Category Archives: herbs
The name oregano comes from the Greek ‘oros’ meaning mountain and ‘ganos’ meaning joy. If you need a versatile herb that plays well with others and can stand alone when needed try oregano. Learn about this herb at this week’s … Continue reading
Garam Masala means “Hot Spice” hot being a warm spice like ginger, cinnamon or nutmeg. It is a blend of spices popular in Indian cuisine. Learn more about Garam Masala at my Know Your Herbs and Spices column on #DailyDishMagazine.
Cumin is a popular ingredient in Middle Eastern, Asian, Mediterranean and Mexican cuisines. The seeds of this parsley relative are ground into a fine powder. This spice is one of the main ingredients in curry powder. Check out more about … Continue reading