A bright, highly fragrant and slightly sweet herb.
Renowned for its culinary and medicinal qualities, Dried Basil is a member of the mint family, that is considered to be the "King" of herbs. Believed to have embalming properties it has been found in the tombs and mummies of the Ancient Egyptians. Egypt is still one of the two first countries where it is cultivated and exported.
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Dried Basil's fragrant sweet & versatile flavour makes it King in the kitchen, especially in Italian cuisine. It pairs wonderfully with tomatoes & tomato-based sauces. Use it to season pizza, add it to pesto, or use it to season fish, chicken or rice. Liven up fresh fruit salad to highlight the freshness.
Basil, rich in antioxidants, is known for its anti-inflammatory, anti-stress and anti-bacterial powers. It is thought to help relieve pain and boost immunity.
*Please consult your health care professional if your intended use is in place of prescribed medications.
Sourced from the land of the Gods and Pharaohs - Egypt
2 Tablespoons of fresh chopped basil = 1 teaspoon of dried basil
Store in a cool, dry place out of direct sunlight.