POPSUGAR Food Poll Do You Make Spice Rubs? by partysugar 7/29/09 0 Shares Like us on Facebook Read More Spice MixtureSpice RubBarbecueSpicesPoll Get inspired with our daily newsletter Vegetarian Love and Sex DIY Food Home Tech Sign up with By signing up, I agree to the Terms and to receive emails from POPSUGAR. What’s Your Reaction? Thanks for your reaction Don’t forget to share this with your friends! 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Reactions PrincessLtrain 5 years Yes, for almost any Emeril recipe I come upon, it says to use his "Essence" which he gives you the recipe for as well! DCStar 5 years Isn't "Essence" one of Emeril's spice mixes? Smart thinking to bottle it! Dana18 5 years I make them the day that I use them and I also buy them.O find when I make my own it is better. Dana18 5 years I make them the day that I use them and I also buy them. O find when I make my own it is better. Spectra 5 years I just buy preblended ones at the store. I don't usually have time to make my own. Food 5 years I like both buying spice rubs and making blends of my own. There's no denying the convenience of buying them, but when you make your own with just-ground spices, you're guaranteed fresh flavors. Chrstne 5 years I have. But spices, to me, are the same if you buy them in the store. bluebellknoll 5 years Ha! I was just looking up recipes for cajun spice rubs on the internet. I feel like making some cajun grilled shrimp tonight! yum yum miamixo 5 years I don't have the time to make my own, the store bought kind works nicely for me.