Cucumbers with Chili Powder

Tried this recipe using our Chili Powder, it was a really great mid afternoon snack!

Cucumber slices (peel removed)
Lemon Juice
Olive Oil
Salt
Pepper
Chili Powder

Toss cucumbers in olive oil and lemon juice then sprinkle with salt, pepper and chili powder.

Next we are going to try it with smoked paprika and a new vegetable seasoning we will be launching in the fall!

Cucmbers with Chili Powder

Variety is the Spice of Life

The benefits of cooking with herbs and spice go far beyond adding color and flavour to meals. Herbs and spice are used to replace fat, sugar and salt in meals, while also providing powerful antioxidants with virtually no calories.

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Health Canada- Use herbs and spices

Spices and seasoning blends add tremendous flavor to food without adding salt. Try a variety of seasoning blends to enhance vegetable dishes, soups, salads, and main dishes. Many health organizations, including Health Canada and the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, recommend the use of spices to give flavor to foods as part of a healthy diet.

You can visit the Heart & Stroke website and learn more about healthy living by clicking the link below:

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Splendor Garden: Spices From Around the World

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Splendor Garden’s spices, herbs and seasoning blends come from organic sources known for their quality and consistency around the world, including Asia, Europe, Africa, the Pacific Island nations, North America, South America, Central America, and Mexico.  Worldwide, sales of organic spices are growing by 30% in sales each year, according to the Organic Consumers Association.

Turmeric is SPLENDOR GARDEN’S spice of the week

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Peppery, warm turmeric’s bright yellow color enriches curries and “ballpark” yellow mustard. It also contains minerals like manganese and magnesium, and is used in traditional Indian and Chinese medicine to reduce inflammation.

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