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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. 
  • Amchur Mango Powder Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.
    Amchur Mango Powder Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Amchur Mango Powder

    Granville Island Spice Co.
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    Amchur is dried and powdered green mango. It has a fruity, intensely tart flavour, and is used to add acidity to a dish without adding moisture. It...

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  • Anardana (Pomegranate Seed) Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.
    Anardana (Pomegranate Seed) Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Anardana, Pomegranate Seeds

    Granville Island Spice Co.
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    Pomegranate Seeds or otherly known as Anardana are a great way to add some tart flavor and crunch to your dishes. These pomegranate seeds are picke...

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  • Black Peppercorns Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.
    Black Peppercorns Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.
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    Black Peppercorns

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    Granville Island Spice Co. Peppercorns are the perfect way to add flavor to any dish. These black peppercorns have a robust, peppery flavor that wi...

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  • Black Peppercorns, Organic Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.
    Black Peppercorns, Organic Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.
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    Black Peppercorns, Organic

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    Granville Island Spice Co. Peppercorns are the perfect way to add flavor to any dish. These black peppercorns have a robust, peppery flavor that wi...

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  • Candied Fennel Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.
    Candied Fennel Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Candied Fennel

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    Our candied fennel is a delightful combination of the licorice-like flavor of fennel and the sweetness of sugar. We use only premium fennel seeds a...

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

    Caraway Seeds

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

    Black Cardamom

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    Indulge your senses in the captivating allure of our premium black cardamom. With its bold and robust character, this distinguished spice offers a ...

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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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  • Cinnamon Ground, Korintje, Organic Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.
    Cinnamon Ground, Korintje, Organic Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Korintje Cinnamon Powder, Organic

    Granville Island Spice Co.
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    Our Korintje cinnamon is a warm, sweet spice with a mild and delicate flavor that's perfect for adding a touch of sweetness to your favorite dishes...

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  • Cinnamon Ground, Saigon, Organic South China Seas - South China Seas Trading Co.
    Cinnamon Ground, Saigon, Organic South China Seas - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Saigon Cinnamon, Organic

    Granville Island Spice Co.
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    Our Saigon cinnamon is a rich and flavorful spice with a bold and intense taste that's perfect for adding depth and warmth to your dishes. Sourced ...

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  • Organic Ground Cloves Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.
    Organic Ground Cloves Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Ground Cloves, Organic

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    Our ground cloves are a bold and aromatic spice sourced from the dried flower buds of the clove tree. With a warm and intense flavor that's slightl...

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  • Organic Curry Powder,  Salt Free South China Seas - South China Seas Trading Co.
    Organic Curry Powder,  Salt Free South China Seas - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Organic Curry Powder, Salt Free

    Granville Island Spice Co.
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    Our salt-free curry powder, inspired by the rich flavors of traditional curry, offers a delicious taste experience without the need for added salt....

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  • Deggi Mirch Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.
    Deggi Mirch Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Deggi Mirch

    Granville Island Spice Co.
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    A Vibrant Delight in Indian Cuisine. Discover the allure of Deggi Mirch, a captivating blend of ground dried chilies that adds a burst of color a...

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  • Monsoon Coast Durban Curry Monsoon Coast - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Monsoon Coast Durban Curry

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    Durban Curry is a delicious, authentic South African curry made with chicken, onions, tomatoes and traditional spices. It can be prepared in minut...

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  • Fennel Seed South China Seas - South China Seas Trading Co.
    Fennel Seed South China Seas - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Fennel Seed

    Granville Island Spice Co.
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    Fennel (Foeniculum vulgare) seeds, an aromatic delight, contribute a warm, spicy, and unmistakable licorice flavor and fragrance to a wide range o...

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  • Fenugreek Seeds, Organic Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.
    Fenugreek Seeds, Organic Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Fenugreek Seeds, Organic

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    Fenugreek (trigonella foenum-graecum) seeds add a nutty, bitter, bean-like flavour and a distinctive sharp, musky fragrance to Indian curries, spic...

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  • Garam Masala Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.
    Garam Masala Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Garam Masala

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    Garam Masala is a traditional Indian blend of spices. Some even regard it as the linchpin of a diverse range of dishes, including curries ad butter...

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  • Kalonji

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    Indulge in Kalonji, also known as nigella sativa, boasting a captivating sweet and nutty taste complemented by a beguiling resinous floral aroma. ...

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  • Monsoon Coast Moghul Curry Powder Monsoon Coast - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Monsoon Coast Moghul Curry Powder

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    This Curry is a unique and delicious curry powder that will add flavour to any dish. It is made with a blend of flavorful spices that will tantali...

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  • Monsoon Balti Spice Mix Monsoon Coast - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Monsoon Coast Balti Spice Mix

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    This versatile North West Indian-influenced mixture adds zest to soups, stews, veggies and more. Ingredients: Coriander, cumin, cardamom, fennel, m...

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  • Monsoon Coast Tandoori Monsoon Coast - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Monsoon Coast Tandoori

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    Tandoori Masala (“Tandoor Spice”) is a blend featuring the spices beloved in Northern India which the locals chose for Tandoor roasting. The blend ...

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  • Mustard Seeds, Red Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.
    Mustard Seeds, Red Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Mustard Seeds, Red

    Granville Island Spice Co.
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    This timeless spice boasts a rich history that adds a unique depth to your culinary creations. Harvested with care and expertise, these red mustard...

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  • Peppercorns, 5 Color Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.
    Peppercorns, 5 Color Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Peppercorns, 5 Color

    Granville Island Spice Co.
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    Discover the vibrancy of Granville Island Co. Coloured Peppercorns – an assortment that adds captivating flavor dimensions and a visual feast to yo...

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  • Smoked Black Peppercorn Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Smoked Black Peppercorns

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    The South China Seas Black Peppercorn is a high-quality pepper that is perfect for use in any dish. It has a strong flavour and aroma that will ad...

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  • Turmeric Powder, Organic Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.
    Turmeric Powder, Organic Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Turmeric Powder, Organic

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    Turmeric powder is a versatile ingredient that has many benefits for the body. It can be used to add flavor to dishes or as a natural remedy for va...

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  • Himalayan Pink Salt Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Himalayan Pink Salt

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    Granville Island Spice Co. Salt Himalayan Pink salt is a type of unrefined salt that is harvested from the Khewra Salt Mine in Pakistan. It is a na...

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  • Monsoon Coast Garam Masala Punjabi Garam Masala Monsoon Coast - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Monsoon Coast Punjabi Garam Masala

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    Punjabi Garam Masala is a unique and flavourful blend of spices that is perfect for adding flavor to any dish. This masala has a robust and spicy...

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  • Gift Set - Indian Spice

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    Granville Island Spice Co. Indian Spice set includes three spices to get you started on your Indian cuisine adventures. We included Madras Curry Po...

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  • Goan Vindaloo Monsoon Coast - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Monsoon Coast Goan Vindaloo

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    Let’s talk delicious heat! Goa, the west Indian tropical state, once a Portuguese colony, has a cuisine reflecting both traditions. Vindaloos, from...

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  • White Pepper, Organic, Ground South China Seas - South China Seas Trading Co.
    White Pepper, Organic, Ground South China Seas - South China Seas Trading Co.
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    White Pepper, Organic, Ground

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    White pepper is allowed to fully ripen on the vine, and ultimately yields a whiter, cleaner pepper. It has a less pungent flavor, and is slightly m...

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  • All you need Salt & Pepper Set - Holiday Giftbox Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.
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    All you need Salt & Pepper Set - Holiday Giftbox

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    Discover new twists to salt and pepper with this variety of flavours and colours. Contains: Fire Salt, Tuscan Truffle Salt, Hawaiian Black Salt, S...

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  • Around the world Spice - Holiday Giftbox Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.
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    Around the world Spice - Holiday Giftbox

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    Take a culinary trip around the globe. This is a small collection of some of our bestsellers. contains: black peppercorns, bangkok spice, jamaican ...

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  • Cinnamon Sticks, Ceylon Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.
    Cinnamon Sticks, Ceylon Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Cinnamon Sticks, Ceylon

    Granville Island Spice Co.
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    Explore the rich and aromatic world of spices with Granville Island Spice Co's Ceylon Cinnamon Sticks. These organic cinnamon sticks bring a touch ...

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  • White Pepper Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.

    White Pepper Ground

    Granville Island Spice Co.
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    Uncover the subtle yet captivating essence of Granville Island Spice Co's Ground White Pepper. This versatile spice offers a milder alternative to ...

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  • Madras Curry Powder Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.
    Madras Curry Powder Granville Island Spice Co. - South China Seas Trading Co.

    Madras Curry Powder

    Granville Island Spice Co.
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    Madras Curry Powder is an extremely versatile powder with an earthy and fragrant taste. An Essential Spice in Indian cooking, our Madras Curry Powd...

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  • Whole Cloves

    Granville Island Spice Co.
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    Experience the distinct warmth and aromatic allure of Granville Island Spice Co's Whole Cloves. These small, dried flower buds bring a unique blend...

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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."