Thyme is an herb from the mint family. You probably recognize from your spice set. But it’s so much more than an after-thought ingredient.
With about 400 subspecies, its range of uses is impressive. Ancient Egyptians used it in their embalming practices, while ancient Greeks used it as incense.
Thanks to its distinctive taste, it has remained a culinary staple to this day. But thyme is also fast gaining a reputation for its medicinal qualities too, such as its ability to help treat acne and high blood pressure………..Continue Reading