"The Mistress of Spices ..." Martha Stewart
"The Spice Rack that has everything..."
"The Indiana Jones of Spices..." Eric Ripert, Executive Chef/Co-owner-Le Bernardin
"How cool is she! Globe-trotting diva-is our new favorite Spice Girl ..." Rachael Ray
“Entrepreneur of year—Gourmet’s 20 under 40”
Through her travels to such exotic locales as New Zealand, North Africa, South East Asia, and the Caribbean, to name a few, Nirmala has scoured local markets and remote hillsides for herbs and spices for her company. In this collection of recipes and personal anecdotes, Nirmala includes a thorough glossary of herbs and spices to guide even the most inexperienced cook beyond table salt and pepper.