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Old bay seasoning

What is old bay seasoning? About the ingredient old bay seasoning. Including 40 recipes with old bay seasoning, and where to find it.


Old Bay Seasoning is a blend of herbs and spices that is currently marketed in the United States by McCormick & Company, and produced in Maryland.

The seasoning mix includes mustard, paprika, celery seed, bay leaf, both black and red pepper, cinnamon, cloves, allspice, nutmeg, cardamom, salt and ginger. It is regionally popular, specifically in Southern StatesGulf Coast. It is chiefly used to season crab and shrimp.

In addition to flavoring seafood, the seasoning is often used as a topping on popcorn, salads, eggs, fried chicken, french fries, tater tots, corn on the cob, and potato chips.

Where found

Old bay seasoning is usually found in the spices section or aisle of the grocery store or supermarket.

In Chinese:老湾调味
British (UK) term: Old bay seasoning
en français:vieille assaisonnement baie
en español:antigua bahía sazonar

Recipes using old bay seasoning

There are 38 recipes that contain this ingredient.

Beer Battered Deep Fried Fish With Tarter Sauce
Corned Beef and Cabbage
Crab (Imitation) Salad
Crispy Oven-Fried Onion Rings
Easy Shrimp Newburg
Holly's Crockpot Seafood Cheese Dip
Joey's Grilled Hamburger Supreme
Summer Corn Chowder

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