary
  • Ground Turmeric
  • Thyme
  • Vanilla Beans
  • Ground White Pepper

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