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Piri Piri - Mozambique Spice Blend

Piri Piri is a spice blend used in many Portuguese colonized countries from Mozambique to Brazil and in Portugal itself.
Prep Time10 mins
Course: Condiments, Spice Blends
Cuisine: African
Servings: 1 cup
Calories: 197kcal




  • First grind piri piri peppers in a spice grinder.
  • Add all other ingredients to the grinder and mix until thoroughly combined.
  • Sift the blend to make sure there are no lumps.
  • Store in an air tight container and label accordingly.


If you cannot source piri piri peppers or ground piri piri, substitute cayenne pepper.


Calories: 197kcal | Carbohydrates: 43g | Protein: 7g | Fat: 4g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 7005mg | Potassium: 744mg | Fiber: 13g | Sugar: 15g | Vitamin A: 12424IU | Vitamin C: 5mg | Calcium: 121mg | Iron: 7mg
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