Our basil is fresh, tender, and ready-made for delicious recipes.
Basil is known for its crisp, minty taste and anti-aging health benefits. It’s leaves are green, silky, and flat – producing a sweet, fresh aroma. Our delicious basil is best used to top off tomato dishes, pureed, or added as a fresh accent to any salad. Basil is also packed with vitamins A, K and C, manganese, copper, iron, and omega-3 fatty acids. Call it the wonder kid of leafy greens!
Did you know?
- Basil was used for embalming in ancient Egypt.
- The name “Basil” comes from the latin word “Basilus” or royal, kingly plant.
- The basil plant produces large spiky flowers and grown up to 60 centimeters tall.