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The colours of flavour !!

By Chinga
The colours of flavour !! Spices, aroma, taste and beauty... (Travelogue shots)
A spice can be a seed, fruit, root, bark, or other plant substance primarily used for flavouring, colouring, spicing or preserving food. It's a must! In 1498 the Portuguese explorer "Vasco-da-Gama" reached the Indian shores bringing with him a special pungent and rather hot spice. Chilli was brought to Asia by Portuguese !! We still cook with it all the time ... Back home in Portugal we call it: "Piri Piri"... Thank you for all your votes for the Wall art yesterday... Isabel GrinGrin

Tags: Photo journalism General Colours Textures Travelogue images The colours of flavour Spicing it

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Tooma Plus
5 2.2k 3 Scotland
22 May 2020 1:52AM
A gorgeously colourful set of pics, Isabel. Well done that girl. 😎 I love spices and herbs - great for food and good health.
Daisymaye Plus
12 23 19 Canada
22 May 2020 1:53AM
What a great series to show.. All so colourful and I'm sure flavourful. Captured really well Isabel.
dimalexa 4 5 Greece
22 May 2020 1:58AM
A few hours earlier I uploaded to a Greek Photo-site a photo with colorful spices, but in transparent bags, and at the same time I was remembering the fantastic spectacle I saw in the spice market of Baghdad, in 1980. Something unforgettable! And now I look at your fantastic set all these I had in my mind earlier. A top colorful collection, Isabel! I like all your photos!
Dimitris
22 May 2020 2:08AM
An interesting collection of these spices of different textures and colours, I'm sure the aromas are interesting as well, great images.
taggart Plus
16 47 14 United States
22 May 2020 2:09AM
It is your first version that I find most beautiful! All are colorful and bring back al sorts of thoughts re: cooking and visual joy!

and--we learned while visiting Portugal---Portugal has given the world so much--including Chili! Olive oil, wine, and Harry Potter!
22 May 2020 3:40AM
I love cooking , and tpkooking st these photos makes my mouth water. Great Images, Isabel.

Makes me also think of the spice bazaar in Istanbul.

Peter
22 May 2020 5:24AM
The spices of life, Isabel. a beautiful colourful set.
Mike
22 May 2020 5:25AM
A excellent set of colourful assortment spices and write up Isabel.
Jeff. SmileSmileSmile
AlfieK Plus
4 1 1 United Kingdom
22 May 2020 6:30AM
Colour and texture - a fantastic collection of images Isabel. SmileSmileSmileSmile
Alfie
johnke Plus
8 227 16 England
22 May 2020 6:36AM
Beautiful colors and flavors Isabel, these spices soon spread to Africa and can still be purchased anywhere. Even Nando's Chicken is from South Africa but has Portuguese roots, yummy yummy.....John
sawsengee Plus
14 6 40 Malaysia
22 May 2020 7:10AM
lovely spices & colours.......my favourite is tumeric powder making tea of it with milk Smile
22 May 2020 7:20AM
Lovely set Isabel, just wish they came with the smells as well. Having said that ,I think I'll stick to Yorkshire tea!
Geoff
22 May 2020 7:39AM
Some"spicy"images Isabel!!😊😊😊😊
Regards David
22 May 2020 7:39AM
Great set of spicy images, IsabelSmileSmileSmile
22 May 2020 7:41AM
Beautiful, colourful set Isabel,
Fred.
22 May 2020 7:46AM
Lovely set and well presented , Isabel.SmileSmile
KingArthur 14 8 Malta
22 May 2020 8:11AM
What a colourful "spicey" set you've come up with Isabel, a lovely collection.

Joe Smile
Drighlynne 10 131 1 United Kingdom
22 May 2020 8:38AM
Wow, what a wonderful set of colourful images. I am always delighted to see the colours of the spices in the markets of Asia, so vibrant.
Lynne
franken Plus
18 5.2k 4 United Kingdom
22 May 2020 8:56AM
A colourful and lovely set, Isabel.
22 May 2020 9:00AM
I can smell those wonderful spices as I type, Isabel!!🌶🌶🌶
Such vibrant colours, superbly captured.

RichardSmile
MAK2 Plus
2 30
22 May 2020 9:06AM
Great set Isabel wonderful colours, V12 my favourite,chocolate tea sounds delicious. SmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
viscostatic 14 49 10 United Kingdom
22 May 2020 10:05AM
Beautiful images Isabel. V1 and V4 my favourites.

Phil.
SlowSong Plus
12 9.6k 30 England
22 May 2020 10:30AM
They all look so beautiful and interesting. I wish I knew how to use them.
A lovely colourful set.
SUE118 Plus
12 8 1 United Kingdom
22 May 2020 10:32AM
Beautiful amazing colours.SmileSmile
22 May 2020 10:47AM
Excellent set!!
Lovely colourful images Isabel, interesting narrative too.
Carol
TrevBatWCC Plus
12 13 19 England
22 May 2020 11:50AM
A wonderful and colourful collection, Isabel, reminds me of wandering around the souks when I went to Marrakech 😃 M&S do a hot Piri Piri Chicken curry, one of my favourite hotter ones! 👍
Trev 😀
dark_lord Plus
17 2.8k 761 England
22 May 2020 12:08PM
There's more spices there than I know the names of, but they do make the mouth water Smile
manicam 17 44 1 Canada
22 May 2020 12:30PM
An interesting 🧐 images Isabel and beautiful colour.

Sherman
22 May 2020 1:50PM
wow, wow
my award
Smile
sparrowhawk Plus
12 282 2 United Kingdom
22 May 2020 1:51PM
stunning variety of shots and amazing colours great work
22 May 2020 1:56PM
Excellent and a very colourful set
laura1 16 8
22 May 2020 2:28PM
wonderful colours ! I'll have the strawberry tea!

Laura
22 May 2020 2:46PM
Great colorful set , Isabel! SmileSmileSmile

Jukka.
22 May 2020 2:49PM
Fantastic set of pictures, Dave.
22 May 2020 3:27PM
Wonderful spice-island set Isabel! So many varied colours. Amazing indigo blue in v.2, guaranteed to make the intestines glow from the inside 🙂🥵😍 Will be back to add an award when I have one, lovely to see these 🙂
Dave 🐈
Mollycat Plus
7 21 2 United Kingdom
22 May 2020 3:31PM
After seeing all these think a fish curry might be in order tonight Isabel.
Peter GrinGrinGrin
22 May 2020 3:50PM
Fantastic colours and textures - a great set
22 May 2020 4:20PM
Exceptional set Isabel. Debs
JuBarney Plus
9 33 5 United Kingdom
22 May 2020 5:21PM
A splendid set with gorgeous colours
Ju
mistere Plus
7 6 4 England
22 May 2020 5:49PM
Wonderful Isabel. I bet the smells were equally fabulous.
Lovely work.

Dave.
Irishkate Plus
10 45 121 United Kingdom
22 May 2020 6:16PM
Sights we all love to see but it makes me realise how little we know about all the spices and foods available and what to do with them.
Fabulous set Isabel.
KateGrin
davyskid 4 2 Scotland
22 May 2020 10:35PM
Excellent colourful set Isabel
Davy
ColleenA Plus
8 481 7 Australia
23 May 2020 8:01AM
Look at all those awards
bobbyl Plus
11 40 United Kingdom
23 May 2020 12:00PM
Love my spices Isabel. In Goa , the goan food still to this day has a lot of portugese influence. If you are interested check out this website.

https://www.ozy.com/around-the-world/great-goan-food-brought-to-you-by-portugal/83748/

23 May 2020 9:31PM
Stunning colours Isabel excellent set..Lin
23 May 2020 10:26PM
Beautiful set of scented spices, lovely tones and composition.

LorySmile
Alfie_P Plus
13 927 2 United Kingdom
23 May 2020 10:37PM
Wonderful set, Isabel beautiful colours and excellent choice of subject.
bliba Plus
15 2 Austria
25 May 2020 6:55AM
a feast for my eyes-----WinkWinkWink

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