Highly fragrant and floral, with a strong peppery spine.
Discover the refinement of classic Syrian cuisine. This blend, also known as Baharat, recalls the city from which most of the great Middle Eastern chefs hail. Aleppo has long benefitted from its central placement on spice trading routes. With a depth of spice knowledge and culinary refinement unattainable elsewhere, it is one of the great food cities.
This blend is inspired by our many visits to Aleppo’s great spice markets and many meals we enjoyed with our Syrian spice suppliers. It gives an authentic Middle Eastern flavor to your meat and poultry dishes. Baharat is also commonly used as a marinade for meat or as a finishing spice. Aleppo Seven Spice is a perfect blend for rice pilafs and rice stuffing for vine leaves.
Ingredients: allspice, black pepper, nutmeg, cardamom, cinnamon, ginger, galanga.
Syrian cuisine is considered by many to be one of the most scrumptious of the Middle East, and the city of Aleppo is undoubtedly one of its most reputable representatives. Aleppo’s enviable location along the spice route ensured that it always enjoyed a brisk commerce because of the abundance of exotic products – such as spices. Since time immemorial, its chefs have been recognized for the refinement of their cuisine.