As the raindrops create a soothing symphony outside, there’s nothing quite like staying warm and cosy indoors during monsoons, and what better way to enhance comfort of this season than the aroma and taste of delightful spices? Monsoons bring in a unique craving for hearty and flavoursome dishes, incorporating certain spices into our meals can turn this rainy season into a delightful experience.
These spices need to be stored in airtight container to preserve aroma, texture and taste. Liebherr brings you a first-ever in the category. A unique innovation specially crafted for India – the Spice Box. With an easy-grip, air tight silicone locking seal, these boxes maintain freshness and minimise loss of aroma, flavour and absorption by other food items.
Let’s explore some must-have spices that add warmth and flavour to rainy days.
Turmeric: The Golden Healer
Turmeric is the crown jewel of spices, well-known for its anti-inflammatory and immune-boostingproperties. During the monsoons, when seasonal ailments are common, turmeric becomes a must-have spice in the kitchen. Add a pinch of turmeric to your soups, stews, and curries to not only enhance the flavour but also give your immune system a natural boost.
Ginger: Nature’s Fire
Ginger is nature’s remedy for combating the chill of monsoon weather. This warm spice not only adds a zing to your dishes but also aids in digestion and soothes any seasonal discomfort. Sip on ginger tea or incorporate freshly grated ginger into your curries and stir-fries to experience its invigorating benefits.
Cinnamon: Sweet Warmth
The sweet and comforting aroma of cinnamon brings a touch of warmth to rainy days. Sprinkle some ground cinnamon on your morning oatmeal or add a cinnamon stick to your hot beverages for a delightful and cosy experience. This spice not only elevates the taste of your dishes but also helps in balancing blood sugar levels.
Cumin: Aromatic Indulgence
Cumin is an essential spice that transforms any dish into an aromatic indulgence. Roast and grind cumin seeds for a fresh and nutty flavour, perfect for seasoning vegetables and lentils. Cumin aids in digestion, making it a valuable addition to your monsoon meals.
Black Pepper: The King of Spices
Black pepper, also known as the king of spices, is a staple in every kitchen. During the monsoons, its warm and pungent flavour adds depth to soups, broths, and other comfort foods. Additionally, black pepper helps improve digestion and boosts metabolism.
From enhancing flavours to promoting health benefits, these spices not only tantalise your taste buds but also protect you from seasonal ailments. And with Liebherr’s SpiceBox, storing and accessing these essential spices becomes a breeze, making your monsoons an unforgettable experience of culinary journey!