Freeze fresh herbs in olive oil! Add the cubes to pasta/potato dishes, soups, or roasting onions, garlic, & veggies; These have a six month freezer life and do need to be stored separately to preserve individual flavors of the herbs.
Learn how to make a mint extract with fresh peppermint and your favorite clear liquor. Homemade extracts are perfect for holiday gifts and cost less than store-bought extracts! It's also a good way to use up the summer harvest of mint leaves.
--> "Sausage, Potato and Spinach Soup - A hearty, comforting soup that's so easy and simple to make, loaded with tons of fiber and flavor! (I used mild Italian sausage so my little one could eat it. loved this soup!