Khmeli suneli (also spelled chmeli suneli, xmeli
or hmeli suneli, from Georgian ხმელი სუნელი, literally "dried spices") is
a traditional Georgian spicy herbs mixture. It is popular in Georgia and entire
Left: Khmeli suneli.
Among the herbs and spices used in khmeli suneli are:
coriander, dill, basil, bay leaf, marjoram, fenugreek, parsley, safflower or
saffron, black pepper, celery, thyme, hyssop, mint, and hot pepper.
This mixture is an ingredient of traditional Georgian dishes and sauces, such as