Rosemary is a fragrant evergreen herb native to the Mediterranean, especially along the coast, it has been used since the time of the early Greeks and Romans. Its earliest use is said to be by the [...]


Dill is believed to be a native of the Mediterranean region. The earliest known record of dill was found in Egypt 5,000 years ago when the plant was used as a medicinal herb. Dill was also [...]


Chives are native to areas such as Europe, Asia and North America. They have been used since 3000 BC, The ancient Romans believed that the strong flavour of the herb correlated to physical strength so they [...]


Coriander is native to regions spanning from Southern Europe and Northern Africa to Southwestern Asia. It is one of the oldest herbs on record the seeds were even found in ruins dating back to 5000 B.C. [...]


Basil has been around for over 4,000 years, although native to India the herb has been globalised and is being used in kitchens across the world. Throughout history, basil was believed to have almost magical powers. [...]


There are many varieties in the mint family including spearmint and peppermint, native to North America, southern Africa, Eurasia and Australia. Throughout history, mint has been used for a multitude of things; in Ancient Athens, the [...]