A leafy herb from the mint family with a licorice-clove flavor. Basil is usually green, though there are purple varieties, such as Opal Basil. Lemon basil, anise basil, clove basil and cinnamon basil all have flavors similar to their names. Basil is a key ingredient in Mediterranean cooking.
Dainty tea sandwiches are easy to assemble and upgrade afternoon tea to special occasion status. Always use good quality thin sliced white bread. Paper-thin sliced of seedless English hothouse cucumbers and dill add fresh flavor to these classic tea sandwiches.
If you like pie, you'll like these ideas! They are based on the Midwestern Food Movement, a trend that has brought handmade back into focus and led to some terrific food creativity. Just watch Host Shayla Patrick as she shows you the latest trend: a hand pie.
You've never had root beer floats quite like this! You'll have just as much fun eating these cookies ...