Mandala Organic Bay Leaf - Spicepedia

Mandala Organic Bay Leaf – Spicepedia

Bay Leaf

Laurus nobilis

Country of Origin

turkey

Description

Laurberry is a evergreen tree with a wide crown. The leaves have a powerful spicy scent and a very distinct taste, which is ideal for cooking.

Taste Characteristics

Bay leaves have an aromatic and bitter taste.

Usage

Bay leaves are used as spice in meat and fish dishes.

History

In ancient Rome warlords and heroes were hailed with a wreath of laurel leaves, among other things. The Roman dictator Caesar is often depicted with a laurel leaf wreath on his head.

Nutrition

Bay Leafs are rich in vitamin A.