Herb Alchemy 101 Cooking Without a Recipe
Below is the basic outline of some flavors that work together well. Follow the steps and you will find success.
Step 1: Begin with the pasta salad base.
- Whisk oil and vinegar with other ingredients in a bowl.
- Start with a half teaspoon at a time of the herb or spice you want to add and then sample.
- Adjust flavors according to your taste.
- For one batch of salad, you will need one batch of salad dressing.
Step 3: Add flavor profile to dressing & mix salad.
These are lists of flavors that work together for the cuisine you want to create they are not a complete list. They are intended to get you started.
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There you go darlings. Begin learning some flavor profiles. I'll be posting more in the future! I promise.