Herbs and Spices Perth Australia

Thyme Leaves Rubbed Canister 200g

An ancient green leafy herb that has been dried and crushed.
Code: CTHY200
Quantity: Good Supply
Availability: Always Available
$ 6.85
GST exempt

Usage 

Used in chowders, sauces, tomato dishes, salads and in stuffing mixes. Can be added to complement the flavour of corn and green beans.

Ancient Romans were complementing their cheeses or were flavouring their alcoholic beverages with Thyme.

Medicinal Powers?

Thyme is a natural antiseptic and is rich in thymol. It can be used to treat coughs and colds and may help clear congestion.

The aroma is said to dispel melancholy and nightmares.

Shouldn't be consumed by pregnant women as may induce premature labour.

Fun Facts

It may kill mosquito larvae when added to water.

It is claimed that the hay used to make a bed for the Virgin Mary and the Christ Child, included Thyme.