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The Secret of the Laurel Hedge


Benefits during summer – always use a bay leaf when cooking risotto and pasta sauce! And most of all, laurel is the most efficient ingredient to combat heat. So make sure you use it as often as you can. And below, we’ve listed a couple of ideas for you, and the recipe of a special drink which we found in the San Zaccaria collections.

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