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New Products Jan 15

Gorgeous new products for 2015

We’ve been busy at Spice HQ & have some gorgeous new treats in store to kickstart your year! This first wave is mostly focused on the pure ingredients with store-cupboard essentials like Lime Leaves & Rose Petals for Thai or Middle Eastern cuisine, along with a couple of more regular items like Celery Seeds, Ground Cardamon, Mace & […]

Magic Vegan Fajitas

Magic Vegan Fajitas!

We’re always trying to show how versatile our rubs are and that they’re not just for BBQ or meats, so we were excited to be featured in TheVeganKind box with our Magic Vegan Fajitas! As you may know, Magic BBQ Dust is a fave of ours and this recipe is a lovely way to incorporate it into a totally […]

Berbere spice pairing with IPA

Pairing spice with beer: Berbere spice

GUEST POST from Simon Wright: Pairing Spice with beer! Pairing spice with beer for our Berbere spice is the fourth in a series of guest posts by Simon Wright, manager of a wine shop in Cambridge who we met at a food festival. He wanted to come up with pairings for our spice to give people a better understanding of how […]

Pairing Wine with Steak rub

Pairing spice with wine: Steak rub

GUEST POST from Simon Wright: Pairing Spice with wine! This is the third in a series of guest posts by Simon Wright, manager of a wine shop in Cambridge who we met at a food festival. He wanted to come up with pairings for our spice to give people a better understanding of how different spices work well with wines […]

Jamaican Jerk Wine Pairing

Pairing spice with wine: Jamaican Jerk

GUEST POST from Simon Wright: Pairing Spice with wine! This is the second in a series of guest posts by Simon Wright, manager of a wine shop in Cambridge who we met at a food festival. He wanted to come up with pairings for our spice to give people a better understanding of how different spices work well with […]

MagicDust

Magic Tomato Sauce!

Magic BBQ Dust is one of our favourite seasonings and, here at Spice HQ, one of the things we most look forward to growing each year is our tomatoes. So, we thought we’d combine two of our most favourite things to create our Magic Tomato Sauce and show you how easy it is to get massive flavour […]

Spicy Beans with Attitude

Spicy Beans with attitude!

Baked beans are a staple in many British households but sometimes I want more zing and these Spicy Beans with attitude certainly deliver! This is a fantastically simple recipe and great for either ladling on a slice of toasted sourdough or as an interesting side to a BBQ. Try these with our Street Chicken and some spicy wedges for […]

Nectar Small Business Awards 2014

Nectar Small Business Awards 2014

Best Home Grown Business of 2014 We are delighted to be a shortlisted as ‘Best Home Grown Business 2014‘ in the Nectar Small Business Awards 2014. This is the second national award nomination in as many weeks and helps to raise our profile significantly across the country. It’s also great to be nominated as a business rather […]

Walnut Basil Pesto 2

Walnut Basil Pesto

Pesto is one of the most versatile things you can have on hand and can make so many different meals & our Walnut Basil Pesto is a super easy way to get massive flavour for very little effort. The classic way to eat it is tossed with hot pasta but it’s delicious spread over some fish before […]

Great British Food Awards 2014

Great British Food Awards 2014

Great British Food Farm Produce Awards 2014 We were delighted to be a runner-up in the Great British Food Awards 2014 with our Rosemary & Garlic Oil in the category of ‘Best Oil‘. Whilst it’s great to be recognised at a country or regional level, it’s even better to be chosen at a national level. Although we […]