Hailing from Southeast India and Asia, the turmeric plant is a member of the ginger family. As such, it is a perennial flowering plant which needs warm temperatures as well as plenty of rain in order to grow. The turmeric spice that we know is made from drying out the plant and turning it into a powder.Continue reading
Are you one of those people that think sage smells like Marijuana?
Believe it or not, that is not the most popular answer when someone is asked what sage smells like. But it’s important to note that it does pop up more than occasionally as an answer to that question.Continue reading
Have you been wondering what does anise taste like? It’s a valid question to ask, which a lot of people might not know the answer to. So, let's find out. Anise, a key ingredient in numerous dishes across the globe, is a one of a kind herb which enhances the flavor of any meal you add it to.
Read on to know more about this herb, how it’ll affect your taste buds, and how you can incorporate it into the food you eat.Continue reading
When we are feeling bold and want to try to expand our culinary skills, it isn’t uncommon that we take on new recipes. Sometimes these recipes call for fresh herbs that we aren’t used to using, and we’re left wondering things like, “What does thyme look like?”Continue reading
Mare’s tail weed is a member part of the Equisetaceae class of plants. These plants are believed to have medicinal value even though most people see them as weeds. They are characterized by being slim plants with a stalk that resembles the tail of a bird or horsetail appearance.Continue reading