Greek oregano is a perennial and herbaceous plant and its quality is considered to be one of the best worldwide. Aside from its characteristic flavour and aroma, it also has various medicinal properties, and one of its main active substances is carvacrol. Recent studies have shown that oregano offers a wide range of biological properties, namely anti-microbial, antifungal, anti-diarrhoeal, anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. As a herbal tea, it is traditionally used as an intestinal booster, as an expectorant, and to help ease asthma, high blood pressure and arteriosclerosis.
It is used as a seasoning ingredient in household cooking and in the food industry, as well as a herbal tea to help ease coughing. It is especially used in Greek salads, on grilled meat, poultry, fish etc. Oregano is considered the basic seasoning ingredient of all Mediterranean cuisines and is a Greek cuisine staple.
Organic oregano buds and leaves
Glass jar 30g