Basil works beautifully with thyme, tarragon, anise, cloves, cinnamon and other spices as well as lemon and lime. Basil tea is also highly delicious.
Perfect with Mediterranean dishes. Delicious in tomato based sauces. Add to oil to make an infused oil or use in marinades. Mix with olive oil, pine nuts, grated parmesan and garlic to make a delicious pesto. Ideal for paninis and pasta dishes.