Herb and Spice Combinations for a Variety of Foods

Refer to the following table for common combinations of various herbs and spices with a variety of foods.
This is only a guide, and feel free to experiment with your own combinations


FOOD

Beef


Pork



Lamb


Poultry



Fish



Fruit


Green Beans

Beets

Broccoli

Carrots

Cucumbers

Eggplant

Mushrooms

Peas

Potatoes


Squash

Tomato


Rice

SEASONING

Bay leaf, cayenne, chili, curry, dill, ginger, mustard, paprika, marjoram, oregano, parsley, rosemary, thyme

Allspice, basil, cardamom, cloves, curry, ginger, marjoram, mustard, oregano, paprika, parsley, rosemary, sage, savory, thyme

Basil, cardamom, curry, dill, mace, marjoram, mint, oregano, paprika, rosemary, turmeric

Allspice, anise, bay leaf, cayenne, curry, dill, ginger, marjoram, mustard, nutmeg, paprika, parsley, pepper, sage, savory, tarragon, thyme

Allspice, anise, basil, bay leaf, cayenne, chives, curry, dill, fennel, ginger, marjoram, nutmeg, oregano, paprika, parsley, tarragon, thyme

Allspice, anise, cinnamon, cloves, curry, ginger, mace, mint, nutmeg

Dill, marjoram, nutmeg, oregano

Allspice, nutmeg

Mustard, nutmeg, sage

Dill, nutmeg, parsley, rosemary, thyme

Basil, dill, parsley

Oregano, parsley

Garlic, sage

Marjoram, mint

Chives, cumin, dill, fennel, mace, parsley, rosemary, tarragon

Cardamom, ginger, nutmeg

Allspice, basil, cloves, cumin, fennel, marjoram, oregano, parsley

Chives, cumin, curry, nutmeg, parsley, saffron, turmeric

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