Oregano (Origanum vulgare), is an herb commonly thought of when making recipes such as pizza sauce, pasta sauce, and other robust recipes. There are many varieties of oregano, including sweet marjoram. Common varieties are Greek and Italian oregano. However, the uses and benefits extend beyond culinary preparations.
Oranges…their bright coloring is sure to add cheer on a cold winter day. The scent of fresh oranges is uplifting to the senses- and the appetite!
Winter time is orange time for us here in California. We look forward to this time of year; to have a bit of sunshine in our kitchen and to nourish our bodies with much-needed vitamin C during the cold winter months.