How to Make Seasoning Blends

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How to Make Seasoning Blends!

With basic herbs & spices you either grow fresh or have pre-packaged in your pantry -- why not combine them to make seasoning packs to give as gifts? The possibilities are endless when you can create your own flavors, plus you can eliminate excess salt. Let's create custom seasoning blends!


What you’ll need:


Various herbs & spices depending on recipe
Ziplock & mesh bag – or – spice jar



How to make it:


1. Gather herbs and mix together – see recipes below.
2. Pour into ziplock bag, label and place inside a mesh bag.



Seasoning Recipes:


Italian Herb Blend – Mix the following.
6 tbs dried basil
3 tbs dried oregano
2 tbs dried parsley
2 tbs dried thyme
1 tsp dried garlic



Pasta Seasoning – Add to tomato sauce.
(Make a great gift better: Toss our Pasta Seasoning with olive oil and pair with fresh bread)


4 tbs dried basil
2 tbs dried oregano
1 tbs dried thyme
1 tsp dried garlic



Cajun Seasoning
1/2 cup paprika
1/3 cup sea salt
1/4 cup garlic powder
2 tbs black pepper
2 tbs onion powder
1 tbs cayenne pepper
2 tbs oregano
1 tbs thyme


3 Herb Blends – Good with salads, soups, fish and vegetables.


1 tsp dried basil
1/2 tsp dried marjoram
1/2 tsp freshly chopped chives



1 tsp dried burnet
1 tsp dried thyme
2 tsp freshly minced parsley




1 tsp freshly minced sweet marjoram
1 tsp freshly minced parsley
1/2 tsp dried rosemary