Cooking with oregano

Cooking with aromatic herbs
January 15, 2012

OriganoOregano (Origanum vulgare) is widely used in Mediterranean cuisine, and is often associated with pizza.
It has a warm, strong aroma, and it's used mainly as a dried herb.
It's used mainly in mediterranean cuisine, but also in many mexican and middle eastern dishes.

OreganoOregano is added to many herb mixtures, like the Mediterranean Aromatic Mixture similar to italian seasoning, Aromatic breadcrumbs, the Tacos Mix and middle eastern Zaatar.
It can also be an ingredient of the bouquet garni.

Greek oreganoSimilar to oregano, Greek oregano has a stronger aroma and white, smaller flowers.

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Author: Marika

quando posso piantare l origano e in quale posizione, soleggiata o non? Dove posso trovare queste indicazioni anche per le altre piantine? Grazie

Author: Marika

oppsss.. trovato il link della spiegazione......

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