Inspirational for their cooking, the Italians love using herbs and seasonings in their recipes. Using the flowers of herbs are also not anything new, with celebrity chefs like Jamie Oliver bringing the joy of their use to light yet again. Common to Italian Herb Seasoning, and collectively named the Mediterranean Herbs, for it is in […]
With my basil (okay… Rick’s basil ;-)) growing so beautifully, I was inspired to make some savory muffins featuring fresh basil – thought up this recipe from my basic muffin mix recipe and it worked very nicely. Ingredients: Dry ingredients 2 cups Flour 1 1/2 tsp Baking Powder 1/2 tsp Baking Soda (Bicarbonate of Soda) […]
How to make a pink Tuscan herb infused vinaigrette from the tops of your dark opal basil plants.
I had run out of space to grow more herbs and vegetables in my back garden recently and was on the lookout for ways to utilise the vertical space I’ve got. During the holidays I stumbled on a Topsy Turvy planter in Macro and thought it was a most excellent idea… it was just so […]