Herbs and Spices

Bay leaves to keep diseases at bay

Bay leaves to keep diseases at bay

Plant leaves have been long used for culinary and medicinal purposes. Most of these leaves contain distinct aroma and essential oils which offer distinct flavour to the recipe. You must…Read more
Health benefits of Sesame seeds

Health benefits of Sesame seeds

What does Indian sweet tilgul and Middle East condiment tahini have in common? Both are made from seeds which are very ancient and have high oil content.   It is Sesame…Read more
Top 10 benefits of Matcha tea

Top 10 benefits of Matcha tea

If you haven't started using matcha tea yet, then it's high time you did. Beaming with  immense health benefits, this tea has become one of the most popular drinks all…Read more
13 Health benefits of Marjoram

13 Health benefits of Marjoram

Marjoram is widely known as a flavorful and delicious herb. However, its uses extend well beyond the culinary scope because of its extraordinary therapeutic properties. Indigenous to Southern Turkey and…Read more
Fewer known benefits of Feverfew

Fewer known benefits of Feverfew

Well known for its ability to prevent headaches and migraine, feverfew is a herb that has  been widely used in herbal medicines for treating many ailments. It has been found…Read more
Benefits of Butterbur

Benefits of Butterbur

Long before medicines were chemically manufactured, most of the remedies and medicines were provided by mother nature. Butterbur, scientifically known as Petasites hypridus is one such medicinal herb that has…Read more
14 benefits of Chamomile herb

14 benefits of Chamomile herb

Chamomile, a health boosting herb used for several centuries is highly valued for the presence of antioxidants and also for its medicinal properties. It is used to prepare a tea…Read more
12 less known benefits of Henna

12 less known benefits of Henna

Henna (Lawsonia inermis), also known Mehndi has been long used by both men and women for coloring their hair and also for doing temporary tattoos on the skin. For thousands…Read more