Dried Oregano

£3.00

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Description

Oregano is a Mediterranean herb used for cooking and a variety of medicinal purposes.

Use this beautifully warm and aromatic herb to flavour sauces, make herby bread such as focaccia, in marinades on pizza and omelets.

Put one teaspoon is a cup of boiling water to make a medicinal tea.

Additional information

Weight 0.18 kg
Storage info

Store in an airtight container in a cool dry place out of sunlight.

Health benefits

Dried oregano is rich in vitamins C (antioxidant) and K (proper blood clotting, bone and cardiovascular health). It is an excellent source of potassium, calcium, manganese, iron, and magnesium, which collectively help to control heart rate, blood pressure, prevent anemia, are important for bone metabolism and are antioxidants. Since dried oregano is rich in fiber, it adds bulk to food which helps with elimination. Omega 3-fatty acids help reduce inflammation and lower risk of chronic diseases like heart disease, cancer and arthritis. Regular consumption can help boost the immune system and when used for steam inhalation, can help clear the sinus'.
Any health content is provided for general information only, and should not be treated as a substitute for the medical advice of your own doctor or any other healthcare professional.

Country of Origin

Greece (sourced from Whitburn)

Miles travelled to get to us

4.1

Ingredients

Dried oregano.

Allergens: see ingredients in bold.

Recipes

See our recipes

Producer

Theon Nectar