Natalya Jong

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Za'atar: A Spice Mix With Biblical Roots And Brain Food Reputation

<i>NPR</i> Morning Edition <i>Host Steve Inskeep recently traveled to Damascus for a series of reports on the ongoing war in Syria. He sent this postcard from the road.</i><p>Dear Salt:<p>On my first day in Damascus, I went walking in the ancient bazaar — narrow stone-paved streets surrounding a great stone mosque. The …

Muammara (Walnut-Spice Spread)

Less than 15 minutes<p>Makes 2 cups<p>9 Ingredients<p>1 1/2 cups walnuts<br>• 1/2 cup nutritional yeast<br>• 3-4 cloves garlic, mashed<br>• 2 teaspoons cumin<br>• 1 teaspoon salt<br>• 1 …

Ten Magical Herbs for Pagans and Wiccans

If you're a practitioner of a modern magical tradition, chances are good that you're in the habit of using herbs. Here's a list of ten herbs that …

As More Alzheimer's Drugs Fail, Researchers Find Hope In Vitamins And Spice

As more problems arise with pharmaceutical treatments for Alzheimer’s disease, two new studies suggest that compounds in cinnamon and vitamins B12, B6, and folate may offer some protection against the disease that presently affects some 5 million people in the U.S. Just today a new study in <i>Science</i> …

Spiced Shrimp and Eggplant Stir-Fry Recipe

Every recipe we publish is tested, tasted, and Serious Eats-approved by our staff. Never miss a recipe again by following @SeriousRecipes on Twitter!<p>Read the Whole Story<p>IngredientsKosher salt1 teaspoon turmeric powder2 teaspoons ginger-garlic paste (bottled or made by combining 1 teaspoon each …

10 Healing Spices and Herbs