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Since 1994, South China Seas has spent over 30 years sourcing the most intense and flavourful spices from around the world. We grind, blend and package our spices in Vancouver, Canada. Our ever-growing collection of spices, herbs and blends represents our passion for global flavours & exploring international cultures through food. 
  • Monsoon Coast Baharat Spice Monsoon Coast - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Monsoon Coast Arabian Baharat Spice

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    Add a touch of exoticism to your next balti with this Balti Spice Mix. Featuring a perfect blend of spices, this mix is perfect for giving your d...

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  • Caraway Seeds Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Caraway Seeds

    Granville Island Spice Co.
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    Unleash Culinary Excellence with Premium Caraway Seeds. Embark on a gastronomic adventure with our premium caraway seeds, an essential ingredient t...

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  • Cardamom, Green Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.
    Cardamom, Green Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Green Cardamom

    Granville Island Spice Co.
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    Experience the Exquisite Aroma and Versatility of Premium Green Cardamom. Immerse yourself in the enchanting world of flavors with our premium gree...

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  • Dukkah Spice

    Granville Island Spice Co.
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    Dukkah is an Egyptian spice blend made of roasted seeds, and spices, traditionally served as a dip with bread and olive oil. Our blend contains ses...

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  • Monsoon Coast  Berbere Spice Monsoon Coast - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Monsoon Coast Ethiopian Berbere Spice

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    This Berbere Blend is made with all-natural ingredients and has a balanced flavor profile that will add depth and complexity to your favorite reci...

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  • Monsoon Coast Moroccan La Kama Monsoon Coast - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Monsoon Coast Moroccan La Kama

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    This unique and flavorful Moroccan La Kama is a perfect addition to any dish. It has a fragrant and complex flavor that will transport you to the m...

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  • Monsoon Coast Ras El Hanout Spice Monsoon Coast - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Monsoon Coast Ras El Hanout Spice

    Monsoon Coast
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    Ras El Hanout blend is made with only the highest quality spices, ensuring that you get the most delicious and authentic flavour possible. Use it ...

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  • Monsoon Coast Rose Harissa Monsoon Coast - South China Seas Trading Co.
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    Monsoon Coast Rose Harissa

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    Rose Harissa is a traditional North African condiment that is often used as a marinade or dipping sauce. It is also great for adding flavor to ste...

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  • Sesame Seeds, Black South China Seas - South China Seas Trading Co.
    Sesame Seeds, Black South China Seas - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Sesame Seeds, Black

    Granville Island Spice Co.
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    Black sesame seeds are not hulled, which gives them a bolder, and less sweet flavour and a slightly crunchier texture. Sesame seeds are used in bak...

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  • Sesame Seeds, White Toasted Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Sesame Seeds, White Toasted

    Granville Island Spice Co.
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    South China Seas Toasted Sesame Seeds are the perfect way to add flavour and nutrition to your favourite dishes. These delicious seeds are a great ...

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  • Madagascar Bourbon Pure Vanilla Extract Nielsen Massey - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Madagascar Bourbon Pure Vanilla Extract

    Nielsen Massey
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    Madagascar Bourbon Pure Vanilla Extract is produced from premium, hand-selected beans cultivated in Madagascar, the world’s leading supplier of th...

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  • Madagascar Bourbon Pure Vanilla Bean Paste Nielsen Massey - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Madagascar Bourbon Pure Vanilla Bean Paste

    Nielsen Massey
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    Madagascar Bourbon Pure Vanilla Bean Paste is crafted from famous Madagascar Bourbon Pure Vanilla Extract, along with real bean specks from the van...

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  • Nielsen Massey Almond Extract Almond Flavoring Nielsen Massey - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Nielsen Massey Almond Extract Almond Flavoring

    Nielsen Massey
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    A baker’s best friend, almond extract is one of the most popular flavors used in baking. Ours is made with the purest oil of bitter almond to deliv...

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  • Nielsen Massey Chocolate Extract Nielsen Massey - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Nielsen Massey Chocolate Extract

    Nielsen Massey
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    Crafted from the finest cocoa beans, this Pure Chocolate Extract embodies the complex flavour of dark chocolate. This extract is ideal for adding e...

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  • Nielsen Massey Coffee Coffee Extract Nielsen Massey - South China Seas Trading Co.
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    Nielsen Massey Coffee Coffee Extract

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    The rich, freshly brewed flavor of our Pure Coffee Extract is achieved through our careful distillation of a premium blend of Italian and Brazilian...

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  • Nielsen Massey Lemon Extract Nielsen Massey - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Nielsen Massey Lemon Extract

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    Pure Lemon Extract is produced from lemon oil, drawn from the natural essence of the highest quality California lemons. Full of bright flavor and c...

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  • Nielsen Massey Orange Extract Nielsen Massey - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Nielsen Massey Orange Extract

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    Bright, sunny and refreshing, our Pure Orange Extract is made from the finest-quality oranges and serves as the perfect partner to many flavors, bo...

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  • Nielsen Massey Peppermint Extract Nielsen Massey - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Nielsen Massey Peppermint Extract

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    Pure Peppermint Extract is made from mint grown under the strictest quality standards. The flavor has long been a favorite during the holiday seaso...

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  • Moroccan Nights Spice

    Granville Island Spice Co.
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    Immerse yourself in the enchanting aromas and flavors of the traditional Souk markets of Morocco with Moroccan Nights Spice Rub, a captivating blen...

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  • Anise Seeds

    Granville Island Spice Co.
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    Anise has a fresh, delicate licorice flavour. Native to the Middle East (the Arab name is yanisun), it is widely used throughout Europe, the Middle...

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"The definitive location for all of your exotic cuisine needs, the South China Seas Trading Company does an excellent job of stocking unique items from all over Asia, Latin America, India and the Caribbean."

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"Excellent spot to find otherwise obscure ingredients. I found long peppercorns after a year of searching and real wasabi!"

"I've been shopping at South China Seas for over 20 years and I'm always happy with the selection of products . . . I can always find the sauces and ingredients that I need for my favourite Chinese, Japanese, Indian, and Latin American recipes."