Bouquet Garni Recipe

Bouquet Garni
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  • 5 mins
  • Prep: 5 mins,
  • Cook: 0 mins
  • Yield: 1/2 Cup
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Bouquet garni is a classic herb mixture used for cooking meats and vegetables. Traditionally, this mixture is tied up in cheesecloth for easy removal after flavoring.

What You'll Need

  • 1/4 cup dried parsley (classic ingredient)
  • 2 Tablespoons dried thyme (classic ingredient)
  • 2 Tablespoons dried bay leaf (classic ingredient)
  • 2 Tablespoons dried rosemary (optional ingredient)

How to Make It

  1. Combine parsley, thyme, bay leaf, and rosemary in a bowl.
  2. Place in an airtight container.
  3. Store in a cool, dark place away from heat sources.
  4. Use within 6 months.


Yield: about 1/2 cup