When used in cakes, breads, pastries, fruit dishes, and pies, nutmeg pairs well with ginger, cinnamon, and cloves. When used in lamb, mutton, meat stews, spinach dishes, veal, vegetable recipes and even pasta sauces, it pairs well with cumin, coriander, pepper, and thyme.
Ground nutmeg is great in so many dishes
Baking or roasting, soups and stews
Available in 6 oz jar or case