Re: [Apicius] Rue Substitute?
- View SourceTry celery leaves. There cheap and easy to find, and are nice and bitter.
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- View SourcePhil Z wrote:
> Try celery leaves. There cheap and easy to find, and are nice and bitter.I don't agree. First, celery doesn't resemble the taste of rue.
Second, celery is the logical substitute for lovage, if one cannot
get lovage. Since both lovage and rue leaves are called for in many
recipes, it seems unlikely to me to use one herb for both.