Quan Shui Wet Market

Lemon Basil

Flavour Of The Herb

⁠Unique herbal, sweet, and tangy flavour with notes of lemon mixed with anise.

Health Benefits

Helps in bone strengthening: Lemon basil is rich in anti-inflammatory beta-carotene and vital vitamin K, crucial for blood clotting and bone health.

Suggested Recipes

Lemon Basil and Garlic Shrimp Skewers (recipe here)

Ingredient recommendations: Live Prawns 鲜虾 and Chinese Old Garlic 老蒜

Creamy Lemon-Basil Chicken (recipe here)

Ingredient recommendations: GG™ AnXin Boneless Breast 起骨鸡胸

Fun Facts 

Did you know? Lemon basil gets its name from the delightful lemony aroma and taste it adds to dishes, resembling a fusion of basil and lemon.

Parts to Use

The leaves 

How to Harvest

Harvest and cut the upper leaves and stems.