Chipotle Seasoning

Last Updated on January 10, 2022 by Toya

Made with a handful of ingredients, this chipotle seasoning is perfect for adding to sauces, stews and soups as well as using as a dry rub for seafood, meats, chicken and veggies.

chipotle seasoning mix

Chipotle seasoning is an easy to make, versatile spice blend that can be made in minutes.

Chipotle seasoning features the deep smoky chipotle chili powder also called chipotle chile powder or chipotle powder which is essentially dried, smoked jalapeños that are then ground into a fine red powder.

Chipotle powder (or chipotle chili powder) is the most prominent ingredient in the chipotle seasoning recipe, hence the name, and it makes for a deep smoky earthy seasoning mix that has low medium heat and works well in many recipes.

What is chipotle seasoning?

Chipotle seasoning is a smoky spice mix made with a blend of spices including chipotle chile powder and some other popular spices.

What is chipotle seasoning made of?

Chipotle seasoning is made of ingredients which include ground chipotle chili powder, garlic powder, oregano, paprika, cumin, ground cumin and salt.

What does chipotle seasoning taste like?

Ingredients for chipotle seasoning

  • 1 tbsp chipotle chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 tsp oregano
  • 1 tsp coriander
  • 1/2 tbsp paprika (use smoked paprika if you have it)
  • 1 tsp cumin
  • 1 tsp sea salt

How to make chipotle seasoning

Gather and measure out all of the ingredients.

spices for chipotle seaosning

Then add everything to a container or bowl and mix until all the spices are properly combined.

chipotle seasoning spice mix

Place in an air tight container and used when or as desired. 

How to store

Store this spice mix in an air tight container in a cool, dry, dark place for up to a month for freshness. 

How to use chipotle seasoning

This seasoning mix is very versatile and can be used in many ways including:

  • In seafood – use the chipotle seasoning to add flavor to seafood like shrimp, fish, lobster and more.
  • In chicken – use to season all different cuts of chicken like wings, legs, thighs, chicken breasts and more.
  • In other recipes like roasted vegetables, sautéed veggies, stir fry veggies and more.
  • In sauces like chipotle sauce etc.

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chipotle seasoning mix

Chipotle Seasoning

Yield: 8 teaspoons
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes

Made with a handful of ingredients, this chipotle seasoning is perfect for adding to sauces, stews and soups as well as using as a dry rub for seafood, meats, chicken and veggies.

Ingredients

  • 1 tbsp chipotle chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 tsp oregano
  • 1 tsp coriander
  • 1/2 tbsp paprika (use smoked paprika if you have it)
  • 1 tsp cumin
  • 1 tsp sea salt

Instructions

  1. 1. Gather and measure out all of the ingredients.
  2. Then add everything to a container or bowl and mix until all the spices are properly combined.
  3. Place in an air tight container and use as and when desired.
Nutrition Information:
Yield: 4 Serving Size: 2 teaspoons
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 14Total Fat: 0.5gSaturated Fat: 0.1gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 641mgCarbohydrates: 2.6gNet Carbohydrates: 1.3gFiber: 1.3gSugar: 0.2gProtein: 0.7g

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