There is no better way to add flavor to your everyday dishes – without the calories – than with fresh herbs. Herbs such as thyme and oregano are packed with more nutrients than you might imagine and they instantly zing up everything from low-key snacks and appetizers to lavish special occasion get-togethers. Here are a few of our favorite ways to make dinners nice without the sugar or the spice.
Earthbound Organics Herb Blend Spring Mix, $5.99 Packaged organic greens with parsley, cilantro and dill. A fragrant and unexpected salad!
Herb Savor Mini Pods, Prepara, set of 3, $29.99. These space age looking pods keep herbs fresh up to 3 weeks in the refrigerator! All excuses for not keeping herbs on hand? Demolished.
Herbs de provence jelly, Got Thyme, $7.50. This delicious herb-infused jam is an excellent addition to cheese plates and incredible in brie en croute!
Gourmet Herb Garden, ProFlowers $29.95 Make mind-blowing pasta sauce with herbs you grow in your own kitchen! Oregano for red sauce, fresh basil for pesto.
Rosemary & Lavender Savory Salt, Bella Cucina, $11.00 Try this unique flavor on everything! Roast chicken will never be the same again.