Adobo Seasoning is an easy all-purpose seasoning perfect to have in your spice collection!
Just a few ingredients and you can have your own homemade version of the popular store-bought brand! And even better, you can control how mild or spicy the mixture is.
What Is Adobo Seasoning
Adobo seasoning is a combination of salt, garlic, and other savory spices. It is primarily used in Latin American, Caribbean, and Filipino cuisines and can be found premade in most supermarkets.
What’s in adobo seasoning? Everything you probably already have in your spice cabinet! If you can’t find Spanish paprika, substitute regular paprika, and add a dash more garlic powder. Adobo seasoning includes:
- kosher salt & pepper
- Spanish paprika
- black pepper
- garlic powder
- onion powder
- chili powder
What to Use it For
Any time you want a deep, flavorful addition to a recipe, just reach for this great seasoning mix!
How To Make Adobo Seasoning
This all-purpose seasoning is so simple to prepare!
- Combine all ingredients.
That’s all there is to it! Since it lasts for 6 months try making a large batch to always have some on hand.
To Store Seasoning
Keep adobo seasoning in an airtight container or jar with a tight-fitting lid in the cupboard out of direct sunlight or moisture.
It should stay fresh for about 6 months. So label it with the date it was prepared.
Most spices can be kept in the fridge or freezer, too, provided they are tightly sealed and no air can get in.
Easy Pantry Staples
- Fajita Seasoning – super simple to prepare!
- Chicken Seasoning – fragrant & savory spices
- Italian Seasoning – with just a hint of spice
- Poultry Seasoning – a perfect blend for chicken or turkey!
- Taco Seasoning – ready in 5 mins!
Have you tried this Adobo Seasoning? Be sure to leave a rating and a comment below!
- 1 tablespoon kosher salt
- 1 tablespoon Spanish paprika
- 2 teaspoons black pepper
- 2 teaspoons garlic powder
- 1 teaspoon onion powder
- 1 teaspoon dried oregano
- 1 teaspoon chili powder
- 1 teaspoon cumin
- Add all ingredients to a small mixing bowl.
- Whisk to combine and store in an airtight jar.
(Nutrition information provided is an estimate and will vary based on cooking methods and brands of ingredients used.)