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pierino

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added about 5 years ago

I don't know about orris root but I like http://www.culinarydistrict... for things like fennel pollen and porcini mushroom powder. This is the on-line identity of Surfas down in LA (Culver City actually)---combination "gourmet" and restaurant supply.

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AntoniaJames

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added about 5 years ago

What a great resource, pierino! Thanks for posting the link. ;o)

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hardlikearmour

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added about 5 years ago

World Spice Merchants has some great stuff. http://www.worldspice.com...
Mountain Rose Herbs carries orris root in addition to culinary and medicinal herbs. I have not ordered from them. http://www.mountainroseherbs...

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Pegeen

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added about 5 years ago

I also found World Spice to be very good. And their customer service was very helpful when I needed it.

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added about 5 years ago

I think the Arora Creations line is pretty amazing for their organic Indian spices. www.aroracreations.com

I'm pretty sure they do bulk too.

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Diana B

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added about 5 years ago

myspicesage.com With a minimum order, there's always a bonus something-or-other - I usually wait until the bonus is vanilla beans!

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added about 5 years ago

penzeys.com! Penzey's is a family business based here in Milwaukee and they have THE BEST customer service. They are also very good to the community, sponsoring things and giving money. I often wander into their store, become intrigued by some new spice combo I hadn't previously thought of, and then buy it and spend the rest of the day looking for recipes.

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added about 5 years ago

Savory spice shop, they have a store in Princeton and its a godsend for all things spicy & sweet!
http://www.savoryspiceshop...

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QueenSashy

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added about 5 years ago

Kalustyan's. I buy a lot of my spices from their NYC store, but they also have them online http://kalustyans.com/default.... Just checked and they have orris root.

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fiveandspice

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added about 5 years ago

Thank you SO much, everyone, for all these helpful suggestions!

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added about 5 years ago

sfherb.com
Teriffic prices!

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AntoniaJames

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added about 5 years ago

Wow, I'm so glad to know about this. Their spice selection is not extensive, but I like that they sell broken Saigon tea, and you're right -- overall, their prices for teas and spices seem quite reasonable. Thanks for posting the link! ;o)

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added about 3 years ago

Orris Root?! What is that? I'm always looking for unique spices to try. I have been looking for a bulk source for black garlic and I stumbled on the SpiceJungle https://www.spicejungle... - I think they're new. I'm not sure if this thread is still alive or not, but has anyone shopped there before?

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Nancy

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added 10 months ago

As I remember, orris root acts as a preservative. Used it in a recipe for making pomanders (clove studded oranges).

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added about 1 month ago

Hi Myla! You asked this question quite some time ago. But, since I am familiar with the site you are wondering about I thought I would add an answer anyway. I recently placed an order at spicejungle.com for some dried chilis and mushrooms. The products arrived pretty quickly and were absolutely lovely. I also placed an order at their sister site beanilla.com and was equally impressed. I hope this helps!

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added 10 months ago

For organic, authentic Indian spices www.ancientindianspices... Not bulk but extremely original and high quality.

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added about 2 months ago

I ordered mine at https://thespicepeople... they're very awesome. My family love it everytime I cooked for them.

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HalfPint

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added about 1 month ago

I've been using Ebay lately. Not only can I find the more offbeat ones, I can also find my usual suspects in different "cuts" (sorry couldn't think of better terminology). For example, I was able to buy green cardamom seeds, not the whole pod, just the seeds. And soft cinnamon bark from Ceylon, not hard sticks but softer bark which I can crush with my bare hands. My stand-by is Penzey's but they often don't have the more exotic stuff.

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