Welcome to The Spice Tin’s online store. Here you’ll find a wide selection of highest quality spices, herbs and salts. From Adobo to Zhug, it can be found at The Spice Tin! We proudly have over 170 spices, herbs and blends. Our BBQ section has fifteen rubs and blends for your grilling pleasure. Many of these are custom and can only be found at The Spice Tin. In our salt section we have natural sea salts from all over the world, plus a variety of flavor infused sea salts.

SINCE MAY 1, 2009





Jan & Patty

The Spice Tin is the DREAM that began with a visit to a spice store in Chicago years ago. At that time both Patty and Jan were teaching (Jan at Bret Harte High School in Angels Camp and Patty at Avery Middle School). As retirement began to become a reality, Patty pursued that dream, researching and learning about owning a business and fine-tuning what the dream would look like. The goal was to create a community of people who share the love food, creating in the kitchen and travel. As Jan likes to say, “The Spice Tin is about food, fun and friends.”


Travel Stories

The Secret Food Tour of San Francisco

Since traveling abroad has been postponed until it is safer, we thought we would explore our local and not so local food scenes.  Secret Food Tour of the Mission District in San Francisco was a joyful find.  Our guide, Mark, is a fourth-generation San Franciscan, a chef, at one time

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Bounty In Our Backyard

R&R Getaway The anticipation and planning of vacations are one of Jan’s and my favorite past times. We love to immerse ourselves in different cultures and cuisines. It thrills us that our travels abroad have enhanced and expanded The Tin’s spice selection, introducing new spices and dishes to you.   This

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First Squares Food Tour Savannah

Georgia on Our Minds

While sheltering at home last year, Jan and I spent most of our time fantasizing about our next adventure. We decided that it had to be stateside, someplace we’ve never been, known for great food, preferably warm and, if possible, have a seacoast. Historic Savannah, Georgia was our easy choice.

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