I love the way fresh basil tastes and smells! Did you know that there are many different types of basil including Sweet Basil, Holy Basil, Cinnamon Basil, and Lime Basil? Basil has been appreciated for it’s amazing healing properties for many years, including it’s antibiotic and anti-inflammatory properties. Basil is also a concentrated source of iron, calcium, and potassium. For the most nutritious and best tasting basil, find a plant with the brightest and most colorful leaves.