About using Spices

It is to common for spices to be neglected in dark drawers and carelessly sprinkled into boiling pots. A few...
It is to common for spices to be neglected in dark drawers and carelessly sprinkled into boiling pots. A few general rules can help you make the most of the spices in your pantry and rediscover what they can do for you. There is generally a shelf life of one to two years for whole spices. By the time they reach that point, their oils will have dissipated, and their flavor will have been greatly diminished. In-ground spices and essential...
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Our Journey

The tale of Pirate Mike’s began in 1985 when it was founded by Mike and Julie Asaad, who continue to...
The tale of Pirate Mike’s began in 1985 when it was founded by Mike and Julie Asaad, who continue to be the proud owners. Under the Mermaid Spice brand, we present the freshest spices, unique blends, rice varieties, food bases, gourmet delicacies, and premium nuts.  Our spices are meticulously sourced from across the globe, adhering to vegan, Kosher, and Halal standards. We boast a diverse range of gourmet selections suitable for both your culinary endeavors and home enjoyment.
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About Pirate Mikes

Pirate Mike’s collaborates with international suppliers to deliver the highest-quality spices and gourmet items from various corners of the world....
Pirate Mike’s collaborates with international suppliers to deliver the highest-quality spices and gourmet items from various corners of the world. We have a specialization in providing both Kosher and Halal ingredients. Our offerings encompass an array of spice blends, rice mixtures, rubs, hot sauces, and exquisite vanilla products. Co-founder Mike Asaad’s extensive travels have led him to uncover trade secrets and unearth hidden gems worldwide, fueling his passion for crafting innovative, cutting-edge items.
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