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LEMON BALM

Alternate/Variety Name

Melissa Officinalis

Level

Adventurous

Requirement

Optional

Origin/Cuisine

Middle East

Similarity

Citron

Complimentary Foods

Chicken
Dips
Fish
Fruit Salads
Infusions of Teas
Cordials
Punches & Wines
Mushrooms
Salad
Soft Cheeses
Soup

Category

Herb

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Fresh
Dried
Leaves

Appearance

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Color

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Size

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Flavor

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Scoville SHU

Not Applicable

Substitutions

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Notes

CULINARY

• Add near the end of cooking.

MEDICINAL

Internal: Leaf infusion for anxiety, mild depression, headaches, nervousness, insomnia.
• Consult physician before using.

HOME

• Rub fresh leave on furniture to polish.



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