Rosemary Christmas Tree

Trimming the tree takes on a whole new meaning!  Enjoy the fragrance of rosemary plus get the benefit of fresh rosemary in recipes all winter. Decorate a fresh rosemary tree this holiday season and enjoy the fragrance and the fun decor.  After the holidays, you’ll have fresh rosemary available to harvest to add flavor to grilled steaks and hearty stews. Rosemary grows well inside on a window sill as long as you keep it moist but not wet.  Water as often as …

Garlic Rosemary Knots

Why “knot” jazz up your next meal with some piping hot garlic rosemary knots? A great way to use your fresh rosemary!   3/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil 3 tablespoons chopped fresh rosemary 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped 2 teaspoons salt 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper All-purpose flour, for dusting Heat oven to 375 degrees. In a small bowl, combine olive oil, rosemary, garlic, salt, and pepper. Line two large baking sheets with parchment, and set aside. Working on …

Overwintering Rosemary Indoors

Most herbs taste much better fresh, and rosemary is no exception. That’s why every winter I try to keep my rosemary alive in a pot inside the house. Rosemary really pairs well with roasted lamb, garlic, and olive oil. It is also a nice addition to potatoes, bread, tomato sauce, pizza, and pork, but you might want to use a light hand because the flavor can be strong. Rosemary does best in a sunny, southern or possibly western window, where …