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Rumi Spice in the News

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They Served. Now, Inspired by What They Saw, They Sell.

May 30, 2022

Mother’s Day Gift Guide: Best Ethically-Sourced Spice Blends

April 20, 2022

The Most Unique Mother's Day Gifts to Celebrate Every Type of Mom

April 12, 2022

Level Up Your Pantry With These Gorgeous Spices

April 1, 2022

Why Is Saffron So Expensive?

March 21, 2022

What is Black Cumin and How Spicy Is It?

February 27, 2022

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The Secret Ingredient Chef Jose Garces Adds to Aioli

August 16, 2021

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Our 12 favorite places to buy spices online

August 6, 2021


Father's Day Gift Guide: The Best Culinary Gifts for Avid Travelers

June 7, 2021

Where to Buy Global Pantry Ingredients Online

April 22, 2020

10 Amazing Specialty Spices You Can Order Online Right Now

April 8, 2020

Where to Buy Your Favorite Pantry Staples Online

April 4, 2020


15 Innovative Products You Missed at Expo West

March 6, 2020

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Drop by drop': How a trio of former Army engineer officers created an Afghan spice business

January 14, 2020


Women-Led Food & Beverage Companies To Watch In 2020

December 13, 2019

NPR Weekend Edition

Afghan Saffron Coming to US Stores

July 14, 2018


Chobani Yogurt Taps Chicago's Rumi Spice for Food Incubator Program

September 26, 2017

Chicago's Rumi Spice is helping Afghan women through saffron

November 29, 2017

Christopher Kimball's Milk Street

Beyonce, Saffron, and the New Women Farmers of Afghanistan

August 18, 2017

The problem for the world's most expensive spice

September 13, 2017

 san francisco chronicle

Veterans find a way to help Afghans, without the use of guns

July 18, 2017

These 10 Great Online Specialty Food Stores Have Everything

June 19, 2017


Why billionaire Mark Cuban invested in an Afghan saffron start-up run by veterans on 'Shark Tank'

May 6, 2017

Chicago Tribune

Army vets' Afghanistan saffron business grows on Chicago's South Side

April 26, 2016

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A Start-Up Turns to Saffron to Help Afghanistan Regrow

August 10, 2016


Could the fix for Afghanistan's opium economy be in your pantry?

April 20, 2015


How Afghanistan Vets are Trying to Cultivate Peace Through Saffron

December 8, 2014