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Quick help please, recipe calls for basil, I bloody have NONE

(7 Posts)
PrincessToadstool Fri 24-Jul-09 16:27:47

It is a fish thing, not exactly a fish pie, smoked haddock, tomatoes, cheese, creme fraiche... and basil.

I have frozen parsley, will that do?

TitsalinaBumsquash Fri 24-Jul-09 16:31:26

I should think any leafy green herb would be fine.

PrincessToadstool Fri 24-Jul-09 16:34:57

Thanks Titsalina, I'll give it a whirl. DP was growing basil quite successfully but suddenly it looks grim as anything.

sweetnitanitro Fri 24-Jul-09 16:35:47

Parsley is good with fish and oregano is nice with tomato if you have any.

SpawnChorus Fri 24-Jul-09 16:36:24

Blob of pesto?

shinyshoes Fri 24-Jul-09 16:39:06

I have tons in my garden it's growing like bloody wildfire if you are in Essex you can have some

pointydog Fri 24-Jul-09 16:46:46

parsley would do, probably pesto too but it won't really matter if you don't use any replacement

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