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Kitchen Hack: Spice It Up

I have noticed a lot of spice blends in grocery stores lately.  I always tell my students to read the ingredients on spice mix labels and then make them at home; you can adjust the mix to your liking and get more for your money.  I fell in love with fresh ground spice when an Italian barista cracked fresh cardamom over a freshly brewed coffee for me in Torino.  Here is a little tip to add a little twist to your spice cabinet:

Hack #18: Spice It Up

Get creative. Fill your pepper grinder with other spices like cloves or unusual ingredients such as cookie pieces or broken pretzels. You can use these ingredients as well as many others to decorate a cup of coffee, season popcorn or add an interesting twist to a main dish.

Happy Grinding!

All kinds of things can be ground up for a interesting addition to a dish

All kinds of things can be ground up for an interesting addition to a dish

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