summer savoury


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Noun1.summer savoury - herb with delicately flavored leaves with many uses
savoury, savory - either of two aromatic herbs of the mint family
Satureia hortensis, Satureja hortensis, summer savory - erect annual herb with oval leaves and pink flowers; used to flavor e.g. meats or soups or salads; southeastern Europe and naturalized elsewhere
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Or use a little double cream instead of a white sauce, and add some chopped summer savoury, a delicious summery herb, or some mint instead.
"Actually, I am doing the gardeners a favour." He is keen to extend the selection to re-introduce old-fashioned herbs such as marjoram, lemon balm and summer savoury. The latter was once thought to be an aphrodisiac so it might appeal to the many wedding parties hosted by New Hall.