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Basil and dried basil

Basil is the name of an annual plant from the mint family. Its aromatic leaves are eaten raw There are two types of basil, green and purple. This vegetable is mostly used as a vegetable. Basil is native to tropical regions from Central Africa to Southeast Asia.

Basil, like other dark mint plants, has a square stem and opposite leaves. The length of the basil stalk is about 30 to 50 cm and in some varieties it reaches up to one meter.

To make dried basil, you can hang the basil leaves in bunches in the dark after washing and drying them and wait for them to dry. Basil leaves can be dried in the oven or microwave. Drying basil leaves in front of the sun is an old and effective method.

For long-term storage, it is better to prepare dried basil.

Dried basil has the aroma and taste of the fresh plant to some extent, and it can be used in the preparation of various stews and salads and as a flavoring of various types of buranis. Basil is found in most parts of Iran.

dried basil


  • Boosting the immune system
  • Anticancer
  • Aid in digestion
  • Lower blood pressure
  • Treatment of heart diseases
  • Decreased blood sugar
  • Enhance vision
  • loss of appetite
  • Asthma treatment
  • Treatment of fungal infections
  • Bone and teeth health
  • Improve and strengthen vision
  • Controlling body cholesterol levels
  • Bite wound treatment
  • Detoxification and liver health

Disadvantages of basil

  • Basil contains estragole, its long-term consumption can increase the risk of liver cancer.
  • Breastfeeding mothers should not use.
  • Basil increases the effect of blood thinners. This plant causes uterine contractions

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The nature of basil

Dried basil has a warm and dry taste. You can use basil to make face masks, teas and teas.

A list of delicious dishes with dried basil

  • One of the most delicious dishes you can prepare with dried basil is broth.
  • Pumpkin stew
  • Eggplant
  • All kinds of soups
  • Meat feed
  • Lens
  • Types of cocoa

Importer of dried basil in the world

Product : 071290 Dried basil

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Value imported in 2022 (USD thousand)Trade balance in 2022 (USD thousand)Annual growth in value between 2018-2022 (%)Annual growth in value between 2021-2022 (%)Share in world imports (%)Average distance of supplying countries (km)Concentration of supplying countriesAverage tariff (estimated) applied by the country (%)
United States of America3375948186-131301092571513.378390.081.5
United Kingdom816299884-2858183394173.243440.050.7
Korea, Republic of731366344-477815859192.958630.086.6
Hong Kong, China669093235-576113323-62.629520.190
Taipei, Chinese43733582940916512121.752110.084.9

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Nutritional benefits of dried basil

  • Reduction of headache or migraine pains
  • Lower blood pressure
  • depression treatment
  • Improve the immune system
  • Anticancer
  • liver protector

Properties of basil tea in traditional medicine

The brew of purple basil leaves has all the properties of the basil plant, among other things, it is a stimulant of sexual power and a memory booster.

Nutritional table of dried basil

The main constituentAmount per 100 grams
energy (calories)233 kcal
carbohydrate47.75 grams
Protein22.98 grams
fat4.07 grams
Water10.35 grams
fiber37.70 grams
sugar Loaf1.71 grams
Cholesterol0.00 mg
Vitamins of dried basil
The name of the vitaminAmount per 100 grams
Vitamin A37.00 micrograms
Vitamin D0.00 µg
Vitamin E10.70 mg
Vitamin K1714.50 micrograms
Vitamin C0.80 mg
Thiamine (B1)0.08 mg
Riboflavin (B2)1.20 mg
Niacin (B3)4.90 mg
Choline (B4)54.90 mg
pantothenic acid (B5)0.84 mg
Vitamin B61.34 mg
Folate (B9)310.00 micrograms
Vitamin B120.00 mg
Minerals of dried basil
Calcium2240.00 mg
iron89.80 mg
magnesium711.00 mg
phosphorus274.00 mg
potassium2630.00 mg
sodium76.00 mg
Roy7.10 mg
copper2.10 mg
Manganese9.80 mg
selenium3.00 micrograms

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