Oct 15, 2007

Baharat Mixes

This is a list of the ingredients each spice mix contains. You must mix or grind them together and store in a cool dark place. A glass container is best and use as needed.

Arabic Baharat(Arabic spice mix):
2 tablespoons fresh ground black pepper
6-1/2 teaspoons paprika
4-1/2 teaspoons ground cumin
1 tablespoon ground coriander
1 tablespoon ground cloves
1/2 teaspoon nutmeg
1/2 tablespoon ground cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon ground cardamom

Turkish Baharat:
2 tablespoons fresh ground black pepper
2 tablespoons ground cumin
1 tablespoon ground coriander
1 tablespoon ground mint
1 tablespoon ground cloves
1 teaspoon nutmeg
1/2 teaspoon ground cardamom
pinch of ground cinnamon

Levant Baharat:
1/4 cup black peppercorns
1/4 cup allspice berries

Syrian Baharat:
2 teaspoons allspice
1 tablespoon cinnamon
1-1/2 teaspoons nutmeg
1-1/2 teaspoons cloves

Tunisian Baharat:
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1 teaspoon dried rose petals
1 teaspoon black pepper

Gulf aka Khaleeji Baharat:
1 tablespoon red pepper
1-1/2 teaspoon cumin
1-1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
1-1/2 teaspoon ground (dried/black lime or lemon)
1 teaspoon cloves
1 teaspoon black pepper
1 teaspoon ground cardamom
1 teaspoon nutmeg
1 teaspoon ground coriander
1/2 teaspoon saffron threads
1/4 teaspoon turmeric
1/2 teaspoon kholengan

Chinese Five-Spice
2 tablespoons ground star anise
2-1/2 teaspoons ground fennel seeds
1-1/2 teaspoon ground cassia
1/2 teaspoon ground Sichuan or black pepper
1/4 teaspoon ground cloves

Dukkah
2/3 cup toasted white sesame seeds
1/3 cup toasted coriander seeds
2-1/2 tablespoons toasted ground cumin
1/2 teaspoon toasted black pepper
1 teaspoon salt
1/4 cup roasted and peeled pistachios
1/4 cup roasted and peeled hazelnuts

2 fabulous comments:

UmmUmarNY said...

WOW!!!!! ..and I always bought the "Mixed Spice" packet from the Arab grocer... I had no idea there were so many types... Thanks for taking the trouble of posting these!! I've learned something helpful today!! :D

Dan said...

what an awesome reference page for quick spice mixes!