quality spices for22 years
From our artisan shop located behind Seattle’s Pike Place Market, World Spice Merchants has been providing superior quality herbs, spices, teas and service to discerning chefs and home cooks since 1995.
We go to the ends of the earth to get the freshest spices possible and bring them home to create original blends inspired by regional traditions and international cuisines. We're sure you will enjoy cooking with our herbs, spices and blends as much as we enjoy finding and creating them for you
Kala Masala is a darkly roasted aromatic blend from Maharashtra, India's mid-western coastal state. Similar to the more common Garam Masala, Kala distinguishes itself with swetness from coconut, a hint of chile and black cardamom in the mix. Kala Masala is wonderful on fish and seafood, and in rice and vegetable dishes. Sweet potatoes are a perfect pairing with Kala Masala, whether roasted, mashed or baked in a pie!Find out more >>