Allspice is made from the berries of the Pimenta dioica tree, dried and ground while they are unripe. The Pimenta dioica tree can be found in Jamaica, Guatemala and Honduras, according to Spice Advice. More » Food Food Facts Herbs & Spices

Allspice is the harvested and dried berry of the Jamaican pepper tree. The spice has the flavors of cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves, juniper and peppercorn. It is not a combination of many spices, but is pure ground Jamaican be... More » Food Food Facts Herbs & Spices

Allspice is the name given to the dried ground fruits of the Pimenta dioica plant. A large quantity of allspice is produced in Jamaica. As such, the spice is known in some regions as Jamaica pepper, although Guatemala an... More »

For sauces or baked goods that require a slightly sweet element, it is possible to substitute ground cloves with other spices like nutmeg, cinnamon and allspice. Replacing ground cloves with one of these spices is done i... More »

If the absence of apple pie spice for a recipe, blend 1/2 teaspoon of cinnamon, 1/4 teaspoon of nutmeg and 1/8 teaspoon of allspice. Add a pinch each of clove, ginger and cardamom to taste. More »

Achiote paste is a paste of annatto seeds, cumin, pepper, allspice and nutmeg used in traditional Mexican cooking since Mayan times. Cooks use it as a sauce, marinade or rub to add flavor to pork, fish, poultry or rice. ... More » Food Food Facts Herbs & Spices

The typical ingredients for apple pie spice are cinnamon, nutmeg and cardamom, while some recipes also call for allspice and ginger. For the simplest recipe, combine 4 teaspoons of cinnamon, 2 teaspoons of nutmeg and 1 t... More »