Do you worry about the dates on dried herbs and spices?

Answer I've just asked my sis, whos a chef...she said not really, but you should throw them all out after 3 months regardless, but as most of the flavour is already gone when they are dried it shouldn't r... Read More »

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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 »

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 »

Aromatic Herbs & Spices?

Aromatic herbs and spices are used for a variety of purposes, particularly in aromatherapy and cooking. Rosemary, lavender, cinnamon, mint and basil can be placed in a sachet, mixed in bath water, ... Read More »

Herbs & Spices That Go With Apples?

People tend to think of cooked apples as mostly an element of desserts, such as apple pie, apple cobbler or stewed apples. In these applications, the spices included with apples tend to be those co... Read More »