Spice It Up

One of the challenges of cooking is trying to deal with an unstocked kitchen. When your pantry is nearly empty, it can be tough to match the flavors you want. In this quiz, identify the possible substitution for the given spice or herb. It may not be a perfect match, but we're looking for the next best thing.

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Aniseed

Pimento
Fennel seed
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Chives

Green onion tops
Bay leaves
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Basil

Marjoram
Oregano
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Allspice

Equal parts cinnamon, mace and ginger
Equal parts cinnamon, cloves and nutmeg
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Hyssop

Equal parts sage and mint
Equal parts basil and rosemary
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Cardamom

Equal parts cinnamon and nutmeg
Half the quantity of cloves and ginger
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Lovage

Equal parts basil leaves and bay leaves
Equal parts celery leaves and parsley
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Paprika

Cayenne pepper
Nutmeg
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Oregano

Marjoram
Equal parts savory and parsley
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Ajwain

Cardamom
Thyme