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Thai

Thai food is very popular in the West, and Thai restaurants are becoming increasingly common in America. Thai cooking uses many distinct flavors, including the dried spices listed below. Much of the Thai food served in restaurants is complicated or uses rare ingredients, but basic Thai cooking, such as ordinary people in Thailand cook and eat at home, is not hard once you get a feel for flavor profiles and techniques. Our spices and recipes can help you get started with wonderfully seasoned Thai cuisine.

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Chile De Arbol Peppers are beautiful little red chilies whose name, pepper tree, comes from the woody stem attached to its pod. They... Size Options
$6.99 Resealable bag, 4 ounce
Great for adding to Szechwan and Hunan style cuisine, these little peppers can be thrown right into a stir fry. Size Options
$5.49 Resealable bag, 4 ounce
A must for any coconut curry recipe. Our Thai Curry Powder can easily be turned into a paste by adding water or oil. Size Options
$6.49 Glass jar, 1/2 cup (wt. 2.25 oz)
Asian cooking spans an enormous variety of complex cuisines, from the fiery curries of Thailand to the rich, garlicky braised meats of... Size Options
$26.95 4 jar gift box
Ginger root has a sharply sweet, warm flavor that’s called for in both sweet and savory recipes around the world. These whole dehydrated... Size Options
$3.99 Resealable bag, 4 ounce
With a light, herbal, citrusy flavor, lemongrass is an essential ingredient in Southeast Asian cooking. Dried lemongrass is milder than... Size Options
$3.99 Glass jar, 1/2 cup (wt. .5 oz)
Everyone’s favorite fiery Asian sauce, now in a convenient dry form! The powdered sriracha seasoning has more of the sweet chili notes,... Size Options
$8.49 Glass jar, 1/2 cup (wt. 2.5 oz)
Ground star anise seasoning has an elusively sweet, licorice-like flavor, popular in Chinese and Southeast Asian cooking. This ground... Size Options
$5.99 Glass jar, 1/2 cup (wt. 2 oz)
Also called tamarind paste, this is pure concentrate of tamarind pod. Tamarind contains natural sugar, and 12% tartaric acid, making it... Size Options
$6.49 tamarind paste
Essential to curry powder, turmeric spice is a member of the ginger family. Turmeric powder has a light, musky flavor and brilliant... Size Options
$5.49 Glass jar, 1/2 cup (wt. 2.5 oz)