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Buying and Storing Spices and Dried Herbs

Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011
Spices

Spices

Tuesday Tip

Buying and Storing Spices/Dried Herbs

When storing spices it’s best to store them away from light and heat.  Spices and herbs won’t go bad; they just loose their strength and flavor as they age.  Whole spices will keep their flavor longer than ground spices.  You will also get the best flavor by ground whole spices right before using.  Purchasing ground spices is still okay and works for many dishes.  Ground spices will keep their flavor longer than dried herbs.
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