These are the seasonings and other ingredients you will always find in my kitchen or herb garden. Click to read more about each ingredient.

Spice Forms Pairings
Allspice (Pimento) Ground

Whole Berries

Leaves

Sticks & Wood

Liqueur (dram)

Root Vegetables

Meat, Fish and Poultry

Winter Squash and Pumpkin

Fruits

Chocolate (cacao)

Coconut

Chilli Peppers

Sweet Potatoes (Yams)

Aniseed Whole Seeds

Seed Powder

 
Annatto (Achiote) Whole Seeds

Oil Infusions

 
Arrowroot Fresh Tubers

Powder

 
Basil Leaves  
Bay Bay Laurel Leaves

West Indian Bay Leaves

Sweet Wood

 
Big Leaf Thyme (Cuban Oregano)  Fresh cuttings  
Cardamom Black or Green Pods  
Cinnamon Powder

Sticks

Leaves

 
Clove Flower Buds  
Coriander (Cilantro) Leaves (Cilantro)

Whole Seed

Ground Seed

 
Cuban Oregano (Big Leaf Thyme) Fresh cuttings  
Culantro (Spirit Weed) Fresh cuttings  
Cumin Whole Seeds

Ground seeds

 
Curry Powder

Paste

 
Fennel Bulb with fronds

Whole seeds

Ground seeds

 
Garlic Bulb

Granulated cloves

Powder

 
Ginger Fresh Root

Powder

Candied Root pieces

Crystals

 
Kaffir Lime Leaves Fresh Leaves

Dried Leaves

 
Mint Leaves  
Mustard Seeds

Powder

Prepared Condiment (paste)

 
Nutmeg Whole Nut

Outer shell casing (mace)

Ground Nut

 
Onion Fresh bulb or bunch (scallion)

Powder

Flakes

 
Oregano Leaves  
Paprika Ground

Smoked Ground

 
Parsley Leaves  
Pepper Paprika

Chilli Powder

Pepper Flakes

 
Peppercorn Ground

Whole

 
Pimento(Allspice) Ground

Whole Berries

Leaves

Sticks & Wood

Liqueur (dram)

 
Rosemary Leaves  
Saffron Threads (whole stigmas)  
Salt Block

Flakes (kosher salt)

Ground (fine or coarse)

 
Scotch Bonnet Pepper Whole fresh fruit

Prepared sauces

Ground, dried fruit

 
Sea Salt Block

Flakes

Ground (fine or coarse)

 
Spirit Weed (Culantro) Fresh cuttings  
Star Anise Whole Pod  
Sugar Cane Vinegar Liquid  
Tarragon Fresh Leaves

Dried Leaves

 
Thyme Fresh Leaves

Dried Leaves

 
Turmeric Fresh Roots

Powder