Named one of the world's best spice shops by Food & Wine Magazine, Oaktown Spice Shop offers the freshest, most delicious, high-quality spices and hand-mixed spice blends in the Bay Area.

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Shichimi Lamb Kebabs
Shichimi Lamb Kebabs

by Erica Perez April 26, 2018

Our Japanese seven-spice blend, Shichimi Togarashi, adds a level of depth and heat to the classic combination of Japanese flavors: soy sauce, mirin, rice wine vinegar and ginger. Notes of citrus and nutty sesame seeds make these kebabs pop.

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Madras Curry Lamb Kebabs
Madras Curry Lamb Kebabs

by Erica Perez April 26, 2018

The marinade for these lamb kebabs comes together quickly, with Madras Curry Powder as the star ingredient and oil, vinegar, fresh ginger, fresh garlic and salt. 

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Homemade Ranch-Flavored Chex Mix
Homemade Ranch-Flavored Chex Mix

by Hannah Buoye April 25, 2018 2 Comments

Who doesn’t love Ranch-flavored everything? While I am not above buying the pre-made mixture for convenience, it is fun to make your own. Added bonus: you can control what goes into it.

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Red Lentil Kofta with Pomegranate Sauce
Red Lentil Kofta with Pomegranate Sauce

by Erica Perez April 18, 2018

Red lentil kofta is a popular, lightly spiced Turkish appetizer featuring a dough made with red lentils, bulgur, and vegetables.

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