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Traditional Spice of the Indigenous Mapuche Tribe
Smoked Goat Horn Chile, Coriander, Cumin, and Salt
Made in Chile
Versatile Spice Blend in Small Classy Bottle With Cork
Used to Season Meats, Seafood, Cheese, and Soups
Merquen (also spelled merken), a traditional spice of the indigenous Mapuche people of Chile.The spice is a ground mixture of dried and smoked aji cacho de cabra (goat's horn red pepper), cumin, coriander seeds, and salt. Merquen is fast becoming embraced by many national and international chefs for use in new and exciting cuisines. Merquen has been highlighted in Fine Cooking, Men's Health, and The L.A. This paprika-like blend adds a warm depth, intense smoky flavor, and a fragrant aroma to everything from soups and dips to meat, poultry, seafood and vegetables.
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