37 Delicious spices beginning with the letter C


  1. Cabbage seed – a spice made from the seeds of the cabbage plant, has a pungent, slightly sweet and musty aroma.
  2. Cacao – a spice made from the seeds of the cacao tree, has a chocolatey flavor and is used to make chocolate.
  3. Cajun seasoning – a spice blend that is typically made with a mix of paprika, salt, garlic, and other herbs and spices, has a spicy and savory flavor.
  4. Cajun spice – a spice blend that is typically made with a mix of paprika, salt, garlic, and other herbs and spices, has a spicy and savory flavor.
  5. Calabrese pepper – a type of chili pepper with a medium to hot level of heat and a slightly sweet and fruity flavor.
  6. Calendula – a spice made from the petals of the calendula flower, has a slightly bitter and tangy taste.
  7. California chili pepper – a type of chili pepper with a mild to medium level of heat and a slightly sweet and smoky flavor.
  8. Cambodian chili pepper – a type of chili pepper with a very hot level of heat and a slightly sweet and fruity flavor.
  9. Candle nut – a spice made from the seeds of the candle nut tree, has a buttery and slightly sweet flavor.
  10. Canela – a spice made from the bark of the Canela tree, has a sweet and slightly spicy flavor.
  11. Caraway seed – a spice made from the seeds of the caraway plant, has a warm, slightly sweet and pungent flavor.
  12. Cardamom – a spice made from the seeds of the cardamom plant, has a sweet, floral, and slightly spicy flavor.
  13. Cardamom pods (black) – a spice made from the seeds of the cardamom plant, has a sweet, floral, and slightly spicy flavor. Black cardamom pods have a smokier flavor than green cardamom pods.
  14. Cardamom pods (green) – Derived from the cardamom plant, green cardamom pods have a fresher, more floral flavor than black cardamom pods.
  15. Cardamom seeds – a spice made from the seeds of the cardamom plant, has a sweet, floral, and slightly spicy flavor.
  16. Carolina Reaper pods – a type of chili pepper with a very hot level of heat and a slightly sweet and fruity flavor.
  17. Carom seed – a spice made from the seeds of the carom plant, has a slightly sweet and pungent flavor.
  18. Cayenne pepper – a type of chili pepper with a very hot level of heat and a slightly sweet and fruity flavor.
  19. Celery salt – a blend of salt and ground celery seeds, has a savory and slightly salty flavor.
  20. Celery seeds – a spice made from the seeds of the celery plant, has a pungent, slightly sweet and slightly bitter flavor.
  21. Celery stalk – a spice made from the stalks of the celery plant, has a fresh and slightly sweet flavor.
  22. Ceylon cinnamon – a spice made from the bark of the Ceylon cinnamon tree, has a sweet and slightly spicy flavor.
  23. Chai blend – a spice blend that is typically made with a mix of cinnamon, cardamom, ginger, and other spices, has a warm and slightly sweet flavor.
  24. Charoli – a spice made from the seeds of the charoli tree, has a slightly sweet and nutty flavor.
  25. Chicken seasoning – a spice blend that is typically made with a mix of herbs and spices that are commonly used to flavor chicken, has a savory and slightly salty flavor.
  26. Chicken soup base – a seasoning base made from chicken broth, has a savory and slightly salty flavor.
  27. Chile de Arbol – a type of chili pepper with a medium to hot level of heat and a slightly sweet and fruity flavor.
  28. Chilies crushed – a spice made from crushed chili peppers, has a very hot level of heat and a slightly sweet and fruity flavor.
  29. Chilies whole – a spice made from whole chili peppers, has a very hot level of heat and a slightly sweet and fruity flavor.
  30. Chimichurri – a spice blend that is typically made with a mix of parsley, garlic, vinegar, and other herbs and spices, has a tangy and slightly spicy flavor.
  31. Chinese 5 spice – a spice blend that is typically made with a mix of cinnamon, cloves, fennel, star anise, and Szechuan pepper, has a warm and slightly sweet flavor.
  32. Chipotle mango – a spice blend that is made with a mix of chipotle peppers and mango, has a sweet and slightly spicy flavor.
  33. Chipotle pepper – a type of chili pepper that has been smoked and dried, has a smoky and slightly sweet flavor.
  34. Cinnamon – a spice made from the bark of the cinnamon tree, has a sweet and slightly spicy flavor.
  35. Cloves – a spice made from the dried flower buds of the clove tree, has a sweet and slightly bitter flavor.
  36. Coriander seed – a spice made from the seeds of the coriander plant, has a warm and slightly sweet flavor.
  37. Cumin seed – a spice made from the seeds of the cumin plant, has a warm and slightly sweet flavor.

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