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Special Diet: Gluten free, Vegan, Vegetarian, Organic
Curry leaves sometimes confused with bay leaves are not related at all. While curry leaves can be ground down and be used in spice blends they are moe usually not and added whole. Unlike bay leaves, they can be used fresh as well dry and they are usually a brighter green. Curry leaves come from the Neem tree, which has an almost holy allure for its many health benefits. Curry leaves are used in curries when making a paste while frying the onions adding richness from their bitter and herbaceous pine like scents that richness and depth. They are usually fished out after they have departed their flavor to the base of the recipe.