Herbs are an essential part of life.
Herbs are used in medicines, in healthy diets, for
fantastic cuisine, and even for decoration. Fresh
Herbs have a multitude of uses, and cooking with fresh herbs
is finely being recognized and coming into its own by cooks
worldwide. Herbs are and always will be a part of
health and well being, as you'll discover in our 'Herb'
an essential part of gourmet cooking, heightening the flavor of
foods to a degree that you wouldn't think possible. It's very rewarding to grow your own herbs for personal use. The
'Herb' section shows how to use of herbs in cooking, and especially
herbs in French cuisine. This section dedicated to
'Herbs' is primarily for the use of herbs in cooking, and
how to grow them, dry them for winter use and store them.
You'll find listings of common name herbs; Latin
name herbs, and evergreen herbs, as well as tips for cooking with
herbs, how to plan an herb garden and growing your own herbs
indoors or out.
All chefs cook with fresh herbs! Chefs
always use the freshest meats, vegetables, fruits, etc., and herbs are
no different. If you haven't used fresh herbs in your
recipes, your missing the great unique flavors that they lend to foods.
How to use
fresh herbs? Wonder no more! Cooking with fresh herbs is
easy, and you'll find all the herb essentials in our herb information
guide. Find information on the different processes of drying herbs
and storing them for winter usage. You can freeze some fresh
herbs, for your use at a later date. The frozen herbs however,
will be of use only in cooking processes, not to be used as you would
the fresh cut herbs.
Herbs are used in creating exquisite herb oils and vinaigrettes, and sauces,
with recipes for you to try. You'll never buy store bought salad
dressings again. Fresh herb oils and dressings cannot be beat!
Once you've started cooking with fresh herbs, you won't go back to store
bought dried herbs. You will instantly note the difference between
store bought Basil and fresh basil from your garden. There are
numerous kinds of basils, in colors and tastes -- from sweet to hot
We've included a section of
herb books and
herb cookbooks for you to check out, and they are at very reasonable
and discounted prices. We hope you'll find just what your looking
for in the way of herb help sources.