Mc Currie brand of spices are produced at our Factory in Makumbura Pannipitiya under stringent quality measures.
We have throughout the years packed unadulterated and contamination free whole/ground and blended spices, including curry powders. Our range of products has extended, over the years, in to ready-to-eat jar products, which are favourites among our clientele and no doubt proves the quality of the products.
Our quality is ensured in processing the product using modern machinery under the eagle eyed supervision of trained food technologists. The reason for our increased clientele is the high quality and consistent standards maintained by our laboratory.
Our raw materials are purchased from the most reliable of sources.
Processing commences with the fumigation of raw materials. The materials are stored under the highest hygienic conditions, with regular quality checks.
Our Machinery used in the process have been carefully chosen and designed by world renowned machinery suppliers for the packing of whole, ground and blended spices and the filling of ready-to-eat bottled products. Our machinery is continually upgraded to meet the norms of modern technology.
Sophisticated cleaning and classifying machines are used, metal impurities are magnetically removed, followed by removal of dust and other impurities. The classifier removed any other dissimilar material to the product. The de-stoner very efficiently separates stones and other grit.
Ongoing quality checks are a daily necessity and are made to grade the products for packing as a whole spice or pass it on for roasting and grinding as necessary. Roasting enhances flavor and aroma. This is done under controlled conditions to ensure the traditional exotic flavours.
Special Grinders uses disintegrators designed to permit powdering of spices without metal to metal contact. Its high capacity chamber induces air and eliminates any heating of the product, preventing any deterioration of volatiles or essential oils. Thus the product retains pungency, flavor, taste and aroma.
Blending of spices and curry powders are done to suit consumer taste and specifications on a high efficiency line of machinery.
Our packing is of high class and we resort to stream-lined packing machinery and the very popular vacuum packing process.
For all of what we have said above to be put on the right track, we are proud of our employees who work with dedication and commitment to bring you, our customer, the Spice of Life that is Mc Currie.