The holidays are right around the corner and if you are starting your holiday shopping, remember a few things: if possible, shop local, support small businesses and use your purchasing dollars to give back to a worthy cause like Rumi Spice.
When you purchase a Rumi Spice product, you are helping the local Afghan farmers, women, and their families while bolstering the country’s economy, agricultural and manufacturing infrastructure. If you aren’t sure which items make the best gifts, check out our holiday gift guide below.
Holiday Gift: The Ultimate Foodie
If you have someone in your life who is always up on the latest food trends and newest restaurant openings? Then you have an ultimate foodie in your life and our Cumin Spice Blend Box is the perfect holiday gift for them! This holiday gift comes complete with all four of our Wild Black Cumin spice blends:
- Southwest Chili Cumin Spice Blend
- Ethiopian Berbere Cumin Spice Blend
- Mexican Adobo Cumin Spice Blend
- Persian Gulf Baharat Cumin Spice Blend
Holiday Gift: The World Traveler
Do you have family and friends who are always jet setting to new lands both local and foreign? Then you have a world traveler in your life. This holiday season, give them the flavors of the world with our Flavors of the World Gift Set. This worldly inspired bundle includes:
- Sweet & Smoky Paella Spice Blend: reminiscent of the Spanish coastline
- Ethiopian Berbere Cumin Spice Blend: captures the cuisine of Ethiopia
- Kabul Piquant Chicken Spice Blend: highlights the flavors of Afghanistan
Mexican Adobo Cumin Spice Blend: the taste of Mexican cooking
Holiday Gift: Hosts and Hostesses
This holiday season, you may be attending multiple parties with family members and friends, so be sure not to show up empty handed. Our saffron makes for the perfect host or hostess gift. Known as “red gold” and “the queen of all spices,” saffron is worth its weight in gold. As the world’s most coveted spice, the bright red stigmas of the saffron flower are handpicked to preserve the delicate aroma and flavor of this precious flower. Always sustainably-farmed and ethically sourced, each Rumi Spice purchase contributes to a more stable and peaceful Afghanistan.
Tip: This gift is perfect for holiday stocking stuffers.
Holiday Gift: Top Chef or Aspiring Top Chef
If you have co-workers, family, friends who consider themselves a top chef (or aspiring top chef), then this Rumi Spice Saffron Spice Blend box is perfect for them. A special and unique holiday gift, this spice blend box includes all four of our artisanal and hand-crafted spice blends including:
- Afghan Curry Braise
- Kabul Piquant Chicken Saffron Spice Blend
- Paella Spice Blend
- Traditional Mulling Spice Blend
All of these spice blends feature the world’s finest saffron, direct from Afghan farmers. This gift is sure to keep all of the culinary cooks in your life busy creating delicious dishes.
Holiday Gift: Your Boss or Employer
Can’t think of what to get your boss or employer this holiday season? Give the gift of the most exotic spice in the world with this Ultimate Rumi Gift Box. Whether your boss is new to saffron or is in love with this one of a kind spice, they will love this thoughtful and tasty holiday gift. This gift set includes the following saffron items:
No matter who you shop for this holiday season, remember to shop local (if possible), support small businesses and use your purchasing dollars to give back to a worthy cause. Remember, all purchases made from Rumi Spice contributes to a more stable and peaceful Afghanistan. Won’t you help us lay the foundation for peace one spice at a time?
Happy holidays everyone!