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Mohanlal Verhomal Spices (MV SPICES)

Shop No 209 - B | Sardar Market,Clock Tower, Jodhpur 342001, India
+91 291 510 9347
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Quality and good prices

Owned by a women and her sisters fighting to make a living among men, this is a little family... read more

Reviewed yesterday
ML0989
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Lyon, France
via mobile
Friendly, welcoming and tasty chai!

We visited MV Spices a couple of times and always felt very welcome and were offered tasters of... read more

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88jesse
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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Mohanlal Verhomal was the legend of spices in JOdhpur city of Rajasthan. He was the pioneer of the spices. He was the first person to introduce and sell spices to the tourists coming from all over the world. His aim was to provide the best quality and best blends of spices to the foreign tourists. He made JOdhpur city (dry) popular for the spices with his mixing s and best quality spices and service. MV Spices is the old and original spices-seller of the city with great quality and service to the tourist. He and his spices are recommended by all the travel guide books.Unfortunately, Mr.Mohanlal Verhomal expired in 2004, leaving behind his family of seven daughters and his wife. Since they are women, but still they took step against the soceity to continue with the business in this men-dominating society of India.After his death, there are lots of duplicate shops around the market, they all have similar name, as they have-MV SPICES.All the other spices shops start their name with "M"-to confuse tourists. When you will visit the store you will find one of the daughter of Mr.Mohanlal Verhomal to explain you about the spices, teas and saffron. Meanwhile you can have a cup chai with them.More details you will find when you will visit the store.
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Shop No 209 - B | Sardar Market,Clock Tower, Jodhpur 342001, India
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+91 291 510 9347
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Owned by a women and her sisters fighting to make a living among men, this is a little family business. We spent a lot of time talking and tasting their products. Very good and very reasonable prices. She packed our goods in cute little bags...More

Thank ML0989
Reviewed yesterday

We visited MV Spices a couple of times and always felt very welcome and were offered tasters of their wonderful masala chai! Neelam is a great host full of useful tips and info. We were very impressed by the variety of spices and teas and...More

Thank 88jesse
Reviewed yesterday

we really appreciated the enthusiasm and the deep knowledge they have about spices properties, and the great quality of the products they sell. extremely warm welcome. need to try saffron tea!!!

Thank annamu
Reviewed 5 days ago

In advance of our visit to India we had watched a You Tube presented by MV's daughter and decided to pay a visit to the shop whilst we were in Jodhpur. As it happened it was one of the sons who was serving and he...More

1  Thank Cfab777
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I guess is part of the show, sometimes following the tour guide recommendations are not the best, This is the correct and honest place to buy spices from this city, They will answer all your questions about spices and give you recipes, good price and...More

Thank mpastrana21
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good selection of spices and I like that they have recipes and will also email recipes. I thought that the owners daughters worked there so was surprised that it was a man serving us. That is why it is not 5 dots.

Thank kiwisqurt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really liked shopping for spices at MV. We were particularly intersted in buying Saffron and Lalit did a great job at showing us how to distinguish fake from real. We also ended up buying some tea and other spices as we trust the quality....More

Thank FrlP
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I came here as part of a tour and the girls were just lovely. They were very welcoming with free tea and we got to try everything before buying without any pressure. The spices were amazing and a great present, I bought several to take...More

Thank Charlotte C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such a high quality and high variety spice store. Like turmeric, cinnamon, red chili, curry, masala tea, herb teas, henna etc. I think you are the best in Rajasthan👌🏻 Also thank you for offering masala tea. Best wishes from Istanbul, Turkey.

Thank Bensu K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We found this place on lonely planet and our driver suggest to go. It's an amazing place. You have to go if you want try an experience. The girl that who welcomed us is a very very nice girl. She explaned everything about spices and...More

Thank Alessandraf1983
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Purdey16
26 October 2016|
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Response from Mohan_lal1 | Property representative |
Hello, thanks for the question. Yes, we do accept credits cards payment at two of four outlets and if you order online, you can pay via Paypal or bank transfer. Thanks! Should you have more queries, please send us an... More
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