Savory Spice Shop Locations
Palm Desert, California
73-399 El Paseo, #103
Palm Desert, California 92260
P: (760) 346-4372
Southwest corner of Lupine & El Paseo, the next corner West of the Apple Store.
The desert's first locally-owned store for high-quality herbs, spices and blends. Taste what you want, buy what you need!
"Spice of Life" Dinner at The Purple PalmWednesday, February 22, 2017
We are proud to announce a collaboration of Chef Nick Tall and our Manager Gene Ware! This delicious 5-course Chef's Dinner is an event of shared plates - each of the 5 courses inspired by one of our signature spice blends. Please join us at the Purple Palm for this unique dining experience. Check their website to view the menu and to make reservations. Cost is $70 per person - which includes wine pairings and take-home samples of the featured spices.
Class - Make Your Own Corned Beef - Gene WareSunday, February 26, 2017
If you have never made your own corned beef, you will be AMAZED at how delicious it is! Seriously - it could not be easier, and last year it made the most delectable St. Patrick's Day meal we've ever had. You will start your own corned beef (and take the brisket home to finish), learn about curing meats, and get some recipes to make your own amazing dinner on St. Patrick's Day. Class size limited – and we will be closing this class on February 26th so that Chef can prepare. Please register early by calling us at (760) 346-4372. Class fee: $65. NOTE: This is the perfect companion class (and menu option) to Mustard Making Class - scroll up for more info.
Class - Spice 101Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Take a guided tour through the shop: learn about herbs and spices, get some fun facts. Every class is a little different! No charge, but please RSVP so that we know to expect you.
Class - Mustard Making - Gene WareSunday, March 5, 2017
Mustard is something easy to make on your own (well, once Gene has given you all his secrets). Learn the basics of simple mustards and how to make the flavors your own, whether you're looking for something exotic or just to tie together the flavors of your meal. You will leave with recipes, sample jars of mustard, and you'll even make a batch of your own! Class size limited – and we will be closing this class on the 19th so that Chef can prepare.Please register early by calling us at (760) 346-4372. Class fee: $35. NOTE: This is the perfect companion class (and menu option) to Make Your Own Corned Beef - scroll down for more info.
Class - Vanilla 101 w/Gale GandThursday, March 23, 2017
Recently back from a Vanilla Plantation Trip to Tahiti, Chef Gale Gand will explain everything you wanted to know about vanilla, the bean grown from the only orchid that bears edible fruit. She will talk about its origin, how it’s grown, how it’s aged, the 4 main vanilla bean producing regions, the different flavor profiles each variety, and when to use which bean, and how to incorporate them into your cooking. Each attendee will leave with three complimentary samples of vanilla. Attendance is limited to the first 25. Class fee: $25 per person