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Preserving Fresh Basil

Frank Z | Oct 23, 2003 10:49 AM

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What is the best way to preserve fresh basil?

I did try the French method of preserving basil in Kosher Salt. Results were astonishing as there was a basil oil residue on the leaves. The leaves were very pungent unlike the dried basil.

So. Does anyone have another method however bizarre?

The frost is at my garden door,

Frank Z.
Southern Connecticut on Long Island Sound

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