The Protein Trio features three of our best selling spices: Far East Spain Blend, Hot Smoked Spanish Paprika (Pimentón), and Nora Chilies (from Spain). We call this our "Protein Trio" since you can use all three (as grilling spices) on all proteins such as beef, lamb, chicken, pork, and fish. Of course, they also pair well with so many non-meat dishes, stews, rice, veggies, etc. Our collection is a great addition to any kitchen. Our spices do not contain msg, additives or colorants and are non gmo.
Recipe tips included. Gift wrapped & ready!
----n1 Far East Spain Blend / Pinchito
Everyday cooking: Also great for soups and vegetables when you want to try something different but similar to many Moroccan dishes. Season rice or grains or make a yogurt dip for veggies. See tips below. *This tin marinades about 4 lbs of meat. Quick tips: -Mix with olive oil to make a paste and rub onto protein of choice (i.e.chicken, pork, beef,lamb). -If you prefer to use as a marinade for a few hours the ratio is as follows (1 pound of meat / 1 tbsp Far East Spain blend / 1 tbsp red wine vinegar / 1 tbsp olive oil / optional 1 tsp lemon juice). Then grill for amazing taste! Ingredients: turmeric, saffron powder, ground chiles (not hot), and other spices.
----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 Chilies / Chiles Nora (Origin: Spain)
Everyday cooking: Add to your favorite marinade or BBQ rub for grilling. This spice is a fantastic option when making 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. Ingredients: crushed nora chilies.
*Order will contain three (2) oz food grade tins / Measures 2 inches wide by 1.5 inches tall / Product weight may vary