Oregano
China

  • $19


Sold as a pun (25g / 0.9 oz)

Oregano is the stronger tasting cousin of Marjoram, boasting a spicy taste. Typically used to flavor food, Oregano is well-suited to complement dishes with strong flavors

Seasonality

Seasonal all-year round but best from June to October

Pairings
Oregano is best paired with:

  • Chillies
  • Pasta
  • Pizza
Health Benefits

  • Strong Anti-microbial Agent: Oregano has several antimicrobial properties, and has been shown in studies to be effective against strains of the food pathogen Listeria monocytogenes. It is a powerful anti-microbial, primarily because it contains an essential compound called carvacol!
  • Vitamin & Antioxidant rich: Oregano is rich in vitamin K, which promotes bone growth & maintains bone density, whilst increasing the production of blood clotting proteins! Oregano also contains high concentrations of antioxidants, which help protect your cells against free radicals!
Recipes
Greek Yogurt ChickenRecipe
Time Required
  • 105 mins (60 mins Cook Time)
Complexity
  • 2 / 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.