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What does Basil taste like?

  A fresh basil leaf eaten directly from the plant has an initial subtle peppery flavour. The taste then evolves into a slightly sweet flavour and also has a delicate ment (MORE)
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Convert fresh basil to 1 teaspoon of dried basil?

Converting fresh to dried herbs is always 3x as much fresh as dried OR 1/3 as much dried as fresh. For example, 1 tsp. dried can be replaced by 3 tsp. fresh (which equals 1 Tb (MORE)
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What is the difference between sweet basil and Holy basil?

Holy Basil is also called Tulasi in India, it has 3 varieties : The first one is called Krishna Tulasi or Shyama Tulasi . It's usually pungent aromatic and has slightly roug (MORE)
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Is basil a vegetable?

Nutrition wise, Yes. For example, fresh basil has near identical nutrition per serving when compared to fresh spinach.
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The stock market is one of the more intimidating subjects in all of personal finance. You may want to get into the stock market, but are hesitant because you don't understand (MORE)
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What is basil?

Basil is an Old World aromatic annual herb (Ocimum basilicum) in the mint family, cultivated for its leaves. Also called sweet basil, the leaves of this plant are used as a se (MORE)

How do you dry basil?

Harvest basil from well-established plants. Wait until any new  growth has hardened off, usually in mid to late summer or just  prior to flowering. Harvest just before the p (MORE)

What does basil represent?

For the Greeks, and later the Romans, basil was associated with  hatred. Basil later became a symbol of love in Italy. Giovanni  Boccaccio used it to symbolize the tragic lo (MORE)
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Is there a substitution for basil?

I find most herbs and spices are very distinct and cannot easily be substituted. Basil in particular doesn't lend itself to substitutions even within its own family; it is gen (MORE)