Mexican Oregano

Mexican Oregano

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Mexican Oregano is not to be confused with traditional Oregano (Mediterranean) which is in the mint family. Mexican Oregano is actually a shrub in the verbena family and is native to South America. The aroma and flavor will be “somewhat” familiar, but it has a noticeable citrus character, like lemon verbena. 
Try it in moles and other sauces, in stews and in soups such as pozole. Of course, it is wonderful added to long-simmered bean dishes. It will NOT work in Italian tomato sauces!