Spices should be a part of each meal. There are a number of spices all around the world. All spices in the world are useful and healthy. There are salty, sweet, hot, acid spices. Each spice is used in various foods. Not all spices are the same. There are Italian spices, Mexican spices, Chinese spices, Japanese spices, Greek spices, Asian spices, etc.
All spices used in savory dishes contain fragrance and make meals delicious. But not all spices used in savory dishes contain natural herbs. Some of them are made in a laboratory. Because of that you must choose which spices you will use more and which less. The history of spices tell that in the past those people who ate all spices fresh and from the nature, were healthy and lived for many years. You can cook delicious meals and use only fresh spices.
Also, when you prepare a salad it is better that all spices are clean and fresh. Then the salad will be delicious and have a wonderful smell. All spices used in sweet dishes are processed in a laboratory and mixed with other fresh spices. Vanilla is an exception, it is obtained from natural flowers, and this sweet spice is almost 90% natural.
All spices that are sweet have a nice exotic flavor. That makes desserts wonderful and flavored. All spices are very important ingredients for dishes. If you want to cook some specialties, you must ensure that you have all spices necessary to gain the right flavor. Sometimes it is good not to put all spices in the dish if you are allergic to some of them. You would not want to have some medical problems. All spices are healthy if you know how to use them. All spices are good for the stomach, intestines, throat, etc. But some of them are harmful to teeth and oral cavity.
In shops for spices you can find every spice you want. They have all spices, from all over the world. When you will decide what kind of specialty you will be cooking go to a nearby store and buy the spices you need to prepare this specialty. Also, you can buy special books for spices and learn what spice goes best with what dish. You can learn many recipes and use many international spices. You can find all spices on the Internet. There you will find spices grouped according to country of origin or color.
You will read from what the spices are made, whether they are natural or not, whether they can be combined with other spices, whether they have a shelf life, how old are they, in what dishes they can be used, etc. All spices are interesting in their own way. Some of them you can use in desserts, besides their naturally salty composition. Some are very hot and you can use only in special foods. Anyway, all spices are delicious, healthy and with a special flavor. You just need to decide what you want to cook and start.