If you like making your own seasoning mixtures, buy a second coffee grinder and use it just for spices.
- 1/4 cup table salt
- 2 T. ground black pepper
- 1 tsp. paprika
- 1 tsp. dried red pepper flakes
- 1 tsp. dried minced garlic
- 1 tsp. dried minced onion
- 1/2 tsp. celery seeds
- 1 to 2 drops liquid smoke
Place salt, black pepper and paprika in a pint jar.
Place red pepper flakes, dried garlic, dried onion and celery seeds in a spice or coffee grinder. Process until fine and powdery. Add to salt and pepper mixture in jar.
Add liquid smoke and cover jar with tight-fitting lid. Shake well until seasoning is evenly combined.
Makes a scant 1/3 cup.