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by dfrostnh 1 month ago

What are you growing based on a particular favorite vegetable? Last year I experimented with a lot of different ...

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dfrostnh commented 14 days ago

Lemon Basil - What to do with it?

by Cebca 8 years ago

I bought a wonderfully fragrant, deliciously fresh bunch of lemon basil at the Farmer's Market on Tuesday and cannot ...

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dcotillo commented 2 months ago

Is is safe to eat Basil with bugs?

by crowmuncher 6 years ago

I notice this white, nasty growth on my sorry excuse for a basil plant. I do like to use it on pizza, etc but always...

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jnm3079 commented 3 months ago

Thai basil, kaffir lime leaves, Thai eggplant in bay area

by learntocookchinese 5 months ago

I think I've seen Thai basil and kaffir lime leaves before at Ranch 99 in Mountain View, but they aren't there now. A...

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davidg1 commented 3 months ago

Wal Mart bags & kiddie pool gardening

by cstout 1 year ago

Larry Hall has started an internet revolution with using Wal Mart grocery bags filled with soil & plants sitting in k...

ad7yn commented 5 months ago

Can I still use frozen and darkened basil leaves?

by nycguy20011 7 months ago

I accidentally froze basil leaves in the back of the fridge. The leaves look thinner and darker than usual. Can I sti...

hill food commented 7 months ago

"Pesto Perpetuo" Basil

by cheesemaestro 5 years ago

This year I grew a pot of this basil to make some late-season pesto. If you're not familiar with this variety, it is...

DonShirer commented 10 months ago

Cheap basil

by sbug206 11 months ago

Any suggestions to get a large quantity of basil cheap? I want to make a batch of pesto.

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KitchenVoodoo commented 11 months ago

*July 2009 COTM* SPICE: Parsley, Mint, Dill, and Sweet Basil

by foxy fairy 8 years ago

Our Chowhound July 2009 Cookbook of the Month is Spice: Flavors of the Eastern Mediterranean by Ana Sortun. Plea...

beetlebug commented 11 months ago

Other than pesto...

by small h 12 months ago

What can do I with an enormous amount of basil? I'm just one (small) person, and there's only so much panzanella and ...

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munchkin1 commented 12 months ago

Why did my hydroponic basil wither and die?

by fldhkybnva 4 years ago

I have been using a lot of basil and so I figured it'd be a good idea to get a hydropic plant. I have never had a gre...

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bettynorth commented 12 months ago

Favorite ways to enjoy basil

by ChefyV 1 year ago

I love basil and use it in sandwiches and pesto. What are some of your favorite ways to use basil? Just looking to...

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ratgirlagogo commented 1 year ago

Basil Pesto in bulk

by e_bone 9 years ago

I have a mountain of basil and I'd like to make copious amounts of pesto. I usually eyeball quantities but with this ...

coll commented 1 year ago

basil drink recipes please!

by hungrymom 6 years ago

For the first time ever here in Montana we have an ABUNDANCE of basil in the garden. I have exhausted all recipes an...

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curseofleisure commented 1 year ago

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Basil and the Asiatic Beetle

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by Bonbon10 1 year ago

Basil is a leafy herb that is enjoyed not only by humans but these contacorous pest called Asiatic Beetles. I never ...

Something is eating my basil??

by cassC863 3 years ago

So I bought some basil and planted it! It took a while for me to get around to planting it, so I kept it in the pot f...

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Bonbon10 commented 1 year ago

Testing Ingredient Ideas For A Classic Bite

by VinoPair 1 year ago

I've got another classic bite - Table cracker, aged white cheddar, balsamic glaze, basil, and strawberry. Here's som...

nannygoat commented 1 year ago

Basil What did I do wrong?

by walker 2 years ago

Today I bought a really fresh bunch of basil at the farmer's market. I asked the vendor if I should just place it in ...

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momof5x commented 1 year ago

Where to find large bunches of basil?

by s4zando 2 years ago

Once upon a time, in a galaxy far far away... I recall buying a big bunch of basil (for pesto) at a reasonable price ...

ibew292 commented 2 years ago

Pesto - Someone help me, PLEASE

by caiatransplant 2 years ago

Hi all. Until day before yesterday I had a beautiful couple of basil plants, flourishing and leafy. Then my yard gu...

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jjjrfoodie commented 2 years ago