Product Type: Oregano Leaf Organic Chef Jar
Quantity: 5 oz
Origin: Mexico, Peru, Turkey, United States
Aroma: Aromatic and spicy sweet
Flavor profile: Mildly pungent and bitter, slightly sweet
History: The first use of oregano was by the Greeks. Aphrodite introduced the herb by giving it to a man to make his life happier. Translated, oregano means the joy of the mountains.
Farming and harvesting: This perennial herb is harvested by cutting at the base of the leaves, and in Mediterranian climates, new stems quickly replace the harvested ones. Harvested product is dried and sized to specification.
Culinary applications: This spice is used in a wide array of savory dishes, most notably for Italian dishes.
Storage and packaging: Store under cool, dry conditions in sealed containers.
Shelf Life: Product shelf life is dependent on storage conditions and is highly variable. Product should be stored under cool, dry conditions and in a humidity controlled environment. Industry standard for product is 24 months.
Microbial Data: E. Coli - <10 cfu/g Salmonella - Negative/25g
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