OREGANO, MEXICAN - Kosher/Gluten Free

Mexican Oregano
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OREGANO, MEXICAN - Kosher/Gluten Free

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Description:

TEMPORARILY UNAVAILABLE - Tentative Arrival 9/14/15   Mexican Oregano stems from the plant Verbenaceae and is only loosely related to Oregano. Mexican oregano has a sweetness and intensity that many chefs prefer to the flavor of the Mediterranean species. This strong flavor and aroma allow it to be used as a substitute for Epazote. Oregano possesses a strongly aromatic and pungent flavor of delicate mint with earthy tones. Used in many tomato-based sauces and on grilled fish and chicken. Oregano can be used on vegetables, pizza, lasagna, wild game and poultry. The leaves are a pleasant flavoring for fish, sausage, tomato sauces, or any recipe requiring a strong oregano essence.

Ingredient Statement:

Oregano.

TEMPORARILY UNAVAILABLE - Tentative Arrival 9/14/15

Oregano is most common in many types of Italian cuisine. Oregano compliments the flavor of egg and cheese dishes and is great in herb breads, broiled vegetables and stews. Oregano accentuates a variety of foods such as fajitas, marinated chicken breasts, tacos, pizza, soups, pesto, chili, seafood, and lamb.

Recommended Preparation Instructions:

No preparation is necessary. Add directly to recipes as called for.

Product Description

Mexican Oregano stems from the plant Verbenaceae and is only loosely related to Oregano. Mexican oregano has a sweetness and intensity that many chefs prefer to the flavor of the Mediterranean species. This strong flavor and aroma allow it to be used as a substitute for Epazote. Oregano possesses a strongly aromatic and pungent flavor of delicate mint with earthy tones. Oregano can be used on vegetables, pizza, lasagna, wild game and poultry. The leaves are a pleasant flavoring for fish, sausage, tomato sauces, or any recipe requiring a strong oregano essence.

Physical

Color: Light to dark green with brown undertones.

Flavor: Strong, pungent.

Size: Min 75% through a US #18 sieve.

Chemical

Moisture: 15%

Sulfites: N/A

Heat Level: N/A

Ingredient Statement:

Oregano.

Allergen Statement

Contains no allergens.

Packaging & Storage

Shelf Life: Min 12 months (under optimum storage conditions).

Packaging: Plastic jar.

Storage Conditions: Store in a dry, cool place.

About Nutritional Information

Chieftain Wild Rice Company gathers nutritional information from highly regarded sources. Nutritional analysis can vary due to growing conditions, frequency of testing, and other factors.

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 1/4 teaspoon (.5g)
Amount Per Serving
Calories 0Calories from Fat 0
 % Daily Value *
Total Fat 0g0%
Saturated Fat 0g0%
Trans Fat 0g 
Cholesterol 0g0%
Sodium 0mg0%
Total Carbohydrate 0g0%
Dietary Fiber 0g0%
Sugars 0g 
Protein 0g 
Vitamin A0%
Vitamin C0%
Calcium0%
Iron0%
* The Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.