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Herb It Out

Feb 17, 2023

Herb gardening is a fantastic way to not only add fresh and delicious flavours to your cooking but also to bring a touch of nature into your home. With Pot and Bloom's latest launch of Thyme, Basil and Oregano herb kits, growing your own herbs has never been easier. Not only are these herb plants cost-effective, they are also incredibly handy to have in your kitchen. While these herb plants are a wonderful addition to international cuisines, they can also be used to add a unique twist to our desi dishes.

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Growing oregano and its uses

Growing an oregano plant in your very own herb garden is not only a fulfilling hobby, but is also the easiest way to add bold and zesty flavours to your cooking. 

Think about all the delicious dishes you can make with fresh oregano! The herb is a staple in Mediterranean cuisine, lending its pungent, slightly bitter flavour to classic dishes like Greek salads and roasted potatoes. In Italian cuisine, oregano adds depth and complexity to sauces and marinades, making it an indispensable ingredient in dishes like spaghetti bolognese.

But dishes with oregano are not just limited to international cuisine. They have found their place in Indian cooking as well.

Imagine a unique twist on a classic Indian dish like chicken tikka masala, bursting with the flavour of fresh oregano. The combination of the pungent, spicy oregano with the rich and creamy sauce is a flavour sensation that will leave your taste buds wanting more.

So why wait? With its beautiful purple flowers and versatile flavour, oregano is a herb that you'll use time and time again.

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Growing Thyme and its uses

Thyme is a versatile and flavorful herb that's essential in many international and Indian dishes. And with Pot and Bloom's Thyme herb kit, you no longer have to wait. 

Whether you're looking to add depth and complexity to a classic French dish like ‘coq au vin’ or a light and refreshing Mediterranean dish like ‘grilled fish with lime’, this herb is sure to be a hit. Thyme is a staple in Indian cooking and is used to enhance the flavor of many dishes and add warmth. Enhance the taste of your classic "biryani" with the fresh and fragrant flavor of thyme.

Thyme is a hardy herb that grows easily and is perfect for novice herb gardeners. The herb is easy to care for and once established, will thrive with minimal attention.

So don't hesitate, start growing thyme today and discover the difference fresh herbs can make in the kitchen!

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Growing Basil and its Uses

Get ready to add a burst of flavour and freshness to your culinary creations, as Pot and Bloom introduces its very own basil kit! This versatile herb, known for its delicate aroma and lively taste, is a staple ingredient in a variety of international and Indian dishes. With its bright green leaves and sweet aroma, it's a favourite among chefs and home cooks alike.

Whether you're looking to add a touch of brightness to a classic Italian dish like a ‘Margherita pizza’ or a bout of freshness to a Thai dish like ‘green curry’, cooking with basil leaves is a great option. Basil is often utilized in various Indian dishes to add a hint of sweetness and enhance the flavor. Give your classic "dal" dish a tasty twist by incorporating fresh basil leaves for a burst of sweet and delicious flavor.

Basil is an easy-to-grow herb that thrives in a sunny spot with well-drained soil. With its beautiful green leaves and sweet aroma, basil is a herb that you're sure to use time and time again. Whether you're cooking for yourself or for a crowd, the addition of fresh basil to your dishes is sure to be a hit. 

Having a herb garden means that you can snip a stem or two and add fresh flavour to your meals whenever you need it. No more buying expensive dried herbs or settling for bland, flavourless dishes. With your own herb plants, you have control over the quality and freshness of the herbs you use in your cooking and you will definitely be able to taste the difference. So get your hands on Pot and Bloom’s Oregano, Thyme and Basil Kit today and green up your world!

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