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Bars and Pubs: How Spice Drops Can Grow Your Business

06 July

For drinks and cooking alike, Holy Lama Spice Drops are exceptionally easy to use. Our liquid spice extracts bring food and drink to life. Spice Drops are the modern spice rack, functional and delicious enough for commercial use as well as in personal kitchens. Spice Drops are ethically made, sustainably produced, and carefully extracted to […]

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Full-Body Natural Beauty

19 June

The belief that ‘beauty comes from within’ is an underlying current throughout Ayurvedic medicine. Even when treatments are purely medicinal, they can act double-duty as a beauty treatment simply by giving you a natural glow. When nature has everything we need to be healthy, why resort to anything else? The Holy Lama Naturals ethos means […]

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The Flavours of Ramadan

08 June

The long day of fasting during Ramadan finishes with a lavish Iftar—literally ‘break fast’—feast. As Ramadan comes to a close this year, here are a few flavours that celebrate the best of good food. And if you love cooking and want to make your own Iftar spread, we’ve linked to some of our favourite recipes […]

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Plastic Free Ayurvedic Soaps

31 May

The damage plastic can do is finally hitting home for governments around the world, forcing them and businesses to act. Since the beginning, Holy Lama Naturals has developed skincare products that are not only amazing for skin but also sustainable and friendly to Mother Earth. Handmade in Kerala using cold pressed extra virgin coconut oil,  […]

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Why should I use Spice Drops?

24 May

  Why should I use Spice Drops? Food and drink is a ritual, rich in history and culture. It bonds us together with friends and family, can connect us to our heritage, represent an important aspect of our beliefs or values, and at its best, is an art. Holy Lama Spice Drops bring food and […]

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10 ways to celebrate National Vegetarian Week

15 May

Happy National Vegetarian Week! We celebrate delicious food in all its forms and diets. All Holy Lama products are vegan-friendly. Each one of our 30+ Spice Drops® flavours are vegan certified, so they’re flexible to suit your diet. Whether you’re veggie full-time or just want to try something new, here are 10 ways to celebrate […]

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Cocktails and Spices

16 June

A bit about the history of cocktails: This belief is that the term cocktail, first appeared in print at least as far back as 1803 and was defined in print in 1806, as “a mixture of spirits of any kind, water, sugar and bitters, vulgarly called a bittered sling”. But the Telegraph researched and found the word used […]

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Spices in Kerala

06 May

Ever since the history of Kerala has been down in writing, it has never been without a mention of its spices. Dating back to thousands of years in the past, Kerala’s fame throughout the world for its spices has given it veritable monopoly over the market. In particular, Musri, an ancient Keralite port, became the […]

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Chocolate And Spices or Spice Drops® Even!

15 February

It may seem as though adding spices to chocolate is a new trend, but in fact the fashion for adding spices and flavours to chocolate goes back thousands of years. The Mayans and Aztecs Chocolate was a prized luxury item in Mayan and Aztec cultures, where a bitter drink made from the Cacao beans was […]

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EMBANKMENT SUMMER MARKET 2016

20 July

We’re delighted to announce that we’ll be at the Embankment Summer Market 2016 from July 15th. As ist.co.uk describes it: ‘The distinctly-glamorous Embankment Summer Market is a unique, must-go event in a wonderfully scenic location on the North bank of the Thames. With about 180 carefully-selected stalls selling a huge range of beautiful things including […]

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