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James Martin cooks with Shemin’s on BBC1

“A curry to beat any takeaway in 15 minutes. Now that’s magic.” – James Martin – Celebrity Chef
What an exciting time for Shemin’s! We had the BBC come round …

Six 2021 Great Taste Gold Awards!

We are proud to say we have won 6 Gold Stars at the 2021 Great Taste Awards! That brings our total up to 30 Great Taste Gold Stars! One of …

Dame Judi Dench – Shemin’s mixing with the stars!

What a pleasure meeting Dame Judi Dench at Priory Farm Food Fair and even more of a pleasure to hear she ‘has a pack of Shemin’s in the fridge’! She …

New! Shemin’s Mango Chutney

How to use Shemin’s Mango Chutney?
 

Add into your curry, adding a tablespoon or two of our mango chutney into your curry adds a great flavour without making …

Shemin’s Story

Truly Authentic Products

(Shemin – second from the left)
“When growing up in Kampala, Uganda, I always loved to be in the kitchen helping to prepare delicious food with …

Perfect Spring Recipes

For me, spring recipes are all about freshness and zing! We’re just on our way out of the bitter winter where the dinner table has been mostly populated by soups, …

shemins lamb curry

Cook the Winter and Lockdown Blues Away!

Cook the winter and lockdown blues away with these warm, spicy and comforting recipes. Pair with a good movie and a glass of red!

 
Slow Cooked Lamb & …

NEW! Goan Indian Curry Paste

Our new Goan Indian Curry Paste is an authentic, 100% natural mix of Indian spices and herbs, that will take you to the palm fringed, sunny shores of Goa with …

shemins tempering spices

Using Spices in Indian Cooking aka Tempering

Tempering of spices is a traditional method to extract the full flavour from spices. It is also known as “Tadka”. It captures and maintains the essence
and aroma of the …

How to use Shemin’s Spice Blends

To create our superb selection of spice blends we have focused on blending pure ingredients like mint leaves and rose petals for our Middle Eastern blend, together with some wonderful aromatic …

Shemin’s Reaches Finals of The Great British Food Awards 2019

Celebrations! We got to the finals of The Great British Food Awards! Launched in 2014 to celebrate the country’s finest home-grown ingredients and our Medium Indian Curry Paste has got …

Shemin’s Slimming World and Healthy Recipes

I have got four of my favourite slimming world recipes to share, all with 0 syns. These recipes are also all low on calories, so perfect for any diet.
All …

Jay Rayner at Harrogate Food Show

Such a fan of Mr Jay Rayner. Love his tweets! Was great to meet him at the Harrogate Food Show. We are still waiting for your review Jay… (as we …