Sage
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Sage

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Sage (Salvia officinalis)

Sage is a perennial bushy plant, which is known since ancient times. In ancient Greece it was used as a ‘’multidrug’’, Arabs had the belief that it can cure everything and for Latins it was the holy plant of immortality. Nowadays, French usually call it ‘’The Greek Tea”.

However, these ancient civilizations are not totally incorrect. Sage has a huge variety of benefits for our health. Moreover, it is used extensively in modern medicine. It is also used to eradicate insects. Due to its plenty of uses, sage is really popular in Greece.

Sage has also many uses in Mediterranean cuisine. It can give a great flavor to white and red meat, fish, pasta, soups and legumes. It can be also added to oil or vinegar to flavor them.

Sage (Salvia officinalis)

Sage is a perennial bushy plant, which is known since ancient times. In ancient Greece it was used as a ‘’multidrug’’, Arabs had the belief that it can cure everything and for Latins it was the holy plant of immortality. Nowadays, French usually call it ‘’The Greek Tea”.

However, these ancient civilizations are not totally incorrect. Sage has a huge variety of benefits for our health. Moreover, it is used extensively in modern medicine. It is also used to eradicate insects. Due to its plenty of uses, sage is really popular in Greece.

Sage has also many uses in Mediterranean cuisine. It can give a great flavor to white and red meat, fish, pasta, soups and legumes. It can be also added to oil or vinegar to flavor them.