Mrs Balbir Singh's Gourmet Spice Blends

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Make Amazing Indian Food at Home with the Finest Indian Spice Blends. From India's Award-Winning Godmother of Home Cookery.

Born in 1912 in Punjab, Mrs Balbir Singh was a beloved and celebrated author and chef of the early 20th century. She is widely regarded as one of the most influential cookery writers and teachers of modern India.

Today our small family-owned company's labour of love is to continue Mrs Balbir Singh's legacy by bringing you a range of gourmet spice blends made to the recipes of this icon of the culinary world, so you too can easily cook some of the best Indian food in your own home.

My grandmother was a pioneering female-force in the art of Indian cookery. She was one of the very early foodie mumpreneurs at a time and place it wasn't easy at all, which is why I’m so proud and excited to have started a company that celebrates her achievements and world-firsts. In doing so I aim to take her legacy and what is a special part of India’s culinary heritage to an even wider audience.

Pallavi and grandmother Mrs Balbir SinghMrs Balbir Singh's Gourmet Indian Spice BlendsMrs Balbir Singh's Gourmet Indian Spice Blend Gift Set
Mrs Balbir Singh's Original Garam Masala
The Finest Spice Blends

The Perfect Gift for Foodies

Handcrafted in Artisan Batches. Proper Indian, Made Easy. ALL NATURAL | GLUTEN-FREE | VEGAN-FRIENDLY

I've created these gourmet spice blend gifts for me and my family to honour and stay connected with my grandma, while helping people experience and enjoy truly authentic homestyle Indian food.

We've only just started on a mouthwatering discovery of her quintessential recipes and we invite you to join us on what we know will be a very special and tasty journey.

Our top grade spices are expertly sourced, fresh-ground, and blended in small artisanal batches in the UK. We then pack our masalas into our eco-friendly tins and ship the four-pack in a foil-stamped gift box containing an introduction to Mrs Balbir Singh and authentic recipe cards, making them the perfect gift for any lover of Indian food!

It's not only my responsibility but a privilege to keep her legacy alive, and a great pleasure to bring you many of her finest recipes and spice blends.

I hope everyone who tries them enjoys!

With love

Pallavi

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Reviews

  • "I had a cheeky Rogan Josh the night before last using your spice blends, and it was absolutely fantastic. Couldn't have been easier!"
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    Jonny Brewer

  • "I've just had an exceptional experience using your unique spice blends for one of Mrs Balbir Singh’s famous recipes. I used the Shahi Chicken Masala and Original Garam Masala to make the most delicious dish. "
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    Julian Spencer

  • "Mrs Balbir Singh is the Mrs Beeton or Julia Child of India. To many of us chefs she represents the big bang moment of modern India's home-cooking movement. I picked up the package from the Post Office this morning. Thank you so much. I can't wait to play with them, and will let you know how I get on. Simon Majumdar Food Writer, Author & Broadcaster "
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    Simon Majumdar

  • "What a wonderful box of Mrs Balbir Singh's spices. It is a very impressive boxful and I can't wait to try all the recipes - they sound delicious. I love all the literature, the presentation is so good and I will certainly recommend them to everyone. I am thrilled to have it!"
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    Jane - London

Press Comments

"- MADHUR JAFFREY "The only book that could produce food that tasted like real North Indian food” "
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Jul 2018

"- CYRUS TODIWALA, OBE "Almost every chef of my generation has a special bond with Mrs Balbir Singh's Indian Cookery." "
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Jul 2018

TASTE MAGAZINE

"The best Indian cookbooks ever, as judged by the experts. - THE TELEGRAPH (UK)"
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Apr 2018

THE TELEGRAPH (UK)

"Mrs Balbir Singh's Indian Cookery is the gold standard of Indian cooking. - COLLEEN TAYLOR SEN"
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Jul 2018

Delivery

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