You've heard of chives and coriander. How about calendula? Or Marjoram? If you're a gardening beginner and want to grow something simple to add an extra spice to your garden or already successfully grow herbs and want to see what else they can do, The Herb Pocket Bible is your essential companion. Discover: * The A-Z of herbs; learn your basil from your yarrow * How to ease your stress with Kava-Kava or how to sleep soundly using Chamomile * Tips to make your home smell fresh and fragrant * A gift-book perfect for birthdays and celebrations Haven't got a garden or allotment but still want to grow your own? Herbs are a simple and cost effective solution, The Herb Pocket Bible also includes: * Vital herb know-how for any cook or gardener * Expert guidance; from planting and growing herbs to cooking them in the kitchen * Delicious recipes where herbs are the main attraction * Medicinal uses for herbs and natural remedies Whether you're a beginner or an expert; learn what herbs add that extra something and how a sprinkle of basil can change the taste and texture of a whole meal.
This perfect gift for herb users and beginners also explains the benefits and recipes of herbal teas and natural herbal remedies. Learn how to make Jasmine tea for its unique flavour or Peppermint tea to relieve any aches and pains. The perfect gift for any gardener or cook. The Herb Pocket Bible is small and robust in size and can be used as a handy reference book whether you're in the herb garden or in the kitchen cooking. Here's what some famous and historical personalities had to say about herbs: "I'm really going heavy on the herbs in this recipe" Jamie Oliver "Let food be thy medicine, thy medicine shall be thy food" Hippocrates "Parsley - the jewel of herbs, both in the pot and on the plate." Albert Stockli "There's a few things I've learned in life: always throw salt over your left shoulder, keep rosemary by your garden gate, plant lavender for good luck, and fall in love whenever you can." Winter's Tale, Shakespeare "Salt, pepper, herbs!" Gordon Ramsay "In my kitchen Basil reigns supreme" Delia Smith Pocket Bibles are a series of best-selling pocket-sized gift books packed with practical advice.
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