Meaning of BAY LEAF in English

BAY LEAF

An aromatic leaf that comes from bay laurel. Whole, halved, or ground, it lends a slightly bitter, pungent seasoning to soups, stews, and stocks. It id one of the primary ingredients in a bouquet garni.

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