Colonial Uses of Herbs?

Answer Herbs provided a major use for colonists. The Colonial time period, from the 1600s through the 1700s, saw doctors and women treat sickness with herbal plants. Other applications included placement ... Read More »

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What are the uses and functions of herbs?

Curry, the spice, is in fact a mixture of many herbs and spices, coming from many different plants. My personal favorite recipe for curry powder is as follows: 1/2 tsp ground clove 1 tsp ground ... Read More »

The Medicinal Uses of Herbs & Spices?

You would probably agree that spices make our food taste better, but the spices you use on your food may also help you become healthier! Many of the herbs we use to season our food also have medici... Read More »

What is the difference between fresh herbs and dried herbs?

there is a big difference in taste, texture , color and visual appeal to a dish. dried herbs can give a dish a 'hot' taste and i don't mean spicy. Use fresh when ever possible ,they are so much b... Read More »

How to Replace Fresh Herbs With Dried Herbs?

When a recipe calls for fresh herbs but you're all out of them, it it possible to substitute dried herbs on many occasions. However, it is important to know how to do this successfully, something f... Read More »