July 15, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

MSU Hospitality Learning Center

Global Spice Journey

Come with us on a journey around the globe, as Chef Simone Cormier leads you in her quest to source the spices of the world. As national spice coordinator for Allegro Coffee Company, Chef Simone has travelled the world in search of the finest spices and their use in heritage cuisine.

Discover a world of flavor through a discussion of the legends, lore, cultivation and culinary applications of spices. You will experience a hands-on sensory evaluation of some of the world’s most popular spices. Elevate your cooking and your appreciation of the flavors of the world!

Special thanks to Whole Foods Market for curating this workshop.



  • Simone Cormier
  • Whole Foods Market