Cardamome & COMPAGNIE

November 2010

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Christmas delights from the Global Kitchen. Fragrance, colour, and a complete overhaul of the annual staples. Dining, entertaining and gift giving as recommended by Cardamome&Compagnie.


Nouveau produit: Le Kit Tikka Masala

Just in time for Christmas we are launching our new kit. Tikka Masala. The restaurant classic can now be made and enjoyed at home with ease. Follow the step by step instructions for a perfectly scrumptious curry. The combination of tandoori spice marinated meat or fish and the mild creamy tomato based sauce is a modern classic,  once tasted an immediate delight.


Fragrant Feasting for the Festive Season


Its not just the decorations that will sparkle this Christmas. Dazzled friends and family with you culinary prowess, courtesy of  Cardamome&Co Kits, Blends and Spices. Drink in the colour, taste and aroma of Christmas with an exotic twist. Fabulous fragrant feasts that will provide more razzle dazzled that any twinkling christmas lights.

Our Christmas online recipes will let you sample global Christmas traditions and reinvent the classics.  From traditional Christmas cake and Spiced Aromatic Ham to fabulous spice studded stuffing and luscious desserts.  Relish the traditions but feel free to play with them too, with a little help from us.

Christmas Recipes;l

Party Snacks and Starters

  • Party Popcorn
  • Sushi Balls with Seven Spice
  • Spicy Parsnip Soup with Fried Apples
  • Gravalax with a spice twist and mustard dressing.
  • Eggs en cocotte with morel or porcini mushrooms
  • Mains Courses

  • Orange and Cardamom Duck legs with Rice Pilaf
  • Pheasant Stew with Chestnut and Pancetta
  • Sumac-marinated Poussin with Bulgar stuffing
  • Medieval Chicken Pie
  • Roast Turkey with Chilli Butter Glaze
  • Christmas Ham
  • Guinea Fowl with Orange and Szechuan pepper
  • Vegetarian Main Courses

  • Le Kit Vegetarian Biryani
  • Stuffed Parsnips Cakes with mushroom
  • Morocan Style Vegetarian Pastilla with harissa yogurt dressing
  • Chermoula Aubergine with bulgar
  • Side Dishes

  • Spicy Cranberry Sauce
  • Spiced Cranberry Stuffing
  • Elizabethan Stuffing
  • Spiced Roasted Potatoes
  • Parsnips with five spice & honey
  • Carrots with whole garlic cloves & star anise
  • Peas & broad beans with crème fraîche & turmeric
  • Sweet Potato Mash with brown butter
  • Desserts

  • Coconut Cardamon Bavarois with Pineapple Lime Syrup
  • Spiced Chocolate Mousse with Hazelnut Praline
  • Plum and Rhubarb Crumble with Star Anise & Vanilla
  • Clementine and Star Anise Charlottes
  • Rhubarb Trifle
  • Chocolate Christmas Fruit Cake
  • Drinks

  • Mulled Wine with fruit
  • Mulled Cidre
  • Starburst
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    The gift of giving never tasted better.

    Delight friends and family with your original, thoughtful and unique gifts. Glide effortlessly through the Christmas shopping with one of our Gift Selections.  Beautifully packaged Kits, Blends and Spices that will be loved for their originality and their simplicity of use. Or mix and match your own selection and we will gift wrap it for you.


    Our Gift Selection

  • Indian Takeaway
  • Enjoy the flavours of Indian cuisine with this kit and blend selection. A perfect illustration of the diverse tastes of India.

  • Oriental Express
  • Travel across the Far East without leaving your home, with this kit and blend selection. Far eastern flavours to satisfy your oriental cravings.

  • The Blend Selection
  • No self respecting Indian spice rack would be complete without these basic blends and spices. Let the adventure begin…

  • Essential India
  • Travel across the Far East without leaving your home, with this kit and blend selection. Far eastern flavours to satisfy your oriental cravings.

  • Thai Market
  • The essence of Thailand captured for you with this Spice and Blend combination. The vital ingredients for authentic Thai dining.

  • Middle- Eastern Pleasures
  • Eastern promise that fulfils and exceeds your dining desires with this aromatic Blends and Spices from across the Middle East.

  • The Christmas Spice Rack
  • Our seasonal special the essence of Christmas with this warming spice selection that will fill the air with the heady ubiquitous aromas of the festive season.

    Christmas Delivery:

    Please remember to place your gift orders before 18th December (15th for EU) to guarantee delivery in time for Christmas.


    Dear Customers thank you for your support and loyalty over the past year. Your custom is greatly appreciated and very important to us. We wish you and your loved ones a

    Very Merry Christmas

    and a

    Happy New Year.

    Philippe, Nathalie & Anindita