For years and years I've been trimming my garden basil, freezing it, and then using the basil all winter in soup, stew, and pasta sauce, and this post has all my tips for successfully freezing basil. [from KalynsKitchen.com]
Whether you're growing basil to make pesto or for other culinary uses, the question that always comes up is how to store fresh basil. Here's what you need to know to prune, store, and use fresh basil in the kitchen.
Roasted Green Beans with Parmesan and Basil (VIDEO)
These roasted green beans with parmesan and basil are crispy, flavorful and probably don't even require a trip to the store -- just open your pantry and fridge! Get the recipe on http://RachelCooks.com!
Growing Basil When it comes to herb gardening, growing basil is one of the easiest things to do. If you’ve never grown herbs before, it is the perfect plant to start with. Basil can be grown inside or...
The 21 Best Basil Recipes Out There
Whether you find it in your herb garden or in the grocery store, basil packs a huge flavor punch in a tiny, leafy package. Commonly found in pesto, this magical plant reigns supreme in the herb world. It is as beautiful on the plate as it is hearty in the garden and it brings serious flavor and flair to any dish. These recipes range from sweet desserts to savory main dishes and they all highlight the incredible flavor of this fresh herb.