balsam herb

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n balsam herb tansy-scented Eurasian perennial herb with buttonlike yellow flowers; used as potherb or salad green and sometimes for potpourri or tea or flavoring; sometimes placed in genus Chrysanthemum
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Usage

In literature:

I wish, my friend, the herb-doctor was here now; a box of his Omni-Balsamic Reinvigorator would do you good.
"The Confidence-Man" by Herman Melville
In a German legend given by Grimm, the magpie appears as the bringer of the balsam herb (Springwurzel).
"Zoological Mythology (Volume II)" by Angelo de Gubernatis
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In news:

1 tbsp chopped garlic 4 tbsp lemon juice of one lemon 2 tbsp balsamic vinegar 2 tbsp Worcestershire sauce 1 tsp sea salt 1 tsp cracked black pepper 1 tbsp + 1 tsp Herbes de France.
Garden Salad with Balsamic Dressing and Herb Feta.
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