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Old 08-12-2012, 12:33 PM   #1
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Buying spices online

First off - Im not advertising for this site that I Just discovered Spices by Spice Barn
I was wondering if anyone has purchased from them and are happy with purchases and customer service.

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Old 08-12-2012, 12:39 PM   #2
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I have but it has been a while ago. I had no troubles with my purchases from them.
More recently I have been looking to Penzeys Spices for items I can't buy locally.
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Old 08-12-2012, 12:45 PM   #3
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I bought from Penzeys online for years until they opened a store near me. Now I go there to shop.
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Old 08-12-2012, 12:47 PM   #4
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I have only bought spices online once from Spice Sage and liked it. I got 2 free 1 oz. gifts with my order and free shipping.

Your site seems t have good price on peppercorn blend which I like. Thank you I will try it next time I need to order.
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Old 08-12-2012, 12:48 PM   #5
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I have bought a bunch of spices from the Spice House. I did a comparison shopping "online" trip re: Penzeys and The Spice House, there were better deals at each.

I have been to the Spice House in Chicago, I was in HEAVEN! It is right next door to a shop that sells lovely oils and vinegars. I do hope to get back to Chicago next spring....

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Old 08-12-2012, 12:56 PM   #6
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It looks like a nice site.

I too am a Penzeys fan, and used to order online. Now when we visit my brother, we hit up the store and I go a bit nuts. It smells so good!
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Old 08-12-2012, 01:03 PM   #7
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Another Penzys fan here, I ordered online from them before they opened up a store here, they always included a free sample. Now there is often a coupon for a free something that you can take into the store. I love that place!
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I've added it to my favorites to comparison shop when I'm ready to make another order. Unfortunately, the site doesn't seem to have free shipping now, though.
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Old 08-12-2012, 02:25 PM   #9
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Penzeys spices plus shipping isn't cheap.

The best place to buy inexpensive good spices is at ethnic grocery stores. Indian, Middle Eastern, Asian, etc. Walk in the door and the aromas are amazing!
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Old 08-12-2012, 02:28 PM   #10
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I agree that Penzey's is great. They always include a free sample and the catalog includes a coupon for a free item you can use in the store or online. Look for the coupon code to use online.

Also, anytime I buy something online, I do a search for the item or company name and "coupon code." There's usually some kind of discount or freebie.

http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&g...+free+shipping

I'm on my phone - not sure how to make a link.
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