Herb Primer

Cut and store your herbs properly

Treat your herbs well. Aïda Mollenkamp gives some tips on storing that will ensure your fresh herbs stay fresh. Then, when you’re ready to use them, suggestions on how to remove the good stuff (leaves) from the bad stuff (stalks). Plus: Stalks aren’t all bad!

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