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9 seasoning mixes you can easy make yourself

Making your own spice mixes at home is an easy way to add tons of flavor to your cooking. And why should you buy pre-packaged mixes when you can make them fresh and better yourself in just a few minutes? When you make the seasonings yourself, you know they are free of ingredients you don’t want like unnecessary sugar, additives or preservatives. The following frequently used seasoning mixes you can easy make yourself.

1. Taco seasoning

With this seasoning you can add a kick to all your taco dishes, but it is also a greet seasoning for any other meat, fish and veggies dishes. It is made with (homemade) Chili powder mix, ground cumin. paprika, garlic powder, onion powder, Chili flakes, dried oregano, black pepper and (optional) salt.


2. Fajitas seasoning

This seasoning mix adds great flavor to all your fajita dishes. You can make it as spicy as you like. This seasoning is made with (homemade) Chili powder mix, cumin, ground black pepper, salt, smoked paprika, dried oregano, garlic powder, onion powder and (optional) crushed red pepper flakes.


3. Enchilada seasoning

Making delicious enchiladas becomes really easy with this homemade enchilada seasoning. To make this seasoning you need (homemade) chili powder, paprika powder, dried onion flakes, palm sugar, ground cumin, garlic powder and salt.


4. Burrito seasoning

With this seasoning you can spice up all your burrito meals. It requires just 7 ingredients: ground cumin, paprika, garlic powder, cayenne pepper, dried oregano, salt and black pepper.


5. Ranch seasoning

Everyone should have this spice mix in their kitchen cabinet. You need the following ingredients to make this seasoning: dried parsley, onion powder, garlic powder, dried onion flakes, dried chives or dill, ground black pepper, salt and (optional) powdered buttermilk.


6. Shawarma seasoning

If you like to make shawarma than you should definitely try this homemade shawarma seasoning mix recipe. It is a mix of coriander powder, cumin powder, paprika powder, turmeric powder, allspice, black pepper, cayenne pepper, cinnamon powder, nutmeg, ginger powder and salt.


7. Mexican seasoning

If you want to make just one spice mix for all your Mexican dishes like tacos, enchiladas, burritos or fajitas? Then try this Mexican seasoning. It is made with (homemade) chili powder, ancho powder or sweet smokey paprika powder, ground cumin, garlic powder, onion powder, dried chipotle chile pepper, dried oregano leaves, salt and (optional) coriander.


8. BBQ rub

With this homemade bbq rub you can spice it up on the barbecue or grill. You can use it to rub your chicken, beef and fish for grilling. The BBQ rub is prepared with Dark brown sugar (homemade) chili powder, garlic powder, smoked paprika, garlic powder, onion powder, cayenne pepper, ground mustard, salt, black pepper


9. Chili powder

Last but no least, the best recipe for making homemade chili powder. This chili powder does not contain any preservatives. To make it you need the following ingredients: paprika powder, oregano, cumin powder, garlic powder, cayenne pepper or chile powder and onion powder.


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