Thyme
China

  • $19


Sold in a single pun (~25g / 0.9 oz)

Thyme has a subtle, dry lemony aroma with a slightly earthy-minty flavor. It's an aromatic, used as much for its aroma as for the flavor it gives dishes, and blends beautifully with just about anything, making it a fantastic choice for adding layers of flavor without being overwhelming!

Seasonality

Seasonal all-year round, but best from June to October

Pairings
Thyme is best paired with:

  • Beans
  • Eggs
  • Lamb
  • Stews
  • Soups
  • Tomatoes
  • Vegetable dishes
  • Veal
Health Benefits

  • Alleviates Coughing: Thyme essential oil, obtained from its leaves, is often used as a natural cough remedy, and has been shown in a study (alongside ivy) to alleviate coughing as well as other symptoms of acute bronchitis!
  • Mood Booster: Thyme is often used for aromatic and therapeutic purposes because of its active substance carvacrol, which has been shown in studies to affect neuron activity in ways that boosted the subjects’ feelings of well-being!
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.