Learn all about – salt, herbs, spices, oils & more ….

Learn all about salt, herbs, spices, oils, nuts … and their substitutes.

Do you want to learn all about salt varieties sources and uses? Or do you want to dig deeper into facts about herbs, spices, oils, nuts and their substitutes? Well, this website is a resource for anyone who wants to learn more about these essential ingredients. Whether you’re a beginner cook or a seasoned pro, you’ll find something here to help you improve your skills.

We’ll cover everything from the basics of salt and pepper to the more tropical spices of the world. We’ll also discuss the different types of oils and nuts, and how to use them in cooking. We even have a separate section specializing in what to do if you are looking for a substitute ingredient.

You will also learn interesting facts about how salt is used to make products such as Himalayan salt lamps, shot glasses, tea-light holders, and cooking blocks. And also how the health & wellness sector embraces using salt products in areas such as aromatherapy.

We hope you’ll join us on our journey of learning about salt, herbs, spices, oil, nuts and much more!

So, let’s get looking so you can start cooking!


Coriander Cilantro

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Almond butter

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Safflower

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Chile de Arbo

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Peppermint

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Vietnamese coriander.

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