: በርበሬ berberē
: በርበረ berbere
) is a spice
mixture whose ingredients usually include chile peppers
berries, and ajwain
(also mistakenly known as bishop's weed). It is a key ingredient in the cuisines of Ethiopia
Berbere sometimes includes herbs and spices that are less well known internationally, including both cultivated plants and those that grow wild in Ethiopia, for example Aframomum corrorima (Braun) Jansen and long pepper.
- Mitmita, another Ethiopian spice mixture