The Kitchen Quad is a great spice collection and comes in a set of 4 spices: Hot Smoked Paprika (Pimentón), Nora Chiles, Piquant Rice Blend, and Mediterranean Grill Blend. Versatile in their uses, the Kitchen Quad can be used for all types of cooking: grilling, stews, rubs, flavored oil or vinegar, vegetables, etc. A great addition to your spice cabinet and a thoughtful food gift for any occasion.
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----n2 Hot Smoked Paprika / Pimentón (Origin: Spain)
Everyday cooking: You can basically use this anywhere such as in crockpot stews, legumes (i.e. lentils, garbanzos, beans etc), tomato based pastas, all proteins and even as a BBQ rub. There are so many uses for this particular pimentón, or paprika, including but not limited to slow roasted chicken to soups to potato dishes to flavored spice butter, grilled shrimp, hummus, and the list goes on...Ingredients: paprika.
---- n3 Nora Chiles (Origin: Spain)
Everyday cooking: Add to your favorite marinade or BBQ rub for grilling. This spice is a fantastic option when making tacos, crab cakes, ceviche, and smoky mashed potatoes. Adds great flavor to soups and stews. An interesting and fun use of the Nora Chiles is making flavored vinegar and infused oil. These can be used for dressings, sauces, and marinades. Quick tip: Sprinkle on tacos, pizza or your favorite food before eating. Ingredients: crushed nora chiles.
----n4 Piquant Rice Blend
Everyday cooking: This blend also works well to season many soups and sauces. Can be added to a pasta sauce for vibrant flavor with the following pasta suggestions: penne, rotini, etc (a robust pasta you would normally add meat to). Top with parmigiano reggiano for a final touch. Quick tip: To make some very tasty Spanish rice, you would use 1-1.5 tbs of our Spanish rice blend and 2 tsp of tomato sauce/paste per one cup of rice or rub into a chicken breast before grilling. Ingredients: onion, bell pepper, chiles, celery, garlic, carrots, salt and other spices.
----n5 Mediterranean Grill Blend
Everyday cooking: Your go to grilling spice: steaks, chicken, lamb, burgers, etc. Dishes such as slow roasted chicken and almond crusted fish are just a few of the dishes that our Mediterranean Grill Blend adds a ton of flavor to. Quick tip: Add to potatoes and legumes before going into the oven or sprinkle on steak before grilling. Ingredients: garlic, onion, chile peppers (not hot), salt, lemon peel, mustard seed and other spices.
Order will contain four (2) oz food grade tins / Measures 2 inches wide by 1.5 inches tall