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What? Coriander is Cilantro? It’s Dhaniya if You’re Indian

Posted by on Mar 31, 2010 in Coriander/Dhaniya, Spices/Masala | 2 comments

It is hard enough to get the the Hindi name correct for spices, but I was surprised that I somehow failed to make the connection between...

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Turmeric, Coriander, Cumin, Oh My!

Posted by on Mar 17, 2010 in Musings, Spices/Masala | 6 comments

After I read about the horrible lead issue in Indian spices, I decided to take a little walk down to a local store that specializes in...

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The Threat of Lead in Spices? Say It Isn't So.

Posted by on Mar 15, 2010 in Musings, Spices/Masala | 7 comments

Over the weekend, I came in contact with a journalist, Susan James, from ABC who was doing a story about lead poisoning in children caused...

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Cayenne-Get Your Blood Flowing

Posted by on Mar 11, 2010 in Cayenne/Lal Mirch, Spices/Masala | 10 comments

Just when I thought turmeric was THE spice to bank on, I read that a fellow by the name of Dr. John Heneirman would put cayenne at the top...

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Turmeric-the Wonder Spice

Posted by on Mar 9, 2010 in Spices/Masala, Turmeric/Haldi | 5 comments

If you had to give up everything but one thing in this world, turmeric probably wouldn’t make your list. However, if you...

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