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Product Guru Supplier Focus | Into the world of Zepice and the artisans of spice


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For our latest supplier focus, we talked to Leyla at Zepice, who told us more about her business.

Tell us a bit about your company and its background

We are a family run business and have used our heritage from Mauritius and knowledge of fine food to create the most exquisite, exotic and unique blends. Mauritian food is a new cusine in the UK and one that is underestimated given its diverse culture. Our food is natural, gluten free and delicious. I have lived in both the UK & Mauritius since childhood, I always saw that I had the best of both worlds & was able to appreciate the fine food from basic ingredients, & this is what Zepice is.

Flavour, Tradition, Authenticity, Natural & Absolutely Delicious.

When was your company formed?

Late 2017

Where are you based?

Inverness, Scotland.

What do you produce?

Pure blends of Mauritian spices and Mazavaroo Gourmet chilli pastes.

Is there a specific product you are particularly proud of and why?

My mazavaroo chilli paste. It started off as a chilli paste but since then has become so much more. It can now be used in virtually anything savoury dish from a dip, a condiment, a marinade, a baste to even being a cooking paste. It makes cooking and flavouring food so easy, so tasty and so natural. Plus as an added bonus, keep topping up the olive oil on top as you get the most delightful chilli infused oil for your pizza.

What do you most enjoy about running your business?

Creating these flavours and working alongside my husband.

What are your ambitions for your company?

To grow into an international food cupboard brand.

What do you enjoy doing during your spare time?

Jigsaw puzzles and spending time with my 4 children.

What do you think of the Product Guru platform?

It is a brilliant platform that allows small businesses to feature their product to a wide community of buyers.

Product Guru gets your products in front of buyers and on to shelves. 

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