Cooking herbs are wonderful for adding flavor to meals while infusing wonderful health benefits as well. Often, cooking with herbs will release a wonderful aroma into your kitchen causing everyone's mouth to water with anticipation. They don't need to know it is good for them too.
Cooking Herbs in Your Home
Some people prefer to use dried herbs and may even have an herb grinder for the best results. Other people enjoy growing fresh herb plants on their windowsill for easy access while they are cooking. Yet others prefer to have an herb garden to grow their cooking herbs. You can also buy fresh cooking herbs in the produce department of your grocery store.
You can enjoy herbs in any combination of ways from fresh to dried. All will enhance your meals and your health. Some are even great just to add a bit of color to a plate like the sprig of parsley next to your steak and baked potato.
Mild to Spicy
Cooking herbs add an amazing array of flavors to all of your foods. Some add a sweet flavor to your baked goods as in the case of spices like cinnamon. Others impart a smoky flavor, like when you add cumin to your beans. Of course, you can't forget the spicy flavors like cayenne pepper or curry.
There are cooking herbs for every taste and purpose. When you experiment with herbs in your cooking you'll open up a whole new culinary world that you never knew before. Cooking with herbs will allow you to travel the world in your own kitchen. So get your passport and start cooking.