Food & Drink

Shopper’s Dictionary: Chicken Salt

What is it? A poultry-free blend of sea salt, turmeric, onion powder and garlic powder, Chicken Salt made its retail debut in September along with a successful Kickstarter campaign. The Miami couple behind Jada Spices, maker of Chicken Salt, created their blend after discovering a similar seasoning while honeymooning in Australia.

Jada recommends using Chicken Salt on fish, french fries, popcorn, eggs, grilled vegetables — and chicken. The seasoning is vegan and kosher as well as MSG- and gluten-free.

Where to find it: Available at chickensalt.com and at South Florida retailers Price Choice, Kosher Kingdom, Perricone’s, Aroma Market and others. About $4 for a 41/2-ounce bottle.

Evan S. Benn is Miami Herald food editor. On Twitter: @EvanBenn.

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