Italian Seasoning Mix

Don't want to get out the food processor? Norman uses a mortar and pestle to grind these ingredients.



Makes about 1/2 cup

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Prep: 5 Minutes


1/2 cup dried basil
2 tablespoons plus 2 tsp. dried oregano
4 teaspoons dried crushed red pepper
2 teaspoons whole black peppercorns


1. Process basil, oregano, crushed red pepper, and black peppercorns in a food processor 1 minute or until mixture is a fine powder. Store in an airtight container at room temperature up to 4 months.