Skip to content
Spend $50, save 10% | Spend $100, save 20%
Spend $50, save 10% | Spend $100, save 20%

Mustard Seeds, Yellow, Organic

Sold out
Original price $9.95 - Original price $9.95
Original price
$9.95
$9.95 - $9.95
Current price $9.95
Size: 84 g / 2.96 oz
Whole mustard seeds are important in South Asian cuisine where generous quantities are added to the oil or butter in which vegetables are to be fried or which will used to begin the process of making a curry. Since mirosinase, the enzyme that produces the bitingly hot, sinus-opening impact of mustard, is only activated by water, this technique produces a delicious, slightly piquant, nutty flavour rather than heat. Mustard seeds explode in hot oil - hold a lid above the pan to prevent them from flying all over the kitchen!
About South China Seas

About South China Seas

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. 

"The definitive location for all of your exotic cuisine needs, the South China Seas Trading Company does an excellent job of stocking unique items from all over Asia, Latin America, India and the Caribbean."

"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."