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Sweet basil

Explore a variety of mouthwatering recipes that feature the aromatic herb, sweet basil. From pesto pasta to caprese salad, discover new ways to enjoy this flavorful ingredient.
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Botanical Name: Ocimum basilicum L. The low-growing bush basil (Ocimum minimum) is a separate species, but it is probably a variant of sweet basil. Much of the herb grown today is a hybrid, a cross between Ocimum basilicum and Ocimum americanum. There are many cultivars of basil that have their own denomination. Other Common Names: Basil, common basil, garden basil, St. Joseph's wort, basilicon, joy of the mountain, basilikum (German), basilic (French), lo-le (Chinese), basilika (Swedish)…

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Sarina Coffin
The Best Way to Store Basil Freeze, Fresco, Preserve Fresh Herbs, Storing Fresh Basil, Preserving Herbs, Preserving Basil, Fresh Herbs, How To Dry Basil, Fresh Basil Leaves

New York City isn’t exactly the ideal place for planting a vegetable garden. Or, at least the kind of vegetable garden I’d love to have. Herb gardens on the other hand are totally doable for city dwellers, and something I’ve had great success with over the years. This year, in particular, I’ve watched my small basil plant flourish and grow like wildfire.

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Carol
All you need to know about the different Basil varieties Spices And Herbs, Fresh Herbs, Lavender Herb, Spiced Nuts, Thai Basil, Sweet Basil, Herb Seeds, Pureed Food Recipes, Aromatic Herbs

A relative of mint, basil thrives in hot, dry climates. Though it is predominantly associated with Mediterranean cuisines, the herb is native to India and used the world over in fresh and cooked preparations. There are more than 40 culinary basil varieties ranging in flavor from delicately herbaceous to downright emphatic—these 8 are our favorites. Try experimenting with them to take your pestos, sauces, and salads in different directions.

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Sue Jones
Fresh Basil Recipes, Herb Recipes, Easy Lunch Recipes, Garden Recipes, Appetizer Recipes, Cooking Recipes, Easy Recipies, Scd Recipes, Condiment Recipes

Pesto is one of those things that you can make in a matter of minutes but tastes like you spent hours preparing it. It's so easy to prepare and it's full of great flavor. This Sweet Basil Pesto takes about 5 minutes to make and can be used in a variety of ways. Sweet Basil Pesto Making this Sweet Basil Pesto is extremely easy. You all know that if I can do it, anyone can do it. It all starts with a handful of fresh sweet basil, fresh, aromatic garlic, Parmesan cheese, pine nuts and extra…

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Cheryl Klipsch