Our Favorite Basil Varieties

The most versatile herb to complement fresh, light food in the heat and heart of the summer.

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Lime Basil

A hint of lime tops the traditional anise flavor. The plant blooms often, so to ensure the best flavor and avoid bitterness, pinch it back regularly to keep it from flowering.

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Our Best Easter Desserts

Find the perfect ending to your Easter feast with these light and fresh springtime desserts.

Black and White Angel Food Cake Recipe