Sweet Basil
Hong Kong

  • $15


Sold in packs of 15g / 0.5 ozs

Fridays Only Pre-order - Cut-off for the coming Friday delivery would be on Thursday at 2pm. Delivery of all items will be done on the same Friday that your pre-order is ready

Locally-grown & harvested within a day or two from delivery to ensure you get the freshest & tasting basil!

Sweet, fragrant, and aromatic. The taste of the Sweet Basil is like a bouquet with hints of mint, clove, and licorice. It's widely used in the cuisines of India, Southeast Asia, and, of course, the Mediterranean

Try it in soups, stews, and sauces, or chop it up raw and add to egg dishes, salads, and dips

What is Permaculture?

Different by Design.

Permaculture uses organic farming methods but goes way beyond & utilizes a holistic design in reducing its environmental footprint.

Read more about it here!

Seasonality

Seasonal all-year round

Pairings
UrbaNature's Sweet Basil are best paired with:

  • Cheese
  • Pasta Dishes
  • Soups
  • Stews
  • Tomatoes
Health Benefits

  • Rich in Vitamins & Minerals: Basil is rich in vitamin A, vitamin K, vitamin C, magnesium, iron, potassium, and calcium!
  • Other Benefits: The Basil plant is known to harness anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory, and antioxidant properties. The majority of the great benefits of basil can be attributed to its volatile oils and flavonoids – powerful, plant-based antioxidants that reduce inflammation, help fight aging, and promote healthy arteries!
Recipes
Vegetable & Goat's Cheese TartRecipe
Time Required
  • 40 mins (25 mins Cook Time)
Complexity
  • 2 / 5
Ingredients
Sauteed Mushrooms in Garlic & Basil SauceRecipe
Time Required
  • 30 mins
Complexity
  • 2 / 5
Ingredients
Caprese Kumato BurgerRecipe
Time Required
  • 15 mins
Complexity
  • 1 / 5
Ingredients
Nutritional Values (% of your Daily Value*)
*Daily Value of your nutritional needs, per 100g serving, assuming a caloric intake of 2,000 calories per day. More info here. Sourced from the USDA National Nutrient Database.
Health Benefits are based on empirical research as cited above, but this product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.