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Savory | A Focus On This Herb — 20 Comments

  1. I really need to give my garden some attention too 0: I expect so much from it yet I seem to be giving so little 🙂
    GourmetGetaways sharing the blog ♥ The Fabulous Ladies Wine SocietyMy Profile

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    • I did not get into the garden this weekend like I meant to – but today is another day 🙂

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  2. Thanks for this informative post, and going by the pics, these useful herbs will also look good in any garden

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    • Mine has grown HUGE!

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  3. I need to become better at harvesting herbs. I let them go to seed!

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    • Tammy, I am the same with the herbs in my bottom garden – that is why I have pots outside my kitchen door now 🙂

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  4. Savory is one herb I’ve rarely tried! Thanks for this post!

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    • My pleasure – and I think I have to change your feed for my reader?

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  5. Now, please correct me but I thought these days ‘za’atar’ was actually a spice MIXTURE used in Middle-Eastern cooking using sumac etc? At least that Methinks the name originally pertained to oregano, thyme and savoury, all three? Perchance am wrong or the labellers are wrong or whatever . . .

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    • Eha, you are not wrong. Za’atar is the name of the herb and the name of the condiment which uses the herb, as well as sumac, dried sesame seeds and salt. I shall have to try and make some za’atar spice mix for my blog 🙂

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  6. I have never heard of Savory.. I am so battling with basil at the moment, it just withers and dies!!

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    • Mine has as well! SO sad as I love using basil in a lot of dishes 🙂

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  7. I love your herb and spice posts. Informative and useful tips for cooking. Za’atar is used for both herb and the spice mix which consists of sumac and other dried herbs (thyme, marjoram, oregano mainly), sesame seeds and coarse sea salt.
    Have a great weekend, we are enjoying a lovely spell of hot summer weather!
    Barbara sharing the blog ♥ The End Of A SeasonMy Profile

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    • enjoy the hot weather and thanks for the ingredients – I had another comment about this as well 🙂

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  8. I’m trying to think whether we get summer or winter savoury here-the plants don’t look that familiar but to be honest I’m hopeless at plant identification!
    Lorraine @ Not Quite Nigella sharing the blog ♥ Crab Omelettes, Pad Thai and One Late Night In Bangkok!My Profile

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    • My savory leaves are so big that I am not sure which variety they are either!

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  9. I need to check the pack of rhubarb seed I have – I thought they were only summer planting – would be lovely to plant the seed now already for Pete – it is his favourite!
    Have a super weekend.
    🙂 Mandy xo

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    • I will check mine as well before I plant them – but first I need to get the soil bedded down and something growing 🙂

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  10. Is THAT what za’atar is! I thought it was a variety of thyme! Thanks Tandy! x

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    • I was so amazed when I read it as I never knew what it was either!

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