Basil is one of the most commonly used herbs in the world. The vast majority of dried basil available in Canada is grown in Egypt. This Egyptian (or Mediterranean) basil is mild and has a slight anise (licorice) flavor.
Uses: Basil is an incredibly fragrant and versatile herb that is perfect for all your Mediterranean dishes. It can also be added to salads, soups, and sauces for a pop of flavor.