What is a sprig of thyme?
I am getting ready to make a recipe that calls for 5 sprigs of fresh thyme and I am clueless!! I have it growing in my herb garden but I even wonder if I have that much? I have just two little branches (?) left. I'm not usually so picky about amounts but i don't have any idea! Thanks so much for helping!
A sprig is about a 3 inch little branch.
If you don't have enough you can usually get it in the produce section of the grocery store.
"Mommy, Can we Please, Please, Please have spinach for dinner?" DD2(age 6)
When in doubt, check the dictionary.
sprig: a small spray of some plant including it's leaves and a flower.
A sprig: a branch approx. 3" long, I'd say.
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