Epazote

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Description

Epazote is a Central American herb with a pungent taste and notes of oregano, anise, citrus, and mint. It is commonly used to season black beans and other Mexican dishes. Aside from its function as a flavoring, epazote is also purported to reduce the gas and bloating experienced by many when eating beans and cruciferous vegetables.

As it spreads quickly, however, it is safer to plant in containers