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    Quote Originally Posted by VeganMum View Post
    Not sure if this has been asked but how does everyone pronounce cumin as in the spice?
    I've always said coo-min but have heard people say cue-min or does it depend where you come from?
    Cumm-in... As in "summon".

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    Dear me that's rather saucy

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    Quote Originally Posted by lambjam View Post
    Cumm-in... As in "summon".
    I say cue-min

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    I say 'Cue-Min'.

    But I have heard it pronounced as 'Cumm-In' and 'Coo-Min' as well. All by various TV chefs and non-Chefs!

    So really, who knows!

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    Quote Originally Posted by lambjam View Post
    Cumm-in... As in "summon".
    That's unfortunate. It sounds crass pronounced like that.

    Apparently cue-min is also acceptable?

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    I say cue-min

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    Cummin a curry

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    I say cyoo-men

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    Quote Originally Posted by SassyMummy View Post
    It is pronounced keen-wa.
    Yes that's correct.

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    Quote Originally Posted by lambjam View Post
    Cumm-in... As in "summon".
    Same here.

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