Tsaoko is a Chinese and Vietnamese spice that can give your hot pot or pho a smoky kick.
As a paste or seasoning, ajika (or adjika) is a crossroads of flavors, packing the spicy, the savory, and the floral into one fantastic bite.
Black cardamom is a dark, smoky spice traditionally used in biryanis and kormas. But it could also elevate your barbecue sauce and brisket.
Khmeli suneli is a versatile spice blend integral to Georgian cuisine. It's akin to being the berbere, five spice, garam masala, or ras el hanout of Georgia.