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Seven Spices


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Seven Spices

KaimukiMan | | Aug 11, 2009 11:09 AM

This is a proposed modification to the 15 ingredients list. If you were allowed to have seven spices as "freebies" to open up your 15 ingredients list, what would those 7 spices be? For the purposes of this thread I am not considering alliums (onions, shallots, garlic, etc.) as spices, those would have to stay in your ingredient list.)

Im thinking mine would be:

1. Salt
2. Pepper
3. Sugar
4. Cinnamon
5. Basil
6. Oregano
7. Mustard

how does your list affect your 15 items?

Mine would now look like this

1. beef
2. chicken
3. milk
4. eggs
5. beans (yes cheating a bit, probably pinto if i have to pick one)
6. rice
7. corn
8. flour
9. carrot
10. onion
11. garlic
12. peppers (pushing the limits here too, red bell if i need to pick)
13. tomatoes
14. lemon
15. seven spices

Still not easy. I want to add pork, fish, and some kind of greens-probably spinach, and a fruit-maybe banana or apple. I know that those settling the west had to do with a whole lot less, makes you appreciate their lives - even if they did supplement their diet with what they found along the way.