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Cali-Mex blend

Cali-Mex blend

Price: $8.00 USD
Weight:35g / 1.25 oz
Packaging:metal tin
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An everyday spice blend typical of Southern California-style Mexican food. It’s perfect for carne asada, tacos and burritos and anything grilled. Particularly nice with beef, poultry, or beans, Cali-Mex provides that difficult to capture border town feeling. The first blend developed by Steve, our Californian in residence, it invokes the homey, So-Cal comfort food of a neighbourhood taco shop.

This blend features an old Spanish-inspired herb blend and a unique mix of chilies that add heat and smokiness without too much sweetness. Avocado leaves replace bay leaves for a broad, aromatic base that’s a California essential. Cali-Mex contains onion and garlic powder, so there’s no need to use a wet marinade before you grill.

Ingredients: Thyme, oregano, cumin, coriander, onion, garlic, chilies, avocado leaves

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