Herbes de Provence
Herbes de Provence has been used for thousands of years, both to spice food and to sooth the digestive system. Also known as Provencal herbs is reputed to alleviate the symptoms of motion sickness, makes a tingling bath and a refreshing tea, helps improve circulation, and makes a beautiful potted plant.
It is a mixture of dried herbs considered typical of the Provence region of southeast France. Formerly simply a descriptive term, commercial blends started to be sold under this name in the 1970’s. These blends often contain savory, marjoram, rosemary, thyme, and oregano. Lavender leaves are also included in products in the North American market. The herb mixture is typically used with grilled foods and stews.
Although Herbs Provence, bread may seem like a recent (and Western) invention, it was actually being made by Greek bakers more than 4 thousand years ago.
Herbes de Provence is available in 20 lb bulk bag, 15 lb bulk bag, 5 lb. bag, 2 lb. Jug, 7 oz., 3 oz., and 1.5 oz. sizes.
At A1 Spice World we take pride in the freshness of our product. All of our herbs, spices and seasonings come in freshness sealed and attractive clear plastic bottles. For bulk pricing on bulk spices contact us here or call 516-801-2132.