Have you ever bought a ginger root or bunch of fresh herbs only to use a small portion and have the rest go bad? I know I have! I’ve tried freezing ginger root — it makes it hard to cut into cubes later. I’ve tried […]
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Guest Clayton Jewell talks about Favorite Spices and Their Health Benefits Guest Clayton Jewell, professional personal chef, shares her favorite herbs and spices and their health benefits. Host Carma Spence and Clayton chat about a variety of spices, what you can do with them, and […]
Substituting Dried Herbs for Fresh Herbs
Since dried herbs possess a stronger flavor than fresh leaf herbs, you will need to adjust your habits when adding dried herbs to a recipe that calls for fresh herbs. Simply substitute 1/3 of the amount to adjust the strength in taste. You don’t want your final results to carry an overpowering favor. Also, there are some dishes that just require fresh — those whose main ingredient is an herb just don’t taste right when made with dried herbs.