Scientific name: Foeniculum vulgare
Medicinal use: Fennel has been used in cooking for thousands of years. It is widely used in vegetable stews and stews such as lentils and due to its properties, it makes dishes more digestive. It also usually accompanies fish dishes, giving them a very peculiar aniseed touch.
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Basil, LemonCulinary Garden ₡1,900.00 Add to cart
₡1,900.00SKU: 0100 Category: Culinary Garden
Scientific name: Ocimum basilicum
Origin: S Asia and NE Africa
Medicinal use: In Laos, lemon basil is widely used in curries, stews, and fried dishes as it is the most commonly used type of basil in Laos. Many of the stews of Lao cuisine require the use of lemon basil. It is often eaten raw in salads or lalap (raw vegetables) and accompanied by sambal. Lemon basil is often used to flavor certain Indonesian dishes, such as curries, soups, stews, or steamed or grilled dishes.
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Arugula, WasabiCulinary Garden ₡1,900.00 Add to cart
₡1,900.00SKU: 0232 Category: Culinary Garden
Scientific name: Eruca vesicaria
Origin: Mediterranean, China and Arabian Peninsula
Medicinal use: It is often added to a pizza at the end of or just after baking. It is also used cooked in Apulia, in southern Italy, to make the pasta dish cavatiéddi, “in which large amounts of coarsely chopped rocket are added to pasta seasoned with a homemade reduced tomato sauce and pecorino”,as well as in “many unpretentious recipes in which it is added, chopped, to sauces and cooked dishes” or in a sauce (made by frying it in olive oil and garlic) used as a condiment for cold meats and fish.
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Spinach, BrazilCulinary Garden ₡1,900.00 Add to cart
₡1,900.00SKU: 0705 Category: Culinary Garden
Scientific name: Alternanthera sissoo
Origin: S America
Medicinal use:The leaves are crisp, slightly more so than temperate spinach, and not slimy. Some cultivars are slightly bitter. Reportedly, Brazilians generally eat it raw in salads with oil or vinegar, tomato and onion, although the literature recommends cooking it. Sissoo spinach can be added to quiches, cakes, curries, dals, pasta sauces, lasagna, or added to dishes and stir-fries at the end of the cooking process as a substitute for spinach and to add a nutty flavor.
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AsparagusCulinary Garden ₡1,900.00 Add to cart
₡1,900.00SKU: 0700 Category: Culinary Garden
Scientific name: Asparagus officinalis
Origin: Europe and W Asia
Medicinal use:Regarding the field of health care, asparagus has important benefits due to: it is composed of more than 90% water. It can be eaten in hot or cold dishes; baked, grilled or steamed; and it can even be included in dishes with other products or taken alone. It can be used in sautéing green asparagus; the tagliatelle with pesto and asparagus; green asparagus with béchamel sauce or in the vegetable scramble.
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