10 Recipes for Fresh Herbs

Cooking with fresh herbs is the only way to go in spring and summer. Try one of these 10 recipes today.

| March 2013

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Use fresh herbs in your spring and summer cooking.

Photo By Karen Keb

Thoughts of spring and summer trigger mouthwatering daydreams of cooking with fresh herbs harvested from right outside your door. Herbs are one of the easiest crops to grow and they can be incorporated in most recipes. Freshen up chicken recipes with tarragon and basil; soak some herbs in olive oil to make a gorgeous dip for fresh bread, a base for homemade pizza, or to drizzle on fresh pasta; and highlight dill’s unique flavor by baking it into bread or snipping it in to salads. With such a variety of herbs, you can grow and try new ones each year until you settle on your favorites. Don’t let summer pass you by without tasting all it has to offer.

10 Recipes for Cooking With Fresh Herbs


Grilled Potato Kebabs With Lemon-Herb Drizzle Recipe  

Two Herb and Walnut Pesto Recipe  
Braised Chicken Thighs With Leeks and Tarragon Recipe  
Dill Bread Recipe
Strawberry Shortcakes With Herbs and Whipped Cream  
Herbs and Cheese Bread Recipe  
Chicken Cutlets With Lemon-Herb Reduction Recipe  
Herb Syrups Recipe  
Foccacia With Rosemary Recipe  
Spicy Olive Oil Recipe  

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