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Old 02-04-2007, 09:45 AM   #1
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Conversion from fresh basil to dried basil?

have a recipie that calls for 6 basil leaves but I was only able to bur freeze-dried basil at the store. What is the conversion rate?


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Old 02-04-2007, 03:05 PM   #2
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Look at your jar and see if it has conversion info on it. Generally - 6 basil leaves (fresh) would be about 1-Teaspoon dried.
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