Baharat Spice Shop/Магазин Поправки

I would like to thank Mara for suggesting the Spice Shop/ Магазин Подравки through her comment on my post about looking for matcha at the Tea House, I was able to locate this fantastic little shop on Tzar Ivan Assen II Street.  Don’t be fooled by it’s size because this shop can really pack a punch with it’s selection of spices, gourmet products and wine.

The owner of the shop Mihaela Lazarova is passionate about good food and especially high quality ingredients.  She believes it is important that people be able to know the aroma or the flavor of the spices before they buy them, hoping this will encourage people to experiment with something new.

Pop open a jar and take a whiff!

Being that that shop is small, the quantity of products are limited.  If there is something specific that you are looking for, Mihaela is available to answer you questions or help you find something via Facebook.

Here are some of the products that I found interesting:

  • Matcha, green tea powder.
  • Fresh Chocolate Chips (milk or dark), this is for my American friends!
  • A huge selection of mustards particularly from France
  • Mace
  • Garam masala (black pepper, cinnamon, cloves, mace, coriander, cardamon, cumin and bay leaf)
  • Ghee
  • Caramelized coconut flakes
  • Marsala wine
  • Madeira wine
  • Aloe vera syrup
  • Carrot jam
  • and lots of other goodies…
You can find the entrance to the Spice Shop on Victor Hugo street, but the physical address is 9 Tzar Ivan Assen II street. Look for the funky facade. They are open everyday 10:00 – 20:00, except Sunday.  Tel: +359 899 996 685.  Also, you can become a fan of the shop on Facebook.

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Author: caseyangelova

Eating, Gardening & Living in Bulgaria www.caseyangelova.com

6 thoughts on “Baharat Spice Shop/Магазин Поправки”

  1. Hi Casey,

    Regina here, for ExpatWomen.com.

    I would like to personally invite you to list your blog on our Expat Women Blog Directory (www.expatwomen.com/expatblog/) so that other women can read about and learn from your expat experiences.

    Many thanks in advance for your contribution and keep up your great blog!

    Regina

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