Certified Organic Oregano Leaf
Origin: Egypt / Peru / Turkey
Production: Origanum vulgare is a flowering perennial herb in the mint family that blossoms small pinkish purple flowers.
Qualities: Oregano is a culinary herb with a warm, pungent, slightly bitter taste that varies in intensity depending on the climate in which it is grown. The name is derived from the Greek, meaning "joy of the mountains".
Common Use: Oregano is traditionally used in Italian, Spanish, Moroccan, and Mexican cuisines. It blends beautifully with other spices such as rosemary, basil, onion, garlic, and thyme and is a key component in Italian spice blend.