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bilby commented on the word ras el hanout
Ah, the intrigue of forbidden spices.
January 28, 2013
ruzuzu commented on the word ras el hanout
"In the past, ras el hanout sometimes included cantharides in its ingredients, for its aphrodisiac properties, but use of this ingredient in spice mixtures was banned in Morocco in the 1990s."-- http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Ras_el_hanout&oldid=531847207
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