Festive Spice Seasoning

This versatile spice blend will have you feeling the warmth of the holidays in every dish.

Submitted By: Vitamix

Makes: 300 g (1¼ cup)

Total Time: 5 Minutes

Difficulty: Easy


  • 3 cinnamon sticks
  • 2 Tablespoons crystalised ginger
  • ¾ teaspoon ground cardamom
  • 3 Tablespoons salt
  • 1 Tablespoon pink peppercorns
  • 1½ teaspoon whole cloves
  • 50 g (½ cup) dried orange peel
  • 110 g (½ cup) light brown sugar, packed


  1. Place all ingredients into the Vitamix container in the order listed and secure lid.
  2. Select Variable 1.
  3. Start the machine, slowly increase to its highest speed.
  4. Blend for 30 seconds or until desired consistency is reached, using the tamper to push ingredients into the blades, if needed.


Mixed peppercorns can be substituted if unable to find pink peppercorns.

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