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Basil: The Season of All Seasons

Once a symbol of death and mourning in ancient Greece, a means of wedding engagement in Romania, a holistic remedy around the world, this spicy herb has earned its global reputation as king of the herb garden. And it’s delicious. Garnished atop pasta, the star ingredient in pesto, and a spicy treat for marinades, it would be an injustice not to enjoy its almighty flavors year-round. Here’s how:  More