Ingredient: garlic powder

Thai Spice Blend

I developed this Thai Spice Blend because we love to grill ribs and chicken wings and we like to vary the flavors. Thai is one of my favorite cuisines where it balances hot, sweet, tangy and salty flavors so well. This isn’t a curry spice, but a tasty change...

Vegan Sausages

This sausage is a great way to add some spice to your menu. You can use these in soups, you can grill them, or just lightly brown them in skillet and serve with some beans and rice. See below to make a Chorizo flavored sausage. As always, make these...

Mexican Seitan

My Mexican Seitan is very versitile. It keeps well in the fridge for a week or you can freeze it in portions to use whenever you need a protein for a recipe. It’s also extremely easy to make, and even easier if you have an Instant Pot or other...

Blackened Spice Blend

This is one of those Spice Mixes that you can use for almost anything. It’s a quick marinade if you make a paste with some olive oil, or just sprinkle it on any protein or vegetable before grilling to ramp it up to another level. You can adjust the...

Vindaloo Curry Powder

The native Indians have been using Vindaloo Curry Powder to flavor their dishes, and it also acts as somewhat of a preservative for their meats due to their hot climate.  The name, Vindaloo came about from Portuguese settlers adapting their favorite dish, Adobo, while they had possession of India....

Homemade Falafel With Two Sauces

Traditional falafel is made from ground chickpeas or fava beans with lots of herbs and spices. The greener the color, the more tasty they are. I haven’t included a Tahini Sauce, which is usually served with Falafel because I’m not a fan. I haven’t been able to come up...

Advieh (Persian Spice Mix)

This spice mix is delicious, it’s fragrant and can be used to simply season meat before grilling, or add it to rice dishes. The rose petals can be hard to find, but I have the place. Click here to get some today! There are many variations made specifically for...

Fusion Pho Meatball Soup

This is your basic meatball and noodle recipe, well Asian anyway. It’s got all the flavors including the Asian trinity, ginger, garlic and scallion. Of course, you can add anything you would like to make it more nutritious, such as bok choy, spinach, celery, broccoli, mushrooms, peas or pea...

Korean Spice Blend

This spice rub has become one of our favorites in my family. It’s awesome sprinkled generously on ribs and chicken wings before grilling. Because it has brown sugar in it, it makes a great dry rub for meats. Our favorites are chicken wings and baby back ribs! Recently, I...