WHOLESALE HERB ORDERS: Information about how to order our herbs for retail sale in a shop or business can be obtained by sending a request to the United Society of Shakers, 707 Shaker Rd., New Gloucester, ME 04260 OR (207) 926-4597 OR usshakers@aol.com.

HERB CATALOG

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~ Culinary Herbs ~

Our herbs are packaged in reusable slipcover tins with a pleasing blue and red imprint on white label.

Apple Pie Spice

(Cinnamon, Allspice, Cloves, Nutmeg) A mix of four spices that help make apple pies the great treat that they are. Also can be used in applesauce, apple crisp and on baked apples.

( .75 oz resealable bag | $ 3.00 )

Basil

Great in tomato dishes. Enhances the flavor of eggplant, green beans, zucchini, main ingredient of pesto.

( 1.1 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

( .4 oz resealable bag | $ 3.00 )

Bouquet Garni *

(Rosemary, Thyme, Marjoram, Basil, Chervil). This is our heartiest mixture. Good in all tomato dishes and salads. A fine addition to rich soups and stews.

( 1.4 oz. tin | $ 5.50 )

( .6 oz resealable bag | $ 3.00 )

Celery Leaves

For use in soups, stews and stuffing.

( 1.3 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

( .3 oz resealable bag | $ 3.00 )

Chervil

Is called the "gourmet parsley," Best known for use in salads and omelets. It also enhances soups (especially sorrel or spinach soup); and adds flavor to fish, sauces and vegetables

( 1.1 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

( .25 oz resealable bag | $ 3.00 )

Dill

Excellent on seafood, especially salmon. Used in many pickle recipes and salads.

( 1.2 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

( .5 oz resealable bag | $ 3.00 )

Dill Dip *

(Dill, Dill Seed, Onion, Parsley) This mixture when combined with either sour cream or yogurt makes for a fantastic dip to accompany vegetable sticks.

( 2.4 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

( .8 oz resealable bag | $ 3.00 )

Egyptian Mint

Marvelous with lamb or fish.

( 1.1 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

( .4 oz resealable bag | $ 3.00 )

Fines Herbes *

(Basil, Marjoram, Parsley, Tarragon, Thyme) We came up with this mixture to use in chowders (fish, seafood or corn), egg and poultry dishes.

( 1.1 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

( .5 oz resealable bag | $ 3.00 )

NEW! French Herb Blend

(Chives, Parsley, Basil, Tarragon, Rosemary, Marjoram) Enhance chicken, pork and gravies or rich sauces with this old country blend.

( .75 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

( .5 oz resealable bag | $ 3.00 )

Herbal Bouquet *

(Basil, Celery Leaves, Marjoram, Thyme) Good in stews, meat and salads.

( 1.1 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

( .5 oz resealable bag | $ 3.00 )

Herbes de Provence

Always a favorite and useful herb mix! Rub on chicken, lamb or beef. Add to olive oil to baste fish and seafood. (Thyme, savory, basil, rosemary, lavender).

( .75 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

Italian Seasoning

(Garlic, Basil, Fennel, Oregano, Parsley, Thyme) This unique blend of herbs imparts a wonderful taste to any tomato dish, soup, or sauce. Wonderful in lasagna, lamb, meatballs, or pork.

( 2.1 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

( 1.0 oz resealable bag | $ 3.00 )

NEW! Lemon Pepper Blend

(Lemon Peel, Black Pepper, Cumin, Red Pepper, Oregano, thyme, Onion, Garlic, Citric Acid, Paprika) A traditional rub for meats, especially poultry.

( 2.3 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

( 1.0 oz resealable bag | $ 3.00 )

Marigold

Often referred to as the "poor man's saffron." Use in rice, soup or salad to enhance color and taste.

( 1.1 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

( .2 oz resealable bag | $ 3.00 )

Marjoram

A pungent herb which lends flavor to meats, stews and stuffings.

( 1.0 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

( .25 oz resealable bag | $ 3.00 )

NEW! Mulling Spice

(Cinnamon Chips, Orange Peel, Allspice, Cloves) The only thing better than the smell of hot mulled cider on a cold day is the taste of this deliciously warming blend of spices.

( 2.4 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

( 2.0 oz resealable bag | $ 3.00 )

Oregano

Well known as an ingredient in tomato dishes and sauces. Wonderful addition to a pot roast or gravy. A good herb to use on carrots and other vegetables, salads and chicken.

( 1.2 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

( .4 oz resealable bag | $ 3.00 )

Original Shaker Pork Rub *

Versatile on all types of the other white meat! Pulled pork, loin, BBQ, tenderloin, roast, chops and ribs. (Sage, marjoram, rosemary, parsley, thyme).

( .75 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

Parsley

A perfect garnish on fish, poultry and meat. Sprinkle on top of potatoes and other white vegetables.

( 1.0 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

( .25 oz resealable bag | $ 3.00 )

NEW! Pickling Spices

(Coriander Seed, Dill Seed, Mustard Seed, Bay Leaf, Cassia, Red Pepper, Allspice) Try your hand at pickling your favorite vegetables with this favorite pickling blend.

( 2.4 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

( 1.0 oz resealable bag | $ 3.00 )

NEW! Pizza Seasoning

(Onion, Garlic, Oregano, Anise Seed, Rosemary, Green Bell Pepper) Add this classic blend to your pizza sauce.

( 2.0 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

( 1.0 oz resealable bag | $ 3.00 )

Poultry Seasoning*

(Marjoram, Sage, Parsley, Rosemary, Thyme) This mixture was developed specifically to use on poultry and stuffing. Combined with olive oil it makes a great baste for the grill not only on poultry, but potatoes too.

( 1.6 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

( .5 oz resealable bag | $ 3.00 )

Pumpkin Pie Spice

(Cinnamon, Ginger, Nutmeg) Select your favorite variety of pumpkin or squash -- fresh or canned -- then add this mixture of three spices to produce wonderful pies. Try in vegetable side dishes. Resealable bag.

( .75 oz resealable bag | $ 3.00 )

Rosemary

A tangy herb used to flavor everything from vegetables to meat, poultry, lamb, pork, soups and sauces.

( 1.7 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

( .75 oz resealable bag | $ 3.00 )

Sage

A pungent herb. Good with fowl, game, pork and sharp cheeses. Traditional in stuffing for poultry and veal.

( 1.9 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

( .6 oz resealable bag | $ 3.00 )

Salad Seasoning *

(Basil, Marigold, Marjoram, Onion, Oregano, Parsley, Tarragon, Thyme). A fine mixture to use either fresh on garden salads or in a vinaigrette.

( 1.5 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

( 1.5 oz resealable bag | $ 3.00 )

Savory

Use in egg dishes, meats and fowl.

( 1.5 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

( .8 oz resealable bag | $ 3.00 )

Soup Seasoning

Use according to taste in all soups - homemade, canned or dried.

( .8 oz resealable bag | $ 3.00 )

NEW! Steak Seasoning

(Salt, Garlic, Black Pepper, Coriander Seed, Mustard Seed, Dill Seed, Red Pepper) A must-have, simple seasoning with a "kick". Great for grilling.

( 4.2 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

( 1.0 oz resealable bag | $ 3.00 )

Tarragon

Perfect for chicken, eggs and fish. It is strong and aromatic, so be delicate with it and use towards the end of cooking.

( 1.0 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

( .25 oz resealable bag | $ 3.00 )

Thyme

Great with lamb or use on poultry, fish or in soup. Add a little to melted butter to pour vegetables.

( 1.2 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

( .8 oz resealable bag | $ 3.00 )

* Mixtures developed here by the community. These mixtures have been time tested by the Shaker Sisters in our own kitchen to the applause of the Community and our guests. We highly recommend these superior blends.

Shaker Flavored Water (4 oz. frosted glass bottle -- $4.75)

Shaker Rose Water

A superior flavoring; use in place of vanilla. Wonderful delicate flavor and aroma especially good with apple recipes.

Shaker Mint Water

Flavoring used with vegetables, jellies, cakes, cookies, puddings and many chocolate recipes.  (please specify plastic or glass bottles)

Shaker Herbal Teas

Packaged in reusable slipcover tins (2-7/8" x 1-3/4") with a pleasing blue and red imprint on a yellow label.

Chamomile

Apple-like taste; tea made famous in Peter Rabbit.

( 1.1 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

Catnip

A soothing, mild nightcap. Or a special treat for your cat.

( 1.2 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

NEW! Fruit Blend

(Rose Hips, Lemon Grass, Hibiscus, Peppermint, Orange Peel) A light dessert tea.

( 1.5 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

NEW! Ginger Lemon Tea

(Ginger Pieces, Lemon Grass, Lemon Peel, Licorice, Spearmint) A spicy robust blend.

( 1.3 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

Herbal Blend *

Our most popular tea. A pleasing blend of chamomile, lemon balm, lemon verbena and spearmint.

( 1.2 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

Horehound

Basis for the old fashioned horehound candy. Use sparingly and sweeten with honey.

( 1.4 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

Lavender

Used either for a unique tea, in potpourris or perfumes.

( 1.0 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

Lemon Balm

Lightly scented lemon with a suggestion of mint. Not as strong as lemon verbena.

( 1.2 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

Lemon Verbena

Strong lemon flavor. This herb is good served hot or iced.

( 1.2 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

NEW! Licorice Mint Tea

(Licorice, Spearmint, Peppermint) An old-fashioned blend.

( 1.3 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

Mint Blend *

Our own blends of peppermint and spearmint. Good after a large meal to settle the stomach.

( 1.1 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

Minty Balm

(Bee Balm, Egyptian Mint) Aromatic. A quiet time tea.

( 1.1 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

Peppermint

Heady flavor; serve either hot or cold.

( 1.1 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

Rose Hips

High in Vitamin C serve either hot or cold.

( 2.4 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

Spearmint

Serve either hot or cold.

( 1.0 oz tin | $ 5.50 )

Eldress Hester's Potpourri

An 1858 recipe of Eldress Hester Ann Adams of the Sabbathday Lake Shakers. A delightful aroma of flowers and spices. Use as a room or drawer freshener. NOT INTENDED FOR INTERNAL CONSUMPTION.

( $6.50 )

Fir Balsam Pillows

( Small; 5" x 5" | $ 8.00 )

( Large; 8" x 8" | $ 13.00 )