Bland, be gone.

Oaktown Spice Shop in Oakland, California has long been an inspiration to our Food52 kitchen. The cozy shop is known for its hand-mixed speciality spice and herb blends—one trip to Oaktown and your cooking shall never be deemed boring or bland again! Now take home the “Best of”, four of Oaktown’s most popular picks. You’ll receive one bottle each of their Persian Lime Curry Rub, Shichimi Togarashi, Better Than Everything Bagel Spice Blend, and Cyprus Citron Flake Sea Salt.

Persian Lime Curry Rub contains coriander, mustard, turmeric, fenugreek, cumin, cayenne, ginger, cassia, black pepper, cardamom, clove, black lemon, fenugreek leaf and shallots; Shichimi Togarashi contains black sesame, white sesame, poppy, chile flakes, orange zest, citric acid, szechuan, and nori; Better Than Everything Bagel Spice Blend contains flake sea salt, minced garlic, roasted garlic, minced onion, rosemary, brown mustard, dill seed, fennel seed, and black Pepper; Cyprus Citron Flake Sea Salt contains flake sea salt and lemon.