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Other uses for Spices

Other uses for Spices

There are many other uses for spices other than flavour! Along with their beautiful aroma and colour there are some medicinal benefits to them too! Mouthwash, toothpaste, potpourri, colourant, toothache and coughs! that is more than you would imagine your spice...

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Did you know? Curry on for Fun!

Did you know? Curry on for Fun!

Curry On for Fun! Fun facts about curry include: The word 'curry' is from the South-Asian word Kori, which is a sauce with cooked meat or fish. This could identify with the reason back in my hometown of Hartlepool it is pronounced as 'Kerry' Curry was served...

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Talking spice to make it nice

Talking spice to make it nice

Do you use spices often? You should! They should not be used for special occasions, class them as seasoning or flavour enhancers. Open your spice cupboard and start using them daily in food or drinks.  Spice Seasoning To most of us, seasoning means using salt and...

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Is the Chilli Chocolate Combination for you?

Is the Chilli Chocolate Combination for you?

Drink or Eat? Chilli Chocolate is not as controversial as it was some years ago, this fusion of flavours are a perfect match! Any Chilli Con Carne worth its name will have dark chocolate added, once you get the right combination there is no alternative! Two completely...

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Making Mother’s Day a spicy special for you both in 2021.

Making Mother’s Day a spicy special for you both in 2021.

Give your Mum the best Mother’s Day possible in 2021 (14th March! Put it in your diary 😊) How do you feel about cooking something amazing for your mum this Mother’s Day? We are all limited to the number of things we can do this year so whether we can see our Mums in...

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Frisky February!

Frisky February!

February for family! The main event for most couples will be February 14th Valentine’s Day! Even the younger ones celebrate this by making beautiful cards at school and nursery to give to Mum or Dad. Also in February, with our Valentines Day Celebration we can all...

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What’s your fancy for 2021?

What’s your fancy for 2021?

What’s your fancy for 2021? What's your fancy for 2021? I’m sure will see a change of the food and drink that we will want to keep us mentally and physically at our best. Our behaviours are also changing rapidly, with lots of people realising what is important to us...

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How to Diet in 2021? Plant Based?

How to Diet in 2021? Plant Based?

We are trying the Plant-based flexitarian diet in 2021! What does that mean for us? Why are we trying the flexitarian plant-based diet?  Health benefits are paramount, immunity boosters are what most of are striving for in 2021, foods that benefit our mental...

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What is in a curry – Herbs and Spices?

What is in a curry – Herbs and Spices?

We use several spices in our curry kits, the dishes will all ask for a different blend of herbs and spices. Herbs and Spices are equally important to the flavour and the texture of your dish and the point of including them needs consideration. Are you using them for...

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Healthy Diets for 2021

Healthy Diets for 2021

What will your Healthy Diets be for 2021 and how can Craving Curries help? There are lots of potential healthy diets for 2021, some are sponsored and some are self-driven. The details below are from my own experience and my own research. You should always consult your...

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