Quick Answer: What Are The Two Top Selling Spices In The World?

What are the top 5 spices?

The Top 5 Spices You Need In Your Pantry and How to Use ThemCinnamon.

Cinnamon has antibacterial, antifungal and antimicrobial properties which is why it has been used as a health promoting spice for centuries.

Paprika.

Paprika is dried and ground red peppers, generally made from the sweeter pepper varieties.

Chili Powder/Chili Powder Spice Blend.

Oregano.

Cumin..

What is the most widely used seasoning?

A most popular spice in the world and coriander (or cilantro) is the most commonly used herb. In Europe and Africa, garlic is the most common among all dishes considered, and—no surprises here—oregano is common in the Mediterranean regions. SALT, of course, with PEPPER coming in a close second.

What is the most expensive spice in the world?

saffronHarvesting saffron requires a lot of physical labor to get the flowers from the field to final packaging. The harvesting process plus its distinct flavor, smell, and color make it the most expensive spice in the world.

Where do most of the world’s spices come from?

Most spices are grown in the tropical regions of the world, with some thriving in the cool misty highlands. Many of the seed spices come from more temperate areas, such as coriander seed, which is grown in Northern India, Africa and the wheat producing areas of South Australia and Western New South Wales.