Popular in French cuisine, fines herbes is a classic blend with a delicately balanced bouquet of fresh tender herbs. Use fines herbes to season mildly flavored dishes, such as omelets, fish, and vegetables.

  • Yield: About 1/2 cup
  • Difficulty: Easy

Ingredients (5)

  • 2 tablespoons chopped Italian parsley
  • 2 tablespoons chopped chervil
  • 1 tablespoon finely chopped thyme
  • 2 tablespoon snipped chives
  • 4 teaspoons chopped tarragon


  1. Using only fresh herbs, combine 2 tablespoons chopped Italian parsley, 2 tablespoons chopped chervil, 1 tablespoon finely chopped thyme, 2 tablespoon snipped chives, and 4 teaspoons chopped tarragon. This mixture should be chopped just before use, as it deteriorates quickly.