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Old Town Spice & Tea Merchants

41925 5th St Ste 101, Temecula, CA 92590-2739
+1 951-587-2223
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Overwhelming smell

So many choices of spices with common and some that are not too common. It did kinda become too... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
MominOC
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Orange County, Ca
Wide variety of spices and teas

We always come here with a list of the spices we need when visiting Temecula. The selection offers... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2017
McWett
,
Las Vegas, Nevada
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Experience a sensory journey through the spices of the world. Over 350 fresh, high quality spices, herbs & blends. Wonderful assortment of loose-leaf teas & accessories. Soups & sides. Unique spice racks, grinders, mortar & pestles. Fine sea salts from around the world. Beautiful gift boxes for all occasions.
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“old town” (2 reviews)
“rubs” (3 reviews)
“cranberry” (2 reviews)
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41925 5th St Ste 101, Temecula, CA 92590-2739
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

So many choices of spices with common and some that are not too common. It did kinda become too smelly by the time we left. Not the store's fault just the nature of the business.

Thank MominOC
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Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We always come here with a list of the spices we need when visiting Temecula. The selection offers a wide variety of individual spices and herbs as well as many different blends. There is also a large selection of teas. The staff is very knowledgeable...More

Thank McWett
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Reviewed 29 April 2017

A must stop in Temecula old town. Great little shop.They have a huge amount of spices, teas, rubs, coffees, sugars,salts, you name it they have it. All in bulk packaged style in canisters can fill yourself or packages. Love the cranberry rubs and also the...More

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Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Even the 16 years boys and girls loved it! Took the kids to the farmers market but stopped by here first. Love the Temecula steak rub, 5th st steak rub and ginger sugar are great! Also had some awesome teas!! My son bought me an...More

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Reviewed 19 October 2016

I found this shop ten minutes before closing. The salesperson was still so nice to me and helped me pick out three different teas. I am really enjoying them. I wish I had more time to explore this store at that time, but I plan...More

Thank RSW
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Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Just cruising around town and walked into this gem! Have been trying for yrs to find fresh spice ingredients for my favorite Saudi lamb dish with rice ! Lo and behold of all places to find everything i needed... So they looked up the dish...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2016

This little shop is chucked full of both common and hard to find spices. I will not comment on their tea selection as I am not qualified. But their spice selection is outstanding. We were helped by three nice young ladies that really understand the...More

1  Thank CapCodBlackie
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Reviewed 1 June 2015

If they don't have it they will make it or find it, they have such a huge selection here. What a cute shop. We just couldn't make up our minds which spices to get so being the grilling people that we are we went with...More

1  Thank monetkids
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Reviewed 26 May 2015

Has great selection of spices, herbs and teas. A little pricy but worth the money and have great little gift ideas to accompany the purchase.

1  Thank David S
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Reviewed 22 April 2015

Even if you don't cook and use spices, or drink tea, you have to drop into this precious shop! First, the decor is charming and the employees are a joy - both make you want to stay awhile. But, most importantly, their spice and tea...More

1  Thank Dana C
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