Cumin Recipes

Cumin is essential to chili, taco seasoning, tikka masala, and so much more. Find the recipes here.

Staff Picks

Curried Cumin Potatoes

Rating: 4 stars 93
A flavorful side dish of Indian cuisine. This dish blends the mild flavor of cumin with the unrelenting spice of curry. A truly engaging dish.

Chili Cumin Stuffed Chicken Breasts

Rating: 4 stars 46
This is a Tex-Mex twist on stuffed chicken breasts. Chicken breasts are slow cooked with green and red peppers, tomato, cilantro, and cheese.

Grilled Spicy Lamb Burgers

Rating: 4.5 stars 176
Something new for all the grill-daddies! An EASY burger to make, and guests rave over this one.

Coriander and Cumin Rubbed Pork Chops

Rating: 4.5 stars 210
Chops rubbed with a simple but flavorful spice and garlic mixture. For an even more potent result, toast and grind the spices yourself.

Boilermaker Tailgate Chili

Rating: 5 stars 7809
Ground beef, sausage, beans, and tons of spice make a real crowd-pleaser.

Authentic Mole Sauce

Rating: 4.5 stars 74
Authentic mole sauce made with hot chiles, spices, and rich chocolate.

Prize Winning Baby Back Ribs

Rating: 4.5 stars 743
Baby back ribs, seasoned with a cumin, chili powder, and paprika spice rub, are slow-cooked on your grill over indirect heat until fall-off-the-bone tender.

Ground Turkey Taco Meat

Rating: 4.5 stars 178
Flavorful seasoned ground turkey that's great in tacos or baked potatoes.

Turkish Chicken Kebabs

Rating: 5 stars 123
I'd like to think that all the chicken coming off American grills this summer will be as tasty, juicy, and tender as these Turkish chicken kebabs. By using a flavorful, yogurt-based marinade, like the one seen herein, even inexperienced grillers can produce impressive results. I'm not sure how 'Turkish' this is--it's loosely based on a lamb marinade I've used for a long time.

Taco Bell® Seasoning Copycat

Rating: 4.5 stars 108
Taco Bell® copycat taco seasoning.

Chicken Seasoning Blend

Rating: 4.5 stars 176
A DIY chicken rub that's so easy! Just mix these common herbs and spices.

Easy Taco Seasoning Mix

Rating: 4.5 stars 48
Easy taco mix. This is equal to a 1 1\4 ounce package of commercial taco seasoning.

Inspiration and Ideas

Homemade Black Bean Veggie Burgers
Rating: Unrated 3706
You will never want to eat frozen veggie burgers again. These are so easy, and you'll be proud to have created such a vegetarian delight.
Chicken Makhani (Indian Butter Chicken)
Rating: Unrated 1333
Chicken Makhani is a favorite Indian dish with a bold, full-flavored sauce.
Lamb Tagine
Rating: Unrated 356
Slow-Cooker Chicken Tortilla Soup
Rating: 4.5 stars 5552

A quick, no-fuss version of chicken tortilla soup! All you do is put everything into the slow cooker, and turn it on. Then garnish with baked corn tortilla strips!