Every fall, farmers and workers utilize great skill and knowledge to harvest and process premium Rumi Spice Afghan saffron - known as one of the highest in quality in the world. Learn more about the 2020 saffron harvest in Herat.
The craft of olive wood working in Tunisia is tied to the history of olive cultivation that goes back thousands of years to ancient Carthage. Learn more about the history and important role olives play in the daily life and culture of Tunisians.
Cumin is one of the most popular spices in the world. After black pepper, cumin is the most-used spice on Earth and for good reason - it is flavorful and delicious. Not only does cumin smell and taste delightful, it may provide a variety of benefits.
For the past year, our team has been hard at work spreading the word about using spices as a force for good. In 2019 alone, our team witnessed an amazing amount of progress for the people of Afghanistan. This year, our team was able to employ and change the lives of a total of 3750 women in Afghanistan, most of whom are widows, and 335 Afghan farmers. We couldn’t do this without the continued loyalty and support of an amazing community like you.
May 5th marks a very important day in our company’s history. No not Cinco de Mayo! (Although that is a fun holiday to celebrate with good food and drink). May 5th marks the anniversary of when our team appeared on ABC’s Shark Tank. In honor of our Shark Tank anniversary, read a recap of our episode, learn what the Rumi Spice team has been up to after Shark Tank, and find out about our newest investment!