The majority of Mexican recipes do contain Mexican spices. Some of the spices, such as garlic, cinnamon, coriander, and black pepper, can be found nearly everywhere. However, the following spices top the list of best Mexican spices you shouldn’t miss to taste.
Epazote is an ancient spice that grows naturally in Mexico. Besides being aromatic, this spice is often used for a variety of cooking, such as beans. Despite the spice being rare, it provides a unique taste that defines the real Mexican flavors.
Cumin is not only popular among Mexican cuisines but also rare to find. This spice has been used for centuries due to its medicinal properties. It contains a high concentration of iron hence used in moderation.
- Mexican oregano
Oregano is another great spice that is a huge part of Mexican foods. When used, it creates some fresh earthy taste.
Here at El Chubby’s Mexican Restaurant in Aurora Colorado, we prepare spicy and tasty Mexican cuisines that will keep you wanting more. Visit our restaurant to have a taste of what we got.