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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.
Bay leaves have an aromatic and bitter taste.
Bay leaves are used as spice in meat and fish dishes.
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.
Bay Leafs are rich in vitamin A.