Ideas for use of cinnamon basil?

john3(7a)August 18, 2005

Tried this from seed this year; have put leaves in hot breakfast cereal like multi-grain and/or oatmeal. So far it seems to function more as an attractive/leaf fragrant annual. Any suggestions for cooking usage, you've employed, are welcome.

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christiemoreen(z8 Seattle)

I love cinnamon basil, and use it just like regular sweet basil. It even makes great pesto (you can use a flavorless oil, like canola or grapeseed).

    Bookmark   August 18, 2005 at 2:34PM
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alison(6b/OH)

John -- I love cinnamon basil!

I just posted three recipes for you -- unfortunately I put them on the "lemon basil" thread!

Here is a link that might be useful: Lemon Basil Thread

    Bookmark   August 18, 2005 at 8:07PM
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Daisyduckworth(Aust)

Check out this site:

Here is a link that might be useful: basil recipes

    Bookmark   August 18, 2005 at 9:39PM
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