An Easter Treat: Dark Chocolate ganache cake with happy hippy flower salt

April 12th, 2017

It’s the classic combination that’s a true winner every time: Dark chocolate and sea salt. Happy hippy flower salt is wonderfully versatile in both savoury and sweet dishes. The flavour is delicate and soft on the palette yet robust and course enough for it to be sprinkled liberally on top of the cake. This vegan […]

Cardamom, the exotic and warm spice

March 31st, 2017

Spotlight  on Cardamom, one of Steenbergs key products   Often being regarded as the ‘Queen of spices’, cardamom is one of the most expensive and beautifully perfumed spice in the world. Originating from India, both the seeds and pods give a very pleasant and warming flavour. Cardamom has also traditionally been one of the key […]

Chermoula, the delightful spice rub for fish

March 24th, 2017

The next in our series of spotlighting key Steenbergs products – this time it’s the turn of our organic chermoula. Chermoula is the main spice mix used in Moroccan cooking. It’s a complex and exotic mix of fragrant spices and herbs; it adds an instant kick to beef, chicken or seafood but is especially good […]

A slice of North Africa: Harissa with rose spice blend

March 9th, 2017

Continuing with our series spotlighting one of the Steenbergs key products. Harissa is the staple spice for North African cuisine and adds a good kick of spice and warmth to your meals. Harissa is most commonly used for soups, stews and even a spice rub for meat and fish. Like the Steenbergs blend, rose petals […]

STEENBERGS BUYS OLD HAMLET WINE & SPICE

March 1st, 2017

Axel and Sophie Steenberg are pleased to announce that Steenbergs Limited (Steenbergs), the organic and Fairtrade spice experts, has acquired the business of Old Hamlet Wine & Spice (Old Hamlet), the mulled wine specialists. Old Hamlet was established in 1975 Bury St Edmunds and has been owned by Tim and Rachel Bell since 1991. Under […]

Time for Tea – our monthly chat with someone who cares about tea

March 1st, 2017

This month our Time for Tea chat is with Niki Behjousiar, Recipe Creator and founder of nikibakes. Niki has been blogging for over 10 years and has recently collaborated with Steenbergs on 4 special blog posts focusing on key Steenbergs ingredients, which we will share in the coming weeks. What is your favourite tea to set […]

Rosewater the delicate and versatile kitchen staple

February 27th, 2017

Welcome to a new regular series spotlighting one of the Steenbergs products. The first of these is on the Steenbergs Organic Rose Water. Rose water was cultivated in Iran with more than 18, 000 cultivars and have been traditionally scattered at weddings to ensure a long and happy marriage as it’s been cited as a […]

Win a box of Steenbergs Fairtrade goodies to celebrate Fairtrade Fortnight 2017!

February 17th, 2017

  Congratulation to John Lock for winning this prize, which has been sent to him. Many thanks to all who entered.

Turmeric, the wonder spice

January 25th, 2017

We’re really excited to announce the launch of our new Steenbergs You Tube channel. We’ll be showing short ‘Behind The Products’ clips, as well as longer cooking demonstrations which we hope you’ll enjoy. We thought we’d start with Turmeric. It’s one of the top 5 store cupboard essentials and is having somewhat of a revival […]

31 Steenbergs Products Become Halal Certified

January 25th, 2017

Following a detailed certification and audit process that’s taken several months, we’re pleased that Steenbergs now has 31 products certified as conforming to Halal requirements in accordance with Islamic law.  We’ve been certified by Halal Certification Europe, who are approved by JAKIM (Malaysia) and MUIS (Singapore) as well as other Halal authorities. The products that […]