Category: Seasoning Mixes

How to brine a turkey; with a twist

How to brine a turkey; with a twist

How to brine a turkey; with a twist I don’t know about your family but mine were split down the middle on the love/hate turkey debate.  Mostly the kids didn’t like it, found it dry and tasteless.  Until I learned how to brine a turkey!  […]

Greek Seasoning Blend; from scratch

Greek Seasoning Blend; from scratch

Greek Seasoning Mix   Add Mediterranean flair to your menu with this amazing, multi purpose Greek Seasoning Blend.  Made from scratch it’s so much more flavourful than those you purchase at the store.  I also like that I can limit the sodium.     There are […]

Poultry Seasoning, homemade from scratch

Poultry Seasoning, homemade from scratch

Poultry Seasoning; homemade from scratch. Control your sodium intake with this easy to assemble all purpose made from scratch Poultry Seasoning, it’s delicious and can be used to season any dish using Chicken or Turkey. Great on Roasted Chicken or Turkey, but also excellent for […]

Jerk Seasoning; from scratch

Jerk Seasoning; from scratch

This Jerk Seasoning is a dry spice rub that mimics the Jerk flavours of Allspice and Scotch Bonnetts,  which are incredibly hot, without all the heat.  It is the combination of floral allspice, savoury onions and garlic, with the heat of peppers, along with the manner […]

Dry Ranch Seasoning Mix; Homemade from Scratch

Dry Ranch Seasoning Mix; Homemade from Scratch

Easy to make, and totally adjustable to suit your taste, this Dry Ranch Seasoning is homemade from scratch!   You will notice that it doesn’t contain any salt, as I like the flavour of Ranch, but not all the sodium that comes in those little packages.  […]

Taco Seasoning; Homemade from scratch

Taco Seasoning; Homemade from scratch

Homemade Taco Seasoning Okay, I admit it, I’m fussy about using packaged seasonings, they often lack flavour and have way too much salt. I much prefer to take a few minutes and make Taco Seasoning; homemade from scratch.   I also like the flexibility of being […]

Pumpkin Pie Spice; Homemade from scratch

Pumpkin Pie Spice; Homemade from scratch

A couple of times a year I NEED Pumpkin Pie Spice, like twice, maaaybe three times, but that’s it!   I used to buy those little orange tins, labelled Pumpkin Pie spice tins that cost $6.00, that I never use all of before they go stale.  […]

Homemade from Scratch: Dry Onion Soup Mix

Homemade from Scratch: Dry Onion Soup Mix

When a recipe calls for Dry Onion Soup Mix,  most of us automatically think of those packets that we get in the store, convenient & full of flavour, they help us get dinner on the table just that much quicker.   Here’s the thing…. have you […]

Cajun Seasoning Recipe; Homemade from Scratch

Cajun Seasoning Recipe; Homemade from Scratch

Homemade Seasonings are in most cases a huge improvement over store bought mixes.  I love that you  can modify the specific blends and customize them to your own families preference with very little effort, they are generally Gluten Free, Low Sodium, and Dairy free, and […]