Spice Blends


Our team at The Old Stone Mill wanted to offer different and unique spice blends that will excite South Africans and get them to try different flavours inspired by kitchens across the globe.

Our 23 different Spice Blends are made using the highest quality spices that are free from MSG’s, additives and preservatives. All our spice blends are made using pure spices at our facility. We do not use premixes as we manufacture the spice blends ourselves so we can control the quality and taste of our products.

All our spices are non-irradiated. Our Spice Blends are both Halaal and Kosher certified as well as vegan-friendly, dairy free, and gluten free.

We have six different spice ranges that include the following; North African, Middle Eastern, Asian, The America’s, European and Rubs & Roasting.

North African Spice Blends

Harissa

Tunisian Spice Blend, 125G


A fiery warm mix of spices inspired by North African kitchens to favour all types of dishes such as soups, stews, tagines, marinades, hummus, couscous, vegetables and dips. If you are looking for a hot spice blend, then this one is for you.


Ingredients:
Chilli, Paprika, Coriander, Cumin, Fennel, Caraway, Garlic, Salt, Ginger


 

Dukkah

Egyptian Spice Blend, 125G


An incredible fusion of nuts, herbs, seeds and spices with a smoky and salty complex richness from the hazelnuts. Dukkah can be sprinkled over chicken, fish and vegetables or even mixed into yoghurt for a tangy dip.


Ingredients:
Hazelnuts, Roasted Sesame Seeds, Coriander, Cumin, Black Pepper, Salt

Allergens: Sesame Seeds, Hazelnuts 


 

Chermoula

Moroccan Spice Blend, 125G


A North African spice blend that gives a distinctive Moroccan flavour perfect for seasoning fish, grilled chicken, lamb or vegetables.


Ingredients:
Cumin, Coriander, Chilli, Paprika, Cinnamon, All Spice, Ginger, Cayenne Pepper, Turmeric


 

Ras El Hanout

Moroccan Spice Blend, 125G


This Moroccan spice has deeply savoury and slightly sweet notes with a medium chilli level. Delicious when rubbed onto chicken or fish or stirred into rice or couscous dishes.


Ingredients:
Nutmeg, Coriander, Cumin, Ginger, Turmeric, Salt, Cinnamon, Sugar, Paprika, Black Pepper, Cayenne Pepper, Cardamom, All Spice, Cloves


 

Berbere

Ethiopian Spice Blend, 125G


A Warm mix of sweet and savoury spices with an element of fruity heat. A teaspoon adds depth and flavour to sauces, soups, grains, vegetables, stews and protein.


Ingredients:
Chilli, Paprika, Salt, Ginger, Onion, Cardamom, Coriander, Fenugreek, Nutmeg, Garlic, Cloves, Cinnamon, Pimento


 

Middle Eastern Spice Blends

Za’atar

Middle Eastern Spice Blend, 100G


A Middle Eastern Spice blend with notes of tartness and nuttiness perfect for seasoning vegetables, meats, seafood, breads and dips. The earthy, savoury flavours go with just about everything. Za’atar provides an instant flavour boost to hummus, tahini dip and roasted vegetables.


Ingredients:
Roasted Sesame Seeds, Thyme, Sumac, Oreganum, Marjoram, Salt

Allergens: Sesame Seeds


 

Lebanese 7 Spice

Lebanese Spice Blend, 125G


This flavourful and aromatic spice blend can be used as a dry rub or marinade on chicken, fish and lamb for an authentic Lebanese taste. A versatile blend for everyday use.


Ingredients:
All Spice, Black Pepper, Cinnamon, Cloves, Fenugreek, Ginger, Nutmeg


 

Sumac

Middle Eastern Spice, 125G


A tangy, lemony and savoury flavour made from ground berries. A key ingredient in our Za’atar spice blend, Sumac can also be used in poultry, fish and vegetable dishes or can be sprinkled on dips to add instant flavour.


Ingredients:
Sumac


 

Schwarma

Middle Eastern Spice Blend, 125G


A reliable shwarma blend that’s smoky, spicy, and big on flavour. Use this favourite Middle Eastern street food flavour, made with coriander, all spice, cinnamon and more, on chicken, beef and lamb before grilling or roasting.


Ingredients:
Cumin, Black Pepper, Garlic, Paprika, Cinnamon, Ginger, All Spice, Nutmeg, Cayenne Pepper, Coriander, Cloves, Turmeric, Sal


 

Asian Spice Blends

Chinese Five Spice

Asian Spice Blend, 125G


A commonly used ingredient in Asian cuisine which encompasses all five flavours: sweet, sour, bitter, salty and umami. The spice is perfect for adding to stewed meat, poultry or tofu but can also be used as a spice rub or seasoning.


Ingredients:
Star Aniseed, Fennel, Cinnamon, Cloves, Black Pepper, Salt


 

Black Sesame Seeds

150G


Incorporate the seeds in your cereals, rice, noodles, stir-frys,sushi and salads.


Ingredients:
Black Sesame Seeds


 

Panch Phoron

Bengali Five Spice Blend, 125G


Panch phoron is a colourful blend of flavourful seeds commonly used in Eastern India and Bangladesh. The spice blend is usually fried in oil or ghee before adding anything else to the pot which flavours the oil and releases the aroma of the oils in the seeds and causes them to pop in the pan. Other ingredients are added at this point, the mixture adding sweetness and bringing forward the flavours of vegetables, beef, fish or lentils.


Ingredients:
Nigella Seeds, Black Mustard Seeds, Fenugreek Seeds, Fennel Seeds, Cumin Seeds

Allergens: Black Mustard Seeds 


 

The Americas Spice Blends

Chimichurri

Argentinian Spice Blend, 100G


This blend of herbs and spices has a gentle heat and a complexity of flavour. A versatile spice that works well in marinades and sauces. A wonderful compliment to meat, poultry, fish and vegetables.


Ingredients:
Oreganum, Basil, Parsley, Thyme, Salt, Mint, Black Pepper, Paprika, Garlic, Crushed Red Pepper


 

Mexican Mix

Fajita/Taco Spice Blend, 125G


A fiery mix of spices inspired by Mexican Kitchens to flavour your dishes such as fajitas, nachos or tacos or to spice up your meals for a traditional Mexican punch of flavour.


Ingredients:
Chilli, Salt, Paprika, Cumin, Onion, Garlic, Cayenne Pepper, Oreganum


 

Cajun

Mississipi Spice Blend, 125G


Our Cajun Spice Blend is a favourite for amping up everything from chicken to seafood, veggies to potatoes, soups to stir-frys, dips to dippers, roasting in the oven or on the grill — you name it. It’s one of those brilliant spice blends that works well with just about everything!


Ingredients:
Paprika, Salt, Garlic, Black Pepper, Cayenne Pepper, Oreganum, Thyme, Onion


 

European Spice Blends

Sazon

Spanish Spice Blend, 125G


A multi-purpose Spanish seasoning that can be used in a variety of ways to add a powerful and vibrant flavour to Spanish dishes. Sprinkle into dishes with onions and peppers such as rice and beans, fajitas or even tacos with a meat or bean filling. The blend works well as a rub, particularly on chicken and fish. Sazon can also be used as an alternative to everyday salt and seasoning blends.


Ingredients:
Paprika, Salt, Garlic, Onion, Cumin, Turmeric, Black Pepper


 

Yiro

Greek Spice Blend, 125G


A fresh and flavourful Greek spice mix that blends the warm herb flavors of Greek seasoning with earthy garlic and a hint of spice. A simple yet versatile blend that can be used to season a variety of dishes or as a rub on chicken or beef to make the perfect yiro.


Ingredients:
Oregano, Thyme, Parsley, Garlic, Cumin, Paprika, Coriander, Chilli, Salt, Onion, Cinnamon, Black Pepper


 

Rubs and Roasting


Our Rubs and Roasting Range is the perfect addition to your spice cupboard. Simply rub onto your meat or vegetables – roast/braai/grill and enjoy!

Greek Lamb Rub

125G


Ingredients:
Oreganum, Thyme, Parsley, Garlic, Cumin, Paprika, Coriander, Chilli, Salt, Onion, Cinnamon, Black Pepper


 

Creole Chicken Rub

125G


Ingredients:
Paprika, Oreganum, Black Pepper, Basil, Salt, Cayenne Pepper, Onion, Thyme, Garlic


 

Piri Piri Chicken Rub

125G


Ingredients:
Oreganum, Garlic, Paprika, Chilli, Cayenne Pepper, Salt, Sugar, Ginger, Onion, Parsley, Coriander


 

Roasted Vegetable Rub

100G


Ingredients:
Oreganum, Basil, Rosemary, Thyme, Marjoram, Garlic, Sage


 

Steak Dry Rub

125G


Ingredients:
Paprika, Sugar, Black Pepper, Salt, Garlic, Onion, Oreganum, Cumin, Cayenne Pepper


 

Fish Rub

125G


Ingredients:
Basil, Rosemary, Parsley, Salt, Black Pepper, Sage, Thyme, Marjoram, Oreganum, Celery, Garlic

Allergens: Celery 


 

Tahini


Our Tahini is vegan-friendly, dairy free, gluten free, exceptionally nutritious and full of flavour. We are so excited to offer you a Tahini that is 100% sesame seeds that are lightly roasted and then stone ground using our stone mill to produce a silky and rich flavour.

We wanted to create a tahini that was a pure product with no added oils and no preservatives or additives. The natural oils will separate from the tahini but this is normal we recommend mixing your tahini before use.

Our process is quite simple. We roast the sesame seeds at precise temperatures to keep their natural flavour. After roasting the sesame seeds, they are cooled and then ground using our stone mill to produce the sesame paste – also known as tahini which can then be eaten on its own, in a dip, baked into irresistible treats, added to smoothies, in hummus – the possibilities are endless! Tahini is extremely versatile and can be used in both savoury or sweet dishes.

Tahini has exceptional nutritional benefits and is an excellent source of protein and is rich in B vitamins that can help boost energy and brain function.

Our goal is to have tahini more widely available and affordable without comprising on quality so that it can be enjoyed by all South Africans.

We offer our tahini in the following sizes:

  • 250G and 400G Glass Jars
  • 1KG, 2KG, 5KG, 9KG and 18KG Buckets

Tahini


Our Tahini is also available in bulk 1KG, 2KG, 5KG, 9KG and 18KG Buckets. Please email info@theoldstonemill.co.za for more information on these sizes.

Tahini 250G Jar

Stone Ground Sesame Paste, 250G


Our Tahini is made from toasted hulled sesame seeds that are ground using our stone mill. It can be served by itself or as a major ingredient in hummus, halva and baba ghanoush. However, the possibilities are endless with Tahini and you can use it in smoothies, salad dressings, brownies and much more.


Ingredients:
100% lightly roasted sesame seeds with nothing else added! 

Allergens: Sesame Seeds 


 

Tahini 400G Jar

Stone Ground Sesame Paste, 400G


Our Tahini is made from toasted hulled sesame seeds that are ground using our stone mill. It can be served by itself or as a major ingredient in hummus, halva and baba ghanoush. However, the possibilities are endless with Tahini and you can use it in smoothies, salad dressings, brownies and much more.


Ingredients:
100% lightly roasted sesame seeds with nothing else added! 

Allergens: Sesame Seeds 


 

Nut Butters


Our nut butters are vegan-friendly, dairy free, gluten free, exceptionally nutritious and full of flavour.

We are so excited to offer you two nut butters – Almond and Cashew!

Our Nut Butters that are 100% nuts that are lightly roasted and then ground to produce smooth and creamy nut butters.

We wanted to create nut butters with no added oils and no preservatives or additives. The natural oils will separate from the nut butters but this is normal we recommend mixing your nut butters before use.

Our process is quite simple. We roast the nuts at precise temperatures to keep their natural flavour. After roasting the nuts, they are cooled and then ground.

Almond butter has great nutritional benefits as it contains heart-healthy monounsaturated fats as well as vitamins and minerals, including vitamin E, magnesium, and calcium.

You can mix almond butter into oats and ice cream or use it as a base for muffin, cake, and cookie batter.

Cashew butter is one of the creamiest nut butters available and can take the place of dairy in recipes that require milk or cream. Cashew Butter is a great source of monounsaturated fatty acids, essential amino acids, and magnesium.

We offer our nut butters in the following sizes:

  • 250G and 400G Glass Jars

Nut Butters


Almond Butter

Almond Nut Butter 250G Jar


Our Almond Nut Butter is made from 100% toasted almonds that are ground to produce a smooth and creamy nut butter.

You can cook, bake, and swirl almond butter into almost anything. From savoury dipping sauces, nutty salad dressings, cookies, even soups and curries—almond butter can take all of these things to the next level.


Ingredients:
100% lightly roasted almond nuts with nothing else added!

Allergens: Almond Nuts


 

Almond Nut Butter 400G Jar


Our Almond Nut Butter is made from 100% toasted almonds that are ground to produce a smooth and creamy nut butter.

You can cook, bake, and swirl almond butter into almost anything. From savoury dipping sauces, nutty salad dressings, cookies, even soups and curries—almond butter can take all of these things to the next level.


Ingredients:
100% lightly roasted almond nuts with nothing else added!

Allergens: Almond Nuts


 

Cashew Butter

Cashew Nut Butter 250G Jar


Our Cashew Nut Butter is made from 100% toasted cashews that are ground to produce a smooth and creamy nut butter.

You can cook, bake, and swirl cashew butter into almost anything. From savoury dipping sauces, nutty salad dressings and cookies—cashew butter can take all of these things to the next level.


Ingredients:
100% lightly roasted cashew nuts with nothing else added!

Allergens: Cashew Nuts


 

Cashew Nut Butter 400G Jar


Our Cashew Nut Butter is made from 100% toasted cashews that are ground to produce a smooth and creamy nut butter.

You can cook, bake, and swirl cashew butter into almost anything. From savoury dipping sauces, nutty salad dressings and cookies—cashew butter can take all of these things to the next level.


Ingredients:
100% lightly roasted cashew nuts with nothing else added!

Allergens: Cashew Nuts


 

Spice Grinders


We are excited to offer you 6 incredible spice grinders that will give your dishes new and exciting flavours.

Our 6 different Spice Grinders are made using the highest quality spices that are free from MSG’s, additives and preservatives. All our Spice Grinders are made using pure spices at our facility. We do not use premixes as we manufacture the spice blends ourselves so we can control the quality and taste of our products.

All our spices are non-irradiated. Our Spice Grinders are both Halaal and Kosher certified as well as vegan-friendly, dairy free, and gluten free.

We have 6 different Spice Grinders that include the following; African Bird’s Eye Chilli, Black Pepper Corns, Himalayan Salt, Jalepeno Flakes, Rainbow Pepper Corns and Red Bell Pepper Flakes.

Spice Grinders


African Bird’s Eye Chilli Flakes Grinder 75G


African Bird’s Eye Chilli is also known as Peri Peri. The spice is very popular in Africa and Portugal where they use this type of chilli to create Peri Peri chicken dishes. These flakes can be used to add a hot heat to any dish and are perfect in marinading meats or simply sprinkling over meals.


Ingredients:
African Bird’s Eye Chilli


 

Black Pepper Corns Grinder 100G


This spice can be found in almost every part of the world, and is used in almost every global cuisine. Black Pepper Corns can add plenty of flavour, aroma and complexity to dishes.


Ingredients:
Black Pepper Corns


 

Himalayan Salt Grinder 250G


Some people describe pink Himalayan salt as one of the purest salts available, and say it boasts several health benefits. People use this type of salt and common table salt in the same way: As part of cooking, to season meals, and to preserve food.


Ingredients:
Himalayan Salt


 

Jalepeno Flakes Grinder 75G


Native to Mexico, the Jalapeno is a member of the species Capsicum annuum. These handy Jalapeno Flakes can be used in chili, corn bread, salsa, sauces, spice blends, stews, taco meat or sprinkled over chicken, eggs, pork chops and of course pizza!


Ingredients:
Jalepeno Flakes


 

Rainbow Pepper Corns Grinder 100G


Rainbow pepper is a colorful way to enjoy the culinary properties from a combination of peppercorns, adding heat and flavor to a multitude of recipes. Rainbow peppercorns can be added to any dish calling for a single pepper varietal and is especially delicious in marinades, sauces, and ground fresh on salads.


Ingredients:
Black, Green, White and Pink Peppercorns


 

Red Bell Pepper Flakes Grinder 75G


Red Bell Pepper Flakes can be sprinkled in marinades, sauces, and ground fresh on salads and provide a delicious and unique flavour.


Ingredients:
Red Bell Pepper Flakes


 

Gift Packs


We are excited to offer you 6 incredible and unique gift packs that are guaranteed to make someone special in your life smile. We have carefully selected these packs as we know that the combinations of  assorted products work well together. Each product is carefully made and then packed into the 3 pack gift box. If you would like a different combination, please feel free to send us an email and we can make up a box for you.

We have 6 different gift packs that include the following; Middle Eastern Flavours Gift Pack, Deluxe Tahini Sauce Gift Pack, Best Sellers Gift Pack, Gourmet Braai Gift Pack, Nuts about Health Gift Pack and The America’s Gift Pack.

 

Gift Packs


Middle Eastern Flavours Gift Pack


Looking for dishes that will give you a taste of the middle east? This gift pack provides delicious flavours which you can add to homemade flatbreads, roasted meats, delectable schwarmas, roasted vegetables and even to top your hummus!


Gift Pack Includes:
Schwarma Spice Blend 125G, Za’atar Spice Blend 100G and Lebanese 7 Spice 125G


 

Deluxe Tahini Sauce Gift Pack


Our Tahini is vegan-friendly, dairy free, gluten free, exceptionally nutritious and full of flavour. We are so excited to offer you a Tahini that is 100% sesame seeds that are lightly roasted and then stone ground using our stone mill to produce a silky and rich flavour.

This gift pack includes a bottle of our tahini which you can then mix with a bit of cold water, garlic, lemon juice and some of the za’atar or sumac to create a delicious tahini sauce which makes the perfect salad dressing, dipping sauce, marinade and even as a cooking sauce for meat – the possibilities are endless! The za’atar spice can be used to top homemade flatbreads and the sumac is the perfect addition as a sprinkle over a salad or even hummus. You can use all 3 of these products to also create a deluxe hummus.


Gift Pack Includes:
Za’atar Spice Blend 100G, Tahini Jar 250G and Sumac Spice 125G


 

Best Sellers Gift Pack


This gift pack includes our 3 most popular spices – Harissa, Chimichurri and Dukkah. Popular for a reason, these spices can be used to add immense flavour to a wide variety of dishes.


Gift Pack Includes:
Chimichurri Spice Blend 100G, Harissa Spice Blend 125G and Dukkah Spice Blend 125G


 

Gourmet Braai Gift Pack


This gift pack includes our 3 delicious spice rubs that are perfect for rubbing on your meat/meat alternatives for the braai or even for grilling in your oven.


Gift Pack Includes:
Greek Lamb Rub 125G, Steak Dry Rub 125G and Creole Chicken Rub 125G


 

Nuts about Health Gift Pack


This gift pack includes our tahini, cashew nut butter and almond butter and is a perfect gift pack for the health nut in your life. Use in smoothies, salads, over roast vegetables – the possibilities are endless!


Gift Pack Includes:
Tahini 250G Jar, Cashew Nut Butter 250G Jar and Almond Nut Butter 250G Jar


 

The America’s Gift Pack


This gift pack includes spice blends inspired from North and South America – Cajun from Mississipi, Chimichurri from Argentina and Mexican Mix from Mexico. Guarenteed to pack a punch of flavour to crispy fried chicken, rubbed into your favourite meat/meat alternative or mixed into your favourite Mexican dishes.


Gift Pack Includes:
Cajun Spice Blend 125G, Chimichurri Spice Blend 100G and Mexican Mix Spice Blend 125G