Ground bay leaf
Bay leaf belongs to the laurel family and is one of the most popular and widespread spices, which saturates the taste of dishes and makes them more fragrant.
The homeland of the laurel is considered to be the Mediterranean and Asia Minor, now its plantations are located in Turkey, Yugoslavia, Portugal, Spain, Greece and Russia.
The bay leaf contains vitamins (A, B, C, PP), trace elements, essential oils, tannins, salicylates.
The plant is used in cooking, medicine and the chemical industry.
In cooking, such a spice as bay leaf is indispensable.
It is added to soups, borscht, brine, soup. Laurel will add a pleasant taste to seafood, meat, legumes, potatoes.
It is impossible to imagine any marinade and preparation without a bay leaf. It is used for sauerkraut, for salting vegetables, canned fish and meat, canned.
Ground bay leaf is added in the preparation of sausages, pâtés, bacon.
Laurel goes well with other spices.
You can use bay leaf and cinnamon, cloves. Mixtures with sage, dill and parsley, thyme and pepper.
Useful properties of bay leaf:
- Bay leaf has a beneficial effect on digestion. It stimulates the appetite and better breaks down heavy food.
- The plant helps to rid the joints of salt deposits, reduces pain and inflammation.
- Due to the content of vitamins and nutrients in the laurel, it increases immunity.
- Bay leaf has a positive effect on men's and women's health.
- People suffering from dermatitis, psoriasis, allergies and other skin diseases are recommended to take baths with a decoction of bay leaf.
- Bay leaf is used to get rid of pigment spots, acne, pimples, dandruff.
- Bay oil softens and nourishes dry skin, smoothes wrinkles.
Despite all the positive reviews about bay leaf, it has its own contraindications. It is not recommended for use in case of individual intolerance; pregnant women; with ulcers of the stomach, duodenum; in diseases related to the liver, kidneys.
If desired, bay leaf can be grown at home. This plant is unpretentious. It will grow quietly in any part of the house, even in poorly lit places.
You can buy ground bay leaf of excellent quality in our online store.
Country of manufacture: Georgia.
You can buy ground bay leaf both wholesale and retail from 100 grams.