Yourspace: Blissful Basil
|When||Aug 20, 2012 from 03:15 pm to 05:00 pm|
|Where||Decorah Public Library|
|Contact Name||Heidi Swets|
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Most people think of basil as the wonderful ingredient for tasty pizza, spaghetti or pesto. But there’s much more to it’s greatness than that! How about a massage oil or bath salts to soothe your sore muscles; a flavored vinegar for your salad; a remedy for warts or painful insect bites; tea for digestive upset or insomnia or depression; or a way to ease “foggy brain or calm your nerves. Come meet a few different kinds of basil and make some of these recipes with them, and you’re sure to have an increased appreciation for this plant!