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Cooks' Ingredients Basil Waitrose 25g

2.8 out of 5 (26)

11 out of 26 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

life 3 days guaranteed (avg. 4)*

Suitable for vegetarians

82p

Price per 10g: 32.8p

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Product Description

Wonderfully aromatic, basil is widely used in Italian cookery and especially good with tomato based dishes. For fullest flavour, simply tear the leaves and add raw to salads or to hot dishes during cooking.

Product Information

Categories


Brand

Waitrose

Storage

Store in a cool dry place

Country of Origin

Country of origin may vary depending upon seasonality

Manufacturer

Waitrose Ltd.
Bracknell, Berkshire
RG12 8YA
UK

Package Type

Film bag

Other Information

Wash before use.

Nutrition

Ingredients

Basil.

Reviews

Customer Reviews

2.8 out of 5

26 customers reviewed this product Average rating 2.8

11 out of 26 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

Rating: 2 star out of 5

So limp

Brought to put on top of home made pizza and it was so limp as soon as I got it. Ended up chopping it and putting it ice cubes containers with olive oil and freezing as it's no good fresh for pizzas or salads

Rating: 5 star out of 5

Aromatic

Wonderful ingredient .Highly recommend it. Try roasting a chicken with a whole bunch inside.No need to add anything else for flavour. Place on a bed of vegetables for roasting & mash vegetables into the gravy. Excellent way to use up wilted basil. Try it.

Rating: 3 star out of 5

Ok but not Italian basil

This is no longer Italian basil with its thick shovel like leaves but instead a different variety with serrated thinner leaves and a less intense flavour, shipped from Jordan. It's ok but not as nice and no wonder it's often dead on arrival.

Rating: 2 star out of 5

2 of 6 found this review helpful.

Complete tosh

This completely ruined my margarita.What kind of mint is this? Tastes more like basil leaf to me.

Rating: 1 star out of 5

used to be fine

Not only has this product become limp, for the past few weeks the basil has been covered in brown blotches. Only fit for the bin at the moment.

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