From the brand
How we got our start?
After researching UK supermarket spice offerings, we saw a clear opportunity to introduce high quality spices at an affordable price. We started with our first order in 2013. We have now grown to a business exporting to over 12 countries.
What makes our product unique?
We source spices from all over the world searching and using the highest quality spices from Pink Himalayan Salt from Pakistan to Saffron from Spain and Pepper from Vietnam.
Why we love what we do?
We are passionate about food and believe that spices are a core ingredient to any dish so quality shouldn’t be a compromise. We love seeing our customers sharing pictures of the dishes they create for family and friends.
Following the ancient trade roads through Asia and the Middle East, Silk Route Spice Company imports the highest quality spices from across the world. Silk Route’s beautiful rose coloured Himalayan Pink Salt is mined from the ancient pink salt deposits below the Himalayan Mountains. Himalayan Salt is an unrefined , raw salt containing no additives ore chemicals. It remains in the same pure form today as when is was formed over two hundred and fifty million years ago. Himalayan Pink Salt naturally contains over 80 essential minerals and trace elements used by the body for maintaining good health and well-being. To detoxify- Simply add 500g to a hot bath and soak away the stresses of the day. For general well-being purposes, use approximately 250g. For Cooking- Pink Salt is a great option as a healthier alternative to processed white salt and helps food taste amazing. Use for cooking the same way you would regular table salt. For convenience , all our salt comes in a resealable stand up pouch and needs no additional container storage.
Himalayan Pink Salt helps promote hydration, helps maintain electrolyte balance, contributes to lowering blood pressure and improving circulation. In addition, Himalayan Pink Salt naturally contains over 80 essential minerals and trace elements used by the body for maintaining good health and well-being.
Explore our range of Himalayan Pink Salt Pouches both in coarse and fine, suitable for both cooking and bathing. We only use the highest quality whole spices from around the world. Taste our Smoked Paprika sourced from the Extremadura Region of Spain or our Turmeric powder from India. Alongside our pouches, try cooking with full range of Spice Grinders from Black peppercorns to sweet and smokey BBQ.
Following the Ancient trade roads through Asia and the Middle East, The Silk Route Spice Company import only the highest quality spices from across the globe. We have spent great time and effort sourcing the finest ingredients from all around the world to deliver to your own kitchen.
About the Startup
Describe your products in 3 words.
How did you come up with the idea for this product?
After seeing poor quality products in the supermarkets, we decided to make high quality products for the everyday home cook. We thought it was important that people who cook at home, to use the best spices to create the best dishes!
What makes your product special?
We fly all around the world to source and hand-picked the best ingredients for our customers. In order to provide them with the best quality.
What has been the best part of your experience?
One of the best parts of our experience is developing a brand that provides high-quality spices from across the globe direct to the customer. As a result of our premium products, receiving positive customer feedback from Europe to the States has been one of the best parts of our experience as a brand. But to also see our customers use the products in their cooking and for them to try new exotic recipes, this is also a gratifying part of our experience.