Oregano Selection Information | Nutritional Information | Tips & Trivia
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Hispanic & Italian dishes like soups, stews, sauces & shellfish.
In general, herbs should be fresh looking, crisp and brightly-colored.
Avoid herbs that are wilted, have dry brown areas, or are pale or yellow in color. Slimy looking dark spots with small areas of mold indicate old product or poor handling.
Most herbs benefit from being stored with freshly cut stems in a glass of water - either in or out of the refrigerator.
Herbs will not ripen further after harvest.
Oregano is very low in Cholesterol and Sodium. It's also a good source of Vitamin B6, Potassium and Copper, and a great source of Dietary Fiber, Vitamin A, Vitamin C, Vitamin E (Alpha Tocopherol), Vitamin K, Folate, Calcium, Iron, Magnesium and Manganese.
1 tsp, ground
Amount per serving
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