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Author: Ellen Ogden


36 pages

List Price: $9.95

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Basil is one of the most popular and widely grown herbs globally, valued for its culinary and aesthetic appeal. Sweet basil, with its wonderful aroma and flavor, enlivens many dishes, blending nicely with fish, poultry, beans, cheese, and eggs, as well as a wide range of vegetables.

This e-handbook describes the different varieties of basil and how to grow, harvest, and use it. Basil combines well with other herbs: oregano, sweet marjoram, thyme, and parsley. Delicious recipes using basil include:

  • Basil Pesto
  • Potato and Basil Gratin
  • Basil Butter
  • Cinnamon Basil Custard
  • Lemon Basil Tea Bread
  • Baked Fish Anise Basil Tomato Sauce

It's no wonder basil is the cook's choice and a favorite culinary herb in today's kitchen. 36 pages.

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