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Bay Leaf Whole

Wreaths of whole bay leaves were worn by ancient Greek scholars, a symbol still associated with higher learning today. Added to soups and stews, dried bay leaf lends a peppery taste with notes somewhere between oregano and marjoram.
Also Known As bay laurel, grecian laurel, poet's laurel, sweet bay, bay tree, true laurel, and laurel
SKU 443

Certifications

Gluten Free No
Kosher Yes
Organic No

Ordering & Availability

Minimum Order Quantity 100 lbs

Properties

Application cosmetic - Use in infused oils and vinegars for hair and skin.decorative - Combine with pine cones, juniper, allspice berries and other plant materials as potpourri.culinary - Add to soups, stews, braised meats, fish and vegetable dishes.household - Deters mice, moths and some insects.aromatic - May be burned as incense. Certain aromatic compounds are isolated from the herb for use in cough medicine, mouthwash and perfumes.safety - Bay leaf edges are sharp and should be removed after cooking.
Country of Origin Turkey

Regulatory & Compliance

Allergens Peanuts, Tree Nuts, Eggs, Milk, Wheat, Soy, Fish, Crustacean, Sesame Seeds (Canada), Mustard (Canada)

Storage & Packaging

Pack Sizes 1/4 pound, 1 pound
Storage Instructions Store in a sealed container away from direct heat, light and moisture.