How to Trim Fresh Basil?

Answer Basil is an herb with many uses and varieties. The leaves of sweet basil varieties (Italian, lettuce leaf and opal) are included in many Italian dishes and also in dressings, pesto and salads. Oils... Read More »

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How to Keep Fresh Cut Basil?

Use the fresh basil to enhance the taste of several dishes; aromatic varieties such as sweet basil, lemon basil and cinnamon basil lend a distinctive taste to different foods, including sauces, sal... Read More »

How to Use Fresh Basil?

Basil can be used for several things including; breakfast, luch, dinner, and desserts.

I have some fresh basil, what can i use it with?

basil goes really well with any tomatoe based dish...tinned tomatoes, loads of garlic, pasta cooked in a little olive oil, topped with some pecorino cheese...delish and simple

How do I trim my basil plant?

Pinch back new growth to make the plant bushier. Basil is a member of the mint family, so it likes good drainage and moist soil. Given moist soil, full sun, and a regular dose of diluted fertiliz... Read More »